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Essential Canopy Skills Program

Course «Advanced Accuracy»
(doubles as USPA C-License Course)

USPA Competitor Qualification Requirement:
If you want to participate in competitions, the C-License allows you to enter the following USPA disciplines/events: Accuracy Landing, Artistic Events (Open), Canopy Formation (2-Way Open), Canopy Formation (4-Way), Canopy Piloting (see SCM 5.2.2), Formation Skydiving (Open), Formation Skydiving (10- and 16-way), Vertical Formation Skydiving, Mixed Formation Skydiving (Open), Wingsuit Flying, and Speed Skydiving.

Course Description

Advanced Accuracy Course: accuracy landing
A jumper lands in a three dimensional target, constrained to 10x20 meters (2150sqft).

In order to meet the USPA C-License accuracy landing requirements, an applicant must have 25 landings that are within a pre-declared seven foot (≅ 2.1m) target. The AXIS Advanced Accuracy Course focuses primarily on pattern work by using ground reference maneuvers coupled with GPS analysis. Understanding how to adjust a landing pattern based on the environment and other jumpers, students begin to understand how their flying behavior and choices affect accuracy. This course provides its participants a detail oriented and analytical approach for self-improvement, and is a must have before venturing into the world of high performance landings.

Before each jump, you will receive theoretical information and practical drills to be performed under canopy. An AXIS coach will watch your entire canopy flight and take a video of your approach and landing. Each jump will be debriefed using the video and GPS information.

The course includes

An AXIS coach will watch your entire canopy flight on all jumps and record your approach and landing. There will be a video debrief and theoretical class work after each jump.

Advanced Accuracy Canopy Course - Jump 1Advanced Accuracy Canopy Course - Jump 2Advanced Accuracy Canopy Course - Jump 3Advanced Accuracy Canopy Course - Jump 4Advanced Accuracy Canopy Course - Jump 5B-License Canopy Course - coach filming approach and landing

Organizational Information

Your Agenda for the Day

Here is a quick break down of what you can expect for the course:

Next Dates

This course is currently by appointment only. Please contact us to schedule a date.

Check out our calendar page for other courses.

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References for optional C-License exam

USPA Skydivers Information Manual (SIM)
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