Boasting for an exceptional location in Villeneuve for SIV courses, Air Turquoise SA and Alain Zoller suggest you to do an essential step forward for your safety in flight.
Obtaining the paragliding pilot license which means finalizing the education is not enough to understand how the different air masse can influence your flight. Flying in thermal or dynamic conditions can sometimes lead to situations which a pilot may not be prepared on. A two-day course you will be able to train your safety reactions and increase confidence in your equipment and your self. You will learn to control your Paraglider beyond your "normal" flight envelope and under conditions of maximum safety!
We only work with small groups up to 8 pilots
SIV course is aimed for students/pilots with at least 30 flights and who wants to improve their confidence in the air and with the equipment.
Briefing the day before the SIV course is REQUIRED, pilot cannot participate in course if he/she didn't participate in the briefing.
To the certification office Air Turquoise SA will welcome you for video briefings and debriefings. Address Route du Pré-au-Comte, 8 at CH-1844 Villeneuve/VD
We'll not stop for a lunch break during the course, so please plan a picnic and/or we'll stop at the nearest bakery for a quick sandwich.
In case of bad weather, we'll discuss about the following procedure. The calendar is relatively busy, but we can move or postpone for one day before the SIV course is cancelled. The service provided will be paid in accordance to the price list.
Each pilot is equipped with a automatic lifejacket and radio