British Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association

British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association

BHPA Courses

The BHPA courses listed on this page are for qualified pilots. If you want to learn to fly a hang glider or paraglider, please visit our registered schools page.

Coach Courses
The following Club Coach Courses will be held in 2020. Any club wishing to host a Club Coach Course on any of the available dates shown below should intitially contact Stephanie Blankley in the BHPA Office.

Please note that the club coach course fee is now £30 per participant, and £20 for a retake.

Existing coaches are reminded that the BHPA now operates a system of Coach Revalidation, and that FSC recommends that coaches re-attend a Coach Course at least every five years to ensure that nothing gets forgotten, and that they are fully up-to-date with current thinking.

If you require further information or would like to book a place on any of the confirmed coach courses shown below, please email or telephone the contact shown for that particular course.

Please contact Stephanie Blankley in the BHPA office for further information about the proposed Instructor/Senior Coach course.

2020 Course Location Contact
18 - 19 January 2020 Club Coach Devon & Somerset Condors Tony Farthing 01458 834 113
21 - 22 March 2020 Club Coach Long Mynd Soaring Club Sian Leavesley 07977 385 673
20 - 22 April 2020 Instructor/Senior Coach Course tbc Stephanie Blankley 0116 289 4316
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BHPA Courses Calendar last updated: 16 January 2020