Home / Learn to Glide Courses / Get your solo course Get your solo course£2,650.00 If you are serious about learning to fly then this is the course for you. It includes all the flying required to get you solo*, plus ground school, textbook and logbook. Choose your own dates – to make progress you should aim to fly at least every two weeks. See description below for full details. Get your solo course quantity Add to basket Buy Now Description Description If you are serious about learning to fly then this is the course for you. It includes all the flying required to get you solo*, plus ground school, textbook and logbook. Choose your own dates – to make progress you should aim to fly at least every two weeks. You will fly in a two-seater dual control glider with a qualified instructor, and follow the syllabus of the British Gliding Association. Launches are by aerotow – being towed into the air by a tow plane. There will be opportunities to experience cross-country flying as part of your training. Includes 12 months’ club membership. Discounted fee if you join as a full member at the end of your course. *fair use assumes 57 flights Important Booking Restrictions AGE Normal minimum age is 14. There is no upper age limit but please be aware that the participant will need sufficient mobility to climb into and out of a glider. SIZE Due to the configuration of the gliders and controls, minimum height is 5’ (1.5m), maximum 6’3’’ (1.9m). Minimum weight is 7 stone (44kg), maximum 16 stone (102kg). HEALTH It is your responsibility to declare any medical or other conditions which would affect your fitness to fly. If in doubt, consult your doctor. ALCOHOL We cannot fly anybody who is under the influence of alcohol. The permissible levels for flying are much more stringent than for driving a car. You will be asked to sign a declaration that you have not drunk alcohol within 8 hours of your flight and have not ‘binged’ in the previous 24 hours. Please note: The club will only offer refunds within 14 days of purchase.