Level III (The Solo Dive) – (Watch the Video Version)

Exit
C.O.A. (Circle of Awareness: Ground-Altimeter-Instructor)
3 P.R.C.P’s/P.P.C.T.’s (Practice Pilot Chute Throw)
Trim control (Hands Back, Heels Back)
C.O.A.
5,500′ wave off
Student starts pull sequence at 5,000′

Level IV (Team Turns)

Exit
C.O.A.
2 P.R.C.P./P.P.C.T.
Left 90° check altimeter
Right 90° check altimeter
5,500′ wave off
Student starts pull sequence at 5,000′

Level V (The Release Dive)

Exit
C.O.A.
1 P.R.C.P./P.P.C.T.
2 Toe taps
Student practices hover control
5,500′ wave off
Student starts pull sequence at 5,000′

Level VI (Turns & Forward Movement Dive)

Exit (2-way line)
C.O.A. release
Student make 90° right turn and 90° left turn
Student moves forward to re-dock
C.O.A. release
Student makes 360° left turn
Student moves forward to re-dock
C.O.A. release
Student waves off at 5,000′ and starts pull sequence

Level VII (Flips and Tracking Dive)

Solo exit (poised-outside of aircraft)
Student does 1st back loop
Check altimeter
Student does 2nd back loop (if above 6,000′)
Check altimeter
Student takes heading East or West and tracks for 5-6 sec.
Student stops track by 5,500′
Student waves off at 5,000′ and starts pull sequence

Level VIII (The Graduation Dive)

Diving exit (Superman exit)
Front loop
360° right
360° left
Back loop (if above 6,000′/Instructor optional)
Track
Student stops track by 5,000′
Student waves off at 4,500′ and starts pull sequence