PARACHUTE PACKING COURSE
Parachute Packing Course – Static Line Round and Reserve
Date: 29 Jan 2018 to 24 Feb 2018
Place: 49 Du Plessis Avenue, Langenhovenpark, Bloemfontein
Learning Program Purpose
The Aim of the Programme is to equip the Learner with the necessary knowledge and Skills to Pack and Inspect Round Main and Round Reserve parachutes.
Introduction to Packing
List of Components
Layout of the parachute
Inspection of the parachute
Folding the canopy
Clearing the gores
Folding the corners
Long – Folding the canopy
Break – cord tie
Stowing the canopy
Stowing the suspension lines
Stowing the deployment bag
Closing the pack
The Complete Assembly
The Learner must be Proficient in English.
The Learner must be a Volunteer.
The Learner must be medically fit
The Instructor Student Ratio will be 1:12. The number of Learners will depend on the number of parachutes and Packing table available for packing.