SSC Ground School:
The Saskatoon Soaring Club generally runs a 6-session 15-hour Glider Ground School each year. For information contact the Saskatoon Soaring Club by email
2019 SSC Glider Ground School
Location: the Aviation Education Centre at the airport: #19 - 2725 Koyle Ave. (upstairs classroom)
Dates: March 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, and 25.
Time: held from 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm.
Cost is $50 for non-members (or $100 for ground school plus an introductory glider flight) plus books as required. Books used with this course include:
Topics covered in Ground School include:
- the Soar and Learn to Fly Gliders manual of the Soaring Association of Canada
- the Glider Pilot Ground School manual of the Saskatoon Soaring Club
- also recommended (but not required) is the book From the Ground
Everyone welcome to first session, no obligation or commitment.
- Glider and Soaring Operations
- Theory of Flight
- Aircraft Instruments
- Air Regulations