This is to meet the Adventurous Training Aim through the delivery of structured courses that seek to develop the requisite skills and techniques necessary to complete.
- Static line descents
- Freefall descents
- Category 4 to 8 of the BPA's Category System
- BPA A Licence and training towards Instructor awards
Examples of Parachuting courses on offer include.
- Basic Freefall Parachute (BFP) - A 5-day course designed for either novice parachutists or those with very limited parachuting experience.
- Intermediate Freefall Parachute (IFP) - A 10-day course for students that have already attained a BPA Category System rating and aspire to qualify further.
- Advanced Freefall Parachute (AFP) - A 10-day course for students that are attempting to achieve their BPA A Licence and higher awards.
- Basic Instructor Training Cadre (BIC) - a 10-day course designed to be undertaken by prospective parachute instructors from all 3 Services.
After successfully completing a course, students are awarded service qualifications. These equate to the British Parachute Association qualifications.
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