Welcome to Air Ventures Paragliding School

A fully registered BHPA paragliding school in the beautiful Lake District, Air Ventures is run by Gordie Oliver, a highly experienced local instructor and pilot, backed up by a team of committed instructors.  We have a simple teaching etiquette, to provide our clients with the best service and value for money as possible.  For this reason we have the best selection of training gliders and equipment available in this region, the most experienced instructional team around, and pride ourselves on producing safe, competent, happy pilots, as our track record will testify.

Having the good fortune of being based in one of the top flying areas of Britain, we feel you will receive the highest quality of service with Air Ventures.  We are open seven days a week with the weather being the only variable to hold us back.

Air Ventures website provides comprehensive information on all our paragliding courses and will also carry additional news on special events, equipment promotions and specialist courses as and when applicable. We are also the only UK school to provide BHPA speedflying training and qualification.