Learn To Skydive

Advanced Freefall Program (AFP)

Learn To Skydive in Chicago

Advanced Freefall Program

The Advanced Freefall Program (AFP) at Skydive Chicago™ is an exclusive instructional program originally developed in 1984 by Roger Nelson. AFP has evolved over the years into the most progressive and complete curriculum used in the skydiving world today. The AFP curriculum has inspired USPA’s requirements for self-supervision, thus producing more competent and confident skydivers. Unlike with other programs, AFP graduates have excelled in all aspects of the sport becoming National and World Champions.

Individualized attention with one on one instruction starts with an in-depth 8-hour class.

Learn to Skydive in Chicago18 specifically designed levels to teach you:

  • Flight Planning
  • Altitude Awareness
  • Freefall Body Position
  • Deployment Procedures
  • Canopy Flight
  • Equipment Instruction and Packing
  • Video of your jump included for each level
  • Maximized training with video review

Pre-requisites to AFP

  • Must weigh less than 230lbs
  • Complete at least 2 tandem jumps
  • Completed objectives of the tandem progression
  • At least 1 tandem jump made at Skydive Chicago within 6 months of your AFP class

Private Skydiving Lessons

Unable to attend the pre-scheduled Transition Courses or just want a more individualized class?  Private courses are available.

  • FREE! With the purchase of an A License Package or A License in a week package.
  • 72 hour notice required.
  • Call 815-433-0000 or info@skydivechicago.com

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