We are always looking to welcome new members who wish to learn to glide.

Our membership rates are great value.  To get started, choose from one of our below options:

Learn to Glide

The Learn to Glide package is a fantastic way to experience how a gliding club operates and gain your initial training toward becoming a glider pilot.

With all the benefits of full membership during an introductory period of three months, Learn to Glide offers fantastic value.


  • 3 months membership starting from the day of your first flight;
  • £385 (non-refundable) credited to your flying account equivalent to:
    • 25 five-minute flights with winch launches, or
    • 8 twenty-minute flights with 2000′ aero tows, or
    • any combination of launches and flying training
  • Welcome meeting to introduce you to the clubhouse, launch point, and airfield
  • Membership number for the Scottish Gliding Centre and access to our booking system
  • The opportunity to fly 7 days a week on our alternating program
  • Welcome pack including membership handbook, logbook, ground handling sheets, and SGC pen


Deluxe Learn to Glide Course

The Deluxe package is for those committed to their gliding education and who want gliding to become a part of their lives. You won’t regret it.

It includes everything in our standard Learn to Glide package plus the below additional extras:

  • One week intensive gliding course including all flying fees and 4 nights’ accommodation in our bunkhouse
  • Upgraded hardback logbook

The one-week intensive course can be booked at any point within your three months of membership with us. 

The intensive course section is ideal for those who wish to have an immersive experience either to kick start their learning or to consolidate their experience and potentially achieve solo standard.


University Gliding

We have had a partnership with Edinburgh University Gliding Club for over 50 years and are delighted to continue this relationship.

Contact the gliding club at the University for more information on scheduled flight times.