Become a qualified independent skydiver within days with this fantastic course! Receive expert tuition & see just how fast you progress. You will skydive at least 8 times as you work for your licence!
- Beccles (Suffolk)
- Price for 1 Participant
If you want to learn how to skydive independently as quickly as
possible, then the Accelerated Freefall (AFF) course is for you! It
is a new progressive skydiver teaching syllabus which will take you
from complete beginner to a Category 8 qualified skydiver in as
little as 8 tuition jumps. The AFF course is based on eight levels
of accomplishment, and there is normally one skydive at each level.
The course will cover enjoy a range of theory classes, static line
jumps and solo jumps, so you will gain a tried and tested knowledge
of all skydiving aspects. By the end of the course, you'll be able
to enjoy free fall anywhere in the world... solo!The course
commences with a full day of ground tuition with your Instructor.
This covers the theory and practice of skydiving and the use of
your parachute system. You will learn safety procedures, how the
equipment operates, how to exit the aircraft with your instructors,
how to maintain control and communicate in freefall, how to
initiate the opening of the main parachute, and how to steer down
to the landing area and land safely. Before jumping, you will
practise all the procedures for both your skydive and the parachute
descent until your instructors are completely satisfied with your
Next, you'll take the aircraft right ‘to the top’ - around 13,000 feet - and with one instructor at each side you'll exit the aircraft and put your new skills to the test. With the maximum amount of time in freefall, and the very best instructors at your side, you'll get the ultimate experience and the maximum achievement! Once you've deployed your own parachute, you'll fly it safely back to the landing area yourself and meet your instructors for a de-brief and a 20 minute brief for your next skydive. After a minimum of eight jumps you will be skydiving by yourself.
Your Accelerated Freefall (AFF) course in Suffolk is available all year round but is weather dependent.
Minimum Age: 16 (16 & 17 year olds need
written consent from parent or guardian)
Maximum Age: 50+ are generally not accepted for this jump
Maximum Weight:15 stone
A reasonable, but not high degree of fitness and agility is required for your AFF course in Suffolk . All students must be within their recommended Body Mass Index (height in proportion to weight). On the day of the jump ALL skydivers will be required to complete the British Parachute Association Student Parachutist Declaration of Fitness. If you are over 40, or have a medical condition that may affect your ability to freefall or parachute safely, you will require a doctor’s certificate to be completed in advance. If you are disabled this does not mean you cannot skydive - please contact the centre for more details.
Experience Duration: 00:00
Time at Venue: 00:00
Duration of your Accelerated Freefall Course in Suffolk can vary due to weather and your own circumstances. Given good weather, the course may sometimes be completed in as little as 3 days.
Participants: The Suffolk AFF Skydiving Course is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: -1
Spectators Allowed on Site: Yes
Spectators are welcome to watch your jumps for your AFF course near Norwich, and refreshments and toilets will be available at the centre.
For your AFF course in Suffolk, you should wear casual, comfortable clothing that allows you to move freely. Please wear suitable footwear e.g. trainers.
Your Accelerated Freefall (AFF) course in Suffolk is weather dependent. Good visibility and broken cloud are required. The base of the cloud must be no lower than the opening height of the parachute. The maximum wind speed for Tandems is 20 knots. If you are unable to jump as a result of poor weather, you will be able to rearrange a new date.