To book a One Day Course as an individual, please fill out a "One Day Course and Trial Lesson" form and a "Gift Aid" form which can be found on the Forms page. The rate of the flight or flights can be found on the Recommended Donations sheet, also found in the forms section.
To book a One Day Course as a group, contact the Group Course Secretary.
The object of this course is to give people an insight into the sport of Gliding. These courses take place on Saturdays commencing at 10.00am and through the day until everyone has completed the course or until dusk.
The course consists of 3 winch launches and the current rates are shown on the Rates / Donations page. The daily rate includes day membership and all flying costs. Participants of this course are expected to assist in the operation throughout the day.
The course consists of:
To avoid disappointment you should book as soon as possible, as places are limited and the demand high. The course is open to all ages and group bookings are also welcome. One Day Courses run from April to October.
Please note, the maximum individual pilot weight we are permitted to carry in the Upward Bound Trust training gliders is 225lb or 16 stones (102kg). This limit is set by the maximum permitted seat capacity of the glider and we cannot accept applicants whose weight exceeds this limit.