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Certification - Parachute Jumps

Updated on Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 1060 views

The golden rule here is only to sign a form that you are happy with. If  the wording is to broad   or some  sections suggest you have undertaken extensive investigations, then strike them out or rewrite and initial the sentence.  You also need to have some description of the nature of the jump.  Old fashioned civil jumps were said to be equivalent to jumping off a  six foot wall, but modern parachutes (especially the tandem variety) often  land very gently.

  So the sentence “This person is fit to undertake a parachute jump” could be replaced by “from the information provided to me by this person and that available in his/her GP medical record, I am aware of no reason why he/she should not undertake a parachute jump”.

Note that:

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