SGC Safety Day

Start Time: 12:00pm  March 10th 2018

Skydive Greene County encourage all jumpers of all experience levels to attend USPA Safety Day. USPA Safety & Training Advisors and other drop zone staff members will coordinate this special day of seminars, updates, and review training to make skydiving as safe as possible.

Safety Day will cover the following areas of saftey:

Gear Check and Review : We will have jumpers inspect their rigs with a rigger. Check closing loops and flaps, pilot chute snugness and condition, velcro, three-ring condition, RSL routing, AAD compliance with battery and factory check, etc.

Skydiving Emergency Review and Drills : We will be review all types of problems, reinforce altitude awareness, discuss disorientation, practice in a suspended harness.

Skydiving Emergency Review and Drills : We will be review all types of problems, reinforce altitude awareness, discuss disorientation, practice in a suspended harness.

Canopy Flight and Landing Patterns : We will go over aerial photos to show acceptable and unacceptable outs, review hazards, establish or review landing patterns, and discuss canopy handling toward preventing low-turn accidents.

Aircraft Procedures and Emergencies : Our pilots will review exit order and loading procedures, seat belt and weight and balance concerns, spotting procedures, visibility minimums and cloud clearances, air traffic control requirements, and aircraft emergency scenarios.