CP Progression course

CP Progression course


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Rated 5.00 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
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CP Progression course – for qualified pilots

The CP progression course is a three day paragliding course for BHPA CP rated pilots. You must have your own equipment and be a full annual BHPA member. The main aim with the CP progression course is to improve your basic skills and to make you a better / safer pilot in the air and on the ground.

You will work with a Fly Sussex Instructor in smaller groups to develop your skills. Each individual pilot is assessed with the aim of improving his/her flying and ground handling and tackling areas where improvements are possible.


A mixture of our own private sites and Southern Hang Gliding Club sites.

CP Progression Requirements

  • Your own wing, harness, reserve and helmet (radio is advisable)
  • Annual BHPA membership – Bring your card as proof
  • Logbook

CP Progression Aims:

  • To make you a better pilot in the air and on the ground
  • Flying in a club environment
  • Expanded understanding of site assessment, weather, glider control


3 sessions

Progression Plan:

Flying skills:

building airtime

360 turns

top landings

slope landings

tandem flight


Ground handling skills:

Obstacle course

Cobra launch

A+Ds launch


Seated gh

Drag prevention

Stall point appreciation



Where we can and can’t fly


Weather forecasts

Sea breeze – land breeze


polar curve

valley winds


Principles of flight

SIV preparation



coastal flying

mountain flying


2 reviews for CP Progression course

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Matt Russell

    Thanks guys had a great day of post CP training! Great to get airbourne again after 2 years.

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    Nevil King

    Had a Fantastic day flying with these guys, after a long layoff from completing my cp elsewhere. Instructors all completely professional but fun at same time. Felt my confidence coming back already after day one. Wonderful.!!!!

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