Fees & payment


APPI Welcomes all pilots and professional pilots

Registration is free, and will be always free.
The Payment activate your affiliation for one year (or more).
Your APPI Card have to ordered and will be sent to your address.

All payment made by bank transfer, credit card or Paypal.

- Registration, level validation: FREE
- Annual school pilots and pilots membership fee : 27 € *
- Annual tandem pilots membership fee : 27 € *
- Annual instructors membership fee : 27 € *
- Annual master instructors membership fee : 27 € *
- Supplementary affiliation for 2 years, 20 Euros for second year,
- Annual schools contribution : FREE
- New certification/specialty validation : FREE
- Certification card : 8 €

* Any annual affiliation fee from the date of registration do not include a certification card, please order it and confirm the Invoice at the end of the course.

APPI is a non-profit independent organization that receives no financial support from governments or companies. Your contribution is vital for the continuation of our activities.


  1. With APPI you have all courses and certifications approved in high international standard. More than 39 courses from recreational to professional levels.
  2. Your APPI Certification Card has a PERMANENT VALIDITY, you carry the BEST PARAGLIDING CREDENTIAL in the world, following what is the most modern and advanced system for paragliding.
  3. As a modern system, you can login, download documents according to your level, as manuals, certificate, progression forms, exams, training for exams, logbook.... Everything is practical and very well organized for you, based in safe graduations to promote and develop paragliding.
  4. With APPI you join a web worldwide fly community which pilots and instructors from all around the world participate and exchange information. APPI is already in more than 80 countries, joining the best paragliding professionals in the world and a strong community.
  5. APPI is a worldwide connection, world paragliding map, worldwide fly Atlas, an easy access for a range of courses and graduations, and much more in development. In joining APPI you contribute and participate.
  6. APPI brings security for all members. An evolutionary system, offering paragliding travel insurance, and soon paragliding insurance available to all members, covering instructors and students.
  7. APPI members are made to be on the best paragliding pilots and instructors level worldwide. To make Paragliding a safe sport and without borders.
  8. Project to sponsors itinerant instructor around the world , support for news school and news flying spot.

Let’s all beings be HAPPY, Let’s all beings be APPI!
We wait for you as our special member!

** APPI instructors deliver APPI certification to all students by registering and validating them online. Afterwards, affiliation payment is optional and is also activated online by the students.


- Secretary,
- Your certification card,
- Lawyer for international rights and your protection,
- Insurance dealing,
- Sponsoring projects,
- Insurance contract,
- Pedagogic development,
- Itinerant instructors and masters,
- Support of local schools,
- Instructor support,
- Translations for website, messages, newsletter, exam questions...
- To improve and support APPI service, website development... .

APPI Bank account for bank transfer:

APPI IBAN: CH05 8057 2000 0173 7132 2
Association of Paragliding pilots and Instructors
Banque Raiffeisen de Nendaz
Cp 9, 1996 Basse-Nendaz, Switzerland.
Numéro CB SIC: 80572

You can also pay by VISA card, MASTERCARD or Paypal. If possible, do not use Paypal because bank charges are very high and we have lot of problems with paypal. Payment by Paypal must be sent to accounting@appifly.org