AFF Stage 1 Course Airlie Beach

AFF Stage 1 Course Airlie Beach
From AUD $495.00
  • Duration: 8 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Bloomsbury, QLD
  • Product code: P4SJLC

Prepare yourself for a life-changing experience. You will complete your first solo skydive, with the assistance of two instructors in freefall. This exhilarating jump marks the beginning of the 9-stage AFF course that will take you closer to achieving your dream of becoming a skilled and qualified skydiver. 

What to expect: 

  • Day 1: We kick off with one full day of ground training. You will learn the theory and skills to safely perform your AFF skydives. This includes learning about the gear, parachute steering, emergency procedures, and everything else you need to know to prepare for your first jump. 

  • Day 2: On your first skydive, two instructors will assist you and keep you stable in freefall, but you will wear and fly your own parachute. After the jump, you will have a debrief and start incorporating learnings and tips in your logbook. 

  • This is just the beginning of your exciting skydiving journey. If you decide that skydiving is for you, then it is time for AFF Stage 2! After AFF Stage 1 all skydives follow the same routine: 15-minute brief, jump, debrief. 

  • You can continue your course at any of our 1300SKYDIVE dropzones offering AFF skydives. 


What’s included:  

  • Australian Parachute Federation student membership 

  • Access to pre-course online theory 

  • Full-day skydiving ground course. 

  • AFF Stage 1 skydive with two instructors 

  • Student logbook, gear hire and all training materials. 

  • Full debrief of your jump to start filling your logbook 

  • Skydive certificate 

  • Photo and video extras available. 


Our skydiving operation in Airlie Beach: 

  • Just a few hundred metres from the coastline, our dropzone is located in Laguna Quays, about a 40-minute drive south of Airlie Beach. You will be surrounded by stunning views and great weather all year round. 

  • Airlie Beach Skydivers is part of 1300SKYDIVE, Aussie family-owned and operated for over 50 years and the most experienced skydiving operation in Australia. We have trained thousands of skydivers over the last few decades. 

  • You are in good hands with our team of skydiving instructors, licensed by the Australian Parachute Federation, with thousands of jumps each. 

  • At Airlie Beach Skydivers, safety is our top priority. Our professional riggers meticulously inspect all gear, and our aircraft undergo regular maintenance by our team of engineers. 


Learn to skydive holiday package 

  • Check out our full packages to learn to skydive with accommodation included. This is a fun and convenient option if you are serious about completing your AFF course and getting your licence in just a few days or weeks. 

Minimum requirements: 

  • Must be at least 16 years old. Students under 18 require written consent from a parent or guardian. No maximum age limit. 

  • Weight limit is 110kg. 

  • Basic fitness and good general health are required for safety. If you are unsure whether you meet minimum requirements contact us for an individual assessment. 

  • During the ground course, all students are assessed on their knowledge and ability to perform freefall tasks and emergency procedures. 


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