a paramotor soaring through the skies near bath at sunset on a cross country flight with Sky riders paramotor training school

Sky Riders

BHPA Paragliding & Paramotor Training School

Based in the South West of England

Take to the skies with expert training and access to private sites.

At Sky Riders, we offer comprehensive paragliding & paramotor training courses for all levels of pilots, from beginners to fully qualified. Our experienced instructors will guide you through the process, ensuring you gain the necessary skills and knowledge to be a great pilot. With access to private sites, you’ll have the opportunity to explore new and exciting flying locations.

Join our supportive community and embark on an unforgettable paragliding adventure today.

Selfie with Tom, the CFI of Sky Riders Paragliding & Paramotoring school on a cross country flight.


Paraglider beginner training courses at Kimmeridge Bay with Sky Riders
Elementary Pilot (EP) – Paragliding & Paramotoring

This beginner paragliding course will take you from a complete beginner to being able to competently launch and complete a simple solo flight plan under instruction.

Soaring high on a paraglider in Morocco with Sky Riders
Club Pilot (EP) – Paragliding Hill

In this course you will learn how to soar your paraglider among other useful skills in order to fly solo within a club environment.

Coming in to land after the glastonbury tor cross country paramotor flight. Paramotor Training and Pilot rating with Sky Riders
Club Pilot (CP) – Paramotoring

In this paramotor training course you will gain all the knowledge and skills required to become a solo paramotor pilot, capable of determining suitable flyable conditions and being able to fly without instruction

Why choose Sky Riders?

Sky Riders Paragliding & Paramotor Training School is your perfect launchpad!
We offer a range of BHPA-approved courses, from beginner to advanced, taught by passionate and highly qualified instructors who prioritise safety above all else.

Our smaller class sizes and experienced-based learning ensure you receive personalised attention and develop your flying skills with confidence.

Beyond training, we provide unparalleled support with on-site service and repair, demo gliders & harnesses, and a vibrant community to fuel your lifelong paragliding passion.

Choose Sky Riders and take flight!

Paramotoring with a hot air balloon

Embark on thrilling adventures around the world

Join us on our exciting adventure trips abroad, where you can experience the thrill of paragliding and paramotoring in stunning locations. Our expert instructors will guide you every step of the way, ensuring a safe and unforgettable experience.

Exploring old ruins during a sunset cross country flight with Sky Riders. This stunning photo was taken in Southern Spain