Learn how to make a parachute jump – just like the professionals!
The jump is in two parts: On the first day you will undergo a minimum of six hours training on all aspects of the jump
On the following day you will perform the jump solo from up to 3,000 feet using a modern square parachute canopy securely attached to a 'static line' which is designed to open your parachute for you
Completion of this training course is the first step to becoming a fully qualified skydiver and all students receive a British Parachute Association approved certificate.
To Parachute for MHA and raise much needed funds to help support older people apply online here. Choose a location, then select ‘MHA’ from the drop-down list when asked to choose a charity.
Nationwide - There are over 20 British Parachute Association approved centres across the UK.
Event Entry Fee - £70
Event Sponsorship - £360
Click here to register online Choose a location, then select ‘MHA’ from the drop-down list when asked to choose a charity.
For more information about Parachuting for MHA contact the Fundraising Team at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01332 221641
Registration for this event is open all year
No experience is required as all training is provided
Day 1 - On the first day you will undergo a minimum of six hours training on all aspects of the jump - the equipment used, how to exit the aircraft, how to check your canopy, reserve drills and most importantly how to control your landing.
Day 2 - On the following day you will perform the jump solo from up to 3,000 feet using a modern square parachute canopy.
£6 could help us deliver a week's Telebuddies service, providing a regular phone call to check on five isolated older people living alone.
£50 could train a volunteer befriender for an isolated older person, helping to reduce loneliness and isolation in their own home.
£180 could fund a Music Therapist for a day, working to reduce anxiety in four 1:1 sessions and one group session.
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