President: Keith Andrews (306) 249-1859
Treasurer: Rob Lohmaier (306) 764-7381
A member has access to use of all the equipment and facilities of the club and training available from member instructors. A new member will be provided all the flight training needed to obtain a glider pilot licence at only the cost of the launch and rental of the aircraft.
Training is provided by the members who have instructor rating. The Chief Flight Instructor provides the leadership of this group. The steps to licencing (ab initio) are:
Ground School (Theory and Background for flight training)
Flight Training from instructors
Student Licencing with Medical Certificate
Testing for Solo
Training while Solo
Flight Testing for proficiency for licencing
Ministry of Transport written test for licence
Glider flying is a group activity and needs contributions from all members. The club needs field managers, winch drivers, instructors as well as many other helpers to allow the operation to run smoothly, safely, and at reasonable cost. Members can also contribute by running wings, washing, mowing, painting, building, fixing ,etc.
CLUB MEMBERSHIP FEES, PER YEAR
Regular: $170.00 (includes SAC membership of $120.00)
Youth: $85.00 (includes SAC membership of $60.00
Half-Year: ½ of the above yearly membership fees.
(after August 1st and only for new members.)
FLYING and LAUNCHING FEES:
$ 30.00 per hour for club gliders
$ 5.00 per winch launch