to pack your parachute can save you a lot of money and time
on your skydiving holiday. Freefall Addicts have included
every advanced parachute packing technique required into their
course, to ensure that after your days training you are skilled
enough to be able to safely jump your own pack job. Most people
decide to do this course after purchasing their own rig, this
is usually the best time to start. That being said, we can
offer this course as part of your AFF, FS1 or canopy training.
a parachute is done in a series of stages. We break each of
these stages down into a clear set of instructions. We will
demonstate exactly how to complete every phase and then you
will practice for yourself.
you are working we will show you the best techniques to make
the job as easy as possible, checking every detail along the
of all we will show you how to prepare your parachute after
a jump for packing. The next step is learn how to check that
all your lines are free from entanglements.
will then move on to preparing the canopy to lay on the ground.
Next we look at how to check that all of your lines are laying
in the right place and how to fold the canopy ready to put
in the bag.
the parachute into the bag is usually the hardest part of
the pack job, so we take a lot of time here to show you the
best way to do this.
the parachute is in the bag you will then learn how to stow
all your lines and place the packjob into the container. We
will then look at how to close the container and fold the
you have worked on all this we will then ask you to do a full
pack cycle with minimum assisance. If you complete this to
a high standard you can then jump your own pack job!
information about our packing courses please visit our prices
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