Training

At the Piako Gliding Club we are fully committed to training our members: from someone who has never sat in a glider through to an experienced solo pilot wishing to explore cross-country soaring. Flying gliders at Piako Gliding Club is one of the most affordable ways to learn to fly throughout the country.

About our Training Programmes

At the Piako Gliding Club we are fully committed to training our members: from someone who has never sat in a glider through to an experienced solo pilot wishing to explore cross-country soaring. Here are the training services we offer.
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Helpers Wanted!

Interested in coming out to help out at the airfield?
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Learn-to-Fly Course

Learn to fly courses have been temporarily suspended. We will update the web site, soon as we are in a position to run one. Meantime, our training as always is still available Saturdays, Sundays, Wednesdays and Public Holiday's. Book through our booking desk.
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Upcoming Courses

Our 1 week Learn-to-Fly Beginners Courses have been temporarily suspended, but training still available, as usual, Sat, Sun, Wed & Public Holidays. Book through our booking desk. 
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