How to feel a thermal without the instruments, how to decode the feeling, when to re-center, by how much.
Turning before the vario giving any indication, not turning despite the vario screaming, flying without instruments (except for the Flarm and the radio)
Trajectories for exploiting classic slopes.
Real-time wind reading techniques.
Anti-stall flying technique.
Thinking the trajectory for times when the danger does not come from stalling.
Demonstration of escape maneuvers
Choice of trajectories.
Classic wave flying theory and exploitation techniques.
Basic models to know.
Introduction to 3D phenomenons that can play a role for the glider pilot, at high altitude as well as close to the ground.
More exotic wavy phenomenons.
Demonstration of the classic techniques.
Real-time explanations and vocalization of the decisions.
Theory of the different kinds of convergences.
How to recognize one.
How to find one.
How to exploit.
Demonstration of exploitation techniques.
Vocalization of observation and decisions.
Explanations and coaching.
Managing mountain soaring, regarding performance and safety.
Gliding in unknown terrain and staying aloft.
Aerodynamic principles to know regarding the use of flaps.
Practical use, exceptions, reflexes to build.