British Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association

British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association

BHPA Registered Schools - Parascending

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BHPA Registered Schools will train you at a rate of progress that is suitable for you.

They are monitored for safety and the quality of the training they offer and the equipment they use, and their instructors are licensed by the Association.

For a better understanding of the various disciplines available within our sport and the training options available at each school, please visit our Learn to Fly page.

A UK wide network of BHPA recreational clubs look after flying sites in their area, and offer guidance and assistance to qualified pilots at a local level. You can also contact your local recreational club for further information about BHPA registered school operating in your area before you commit to a course of training.

To find your nearest BHPA registered school, please enter the first part of your post code in the search box on the left side of this page.

You can also view a list of All BHPA registered schools, or a list of BHPA registered schools training abroad.

You can also view a map showing the approximate location of all BHPA registered schools.

Other Sources of advice and information

The following list is just a small selection of the numerous alternative sources of advice and information available on the internet. These Facebook pages and forums are completely independent, and are not affiliated in any way to the British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association:

School Disciplines Contact Address Details
Bollington PC Paragliding:
Hill, Tow

Gregory Hunt.
Tel: 0161 905 1656.
Gregory Hunt, 81 Sylvan Avenue, Timperley, Cheshire, WA15 6AD. Non-commercial tow club (est 1972) operating at Barton airfield (M30 7SA) at weekends. Elementary and Club Pilot training, hill to tow conversions and scout only taster sessions.
GLSW & Surrey Scout PC Parascending:
Simon Sykes.
Tel: 07780 604 430 (Simon Sykes).
Simon Sykes, Farm View, Can Hatch, Burgh Heath. Surrey, KT20 6DS. Part time club, predominantly flying Scouts & Guides, ab-initio courses and advanced flying.
Green Dragons HG & PG Centre Hang Gliding:
Hill, Tow

Hill, Tow, Power

Andrew Shaw.
Tel: 01883 652666.
Fax: 01883 652600.
Warren Barn Farm, Slines Oak Road, Woldingham, Surrey, CR3 7HN. One of the UKs premier schools, established in 1974. Offers tuition for both HG/PG specialist in small or large groups, with probably the UKs largest flying shop & workshop onsite.
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BHPA registered schools database last updated: 16 December 2016 at 15:47:48 PM