Become a qualified skydiver with this fantastic Accelerated Free Fall Course, where you will complete 8 jumps with the instructors from a range of heights including 5,000ft. 6,000ft & 12,500ft.
- Nottingham (Nottinghamshire)
- Price for 1 Participant
Accelerated Free Fall Courses in Nottingham are available 7 days per week throughout the year. 'Ground School' generally starts on a Monday, where you'll learn the theory and techniques on the ground before practicing them throughout the rest of the week.
Minimum Age: 16 (Under 18's need a signed
letter of consent from parent or guardian)
Maximum Age: 55 (Over 40's need BPA signed declaration from doctor)
Maximum Weight: 15 Stone (95kg)
You Cannot Skydive If You Have Any of the Following:
Severe Head Injury
Disease of the Brain or Nervous System
High Blood Pressure
Heart or Lung Disease
Recurrent Weakness or Dislocation of Any Limb
Drug or Alcohol Addiction
Experience Duration: 00:00
Time at Venue: 00:00
AFF courses usually take around 5-7 days to complete, depending
on the weather.
This would usually begin with a 'Ground School' classroom brief on the Monday before commencing the 8 jumps over the remainder of the week - if the conditions allow. The course does not have to be completed over the following week, however it is advised to do it this way.
The AFF Course in Nottingham can take as little as two days, however this would require perfect weather conditions and a high level of fitness - so is highly unlikely.
Participants: The AFF Skydiving Course Nottingham is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: -1
Spectators Allowed on Site: Yes
Friends and family are not permitted to watch the AFF Course due
to the fact the course is spread over a number of days. However, it
is possible to watch a number of the skydives from the viewing
There is an on site canteen that serves hot food and drinks throughout skydiving operational hours.
You should wear casual and comfortable clothes for your AFF
Course with British Parachute Schools, as you'll be wearing the
safety equipment provided over the duration. This will include:
Two Parachutes (Main & Reserve)
- The large parachute is a square 'ram-air' canopy - which is the result of many years design innovation and is now used by most experienced skydivers.
AFF courses in Nottingham are weather dependent.
If the wind or rain is too strong on the day you may be required to wait around at BPS Langar Airfield.
If the conditions on the day do not look like clearing, the Level of course that you are attempting will be rescheduled for more convenient date.