Training Timeline

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Training Timeline2018-11-13T21:02:22+00:00

Day 1

  • Meet the AirX Team, Complete Waivers, Program Overview
  • Student Materials Assigned (Syllabus and Binder)
  • Student Equipment Assessment/Assignment (Harness/Helmet/Radio)
  • Student Weigh In
  • Daily Schedule
  • Safety Meeting/Weather Briefing
  • Ground Handling/Kiting Exercises
  • Classroom/Ground School
  • Gear Overview
  • Instructor Progress Review

Day 2

  • Daily Schedule
  • Safety Meeting/Weather Briefing
  • Ground Handling/Field Work
  • Classroom/Ground School
  • USPPA PPG1 Test Administered
  • Equipment Overview – Wing/Paramotor/Reserve/Helmet/Radio/Footwear/Gloves
  • Communications Protocols – Forward/Left/Right/Brake Positions
  • Instructor Progress Review

Day 3

  • Daily Schedule
  • Safety Meeting/Weather Briefing
  • Ground Handling/Field Work
  • Simulator Exercises
  • Power Walking Exercises
  • Paramotor Build/Maintenance Workshop
  • Instructor Progress Review

Day 4

  • Daily Schedule
  • Safety Meeting/Weather Briefing
  • Ground Handling/Field Work
  • Pre-Solo Motor Use
  • Power Taxi Exercises
  • Towing Exercises
  • Instructor Progress Review

Day 5

  • Daily Schedule
  • Safety Meeting/Weather Briefing
  • Additional Towing Exercises if Indicated
  • First Solo Flight Briefing
  • First Solo Flight
  • Instructor Progress Review

Day 6

  • Daily Schedule
  • Safety Meeting/Weather Briefing
  • Additional Solo Flights
  • Learning Review
  • Instructor Progress Review

Day 7

  • Daily Schedule
  • Safety Meeting/Weather Briefing
  • Additional Solo Flights
  • PPG1 Course of Instruction Completed – Instructor Rating Recommendation Submitted to USPPA