Requirements

 

  • Eight to ten course attendees.
  • Students are encouraged to show up for the course with the following items completed, so as to be able to complete all of the projects.

    • Have completed at least 10 reserve pack jobs under the guidance and supervision of an FAA licensed rigger (bring logbook stating that this requirement has been met). *Some students have done all the packing during the nine day course, but there will be more time for sewing and learning to pack a greater variety of rigs if ten packs are already completed.

    • Have read the Parachute Manual by Dan Poynter

    • Have read the Parachute Rigger Handbook (FAA-H-8083-17)

    • Practiced the written test on www.exams4pilots.com or Dauntless Written Knowledge Test Prep

Pre-Requisites 
You need to be able to pack a square main or reserve parachute. Actual jump experience is not necessary, but is helpful.