Post-Solo Training

Progress your skills to the next level

Progress your gliding skills and knowledge! Treat yourself to a week of intensive training and GlideOmarama will provide you with your own personal instructor, a dedicated glider, seminars, lectures and mountain soaring opportunities.

GlideOmarama can help you to progress from solo through A and B Certificate to the QGP (Qualified Glider Pilot Certificate) and beyond into badge flying and glider racing.

In a five day private Post Solo Training course GlideOmarama can cater to any level of experience. Contact GlideOmarama with details of your gliding experience and your aspirations and we will suggest a programme to fit your needs.

The Schedule

Every week from Monday through Friday starting October and finishing March.
Arrival day is normally the Sunday prior and departure the following Saturday for a total of six nights.

No learn to Post-Solo courses are run during racing weeks. This season they are:
10 – 17 November, 2018 (South Island Regional Championships)
2 to 12 January, 2019  (NZ Nationals)

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This course is priced for you to be flexible for the amount of towing and the type of glider(s) required.

NZ$ 2,475 per person
plus NZ$95 per hour Grob 103 two seater
and/or $80 per hour Grob 102 single seater
and/or NZ$165 per hour Duo Discus for a max. of 10 hours, thereafter at $250 per hour
plus tows charged by altitude – (eg a 2,000 ft tow is NZ$110.00)

includes:

Personal Instructor for 5 days.
Daily briefings, debriefings, seminars and ground school.
Club Membership
Maps
Visiting pilots guide.
Free wireless internet access
Use of club rooms, tea / coffee facilities.

Accommodation is not included but can be arranged.

Refunds and Extras:

Glider hire charged at the above rates.
In the case of bad weather days preventing flying, days in lieu can be arranged.
Aero tows and possible retrieves are not included – pay only for what you need!