AFF Ground School – Start your skydiving flight instruction with a 4-6 hour ground course covering everything you need to know to safely conduct your AFF Level 1 skydive. All aspects of skydiving including equipment, malfunctions, emergency procedures, landing patterns, body positioning, and more will be covered. You will be tested physically and with a written exam at the end of the class. For those who are ready, you will advance to AFF Level 1. If you’d like to do a practice jump with a tandem master before your AFF Level 1, it is complimentary.
The Targeted Learning Objectives for the FJC is to train and equip a first-time skydiver with everything they would need to know to making their first-jump and go on to become a competent and safe skydiver. The student will receive professional training and instruction from a USPA Certified Instructor and will be tested on their knowledge to satisfy all USPA and Instructor requirements. Once the ground school portion is complete the student will make their first jump with two highly trained AFF instructors who will observe and make sure all requirements are met during their first jump.
The Accelerated Freefall (AFF) Training program is one the most advanced and highly developed first-jump training programs in the world. A comprehensive, 5-6 hr. ground school will teach you everything you need to know to make a safe first-jump wearing your own parachute. You will learn about the sky diving equipment, the aircraft, the free fall, parachute flight, and even malfunctions and emergency scenarios. At the end of the course you will be tested to see if you are ready for AFF Level 1. If not quite ready, you may enhance your learning with an Advanced Tandem to practice your new skills. This tandem is free.