About SkydiveBC North
SkydiveBC North has been holding First Parachute Jump courses in Northern B.C. since 1986, and the Yukon since 1994 .The combined
total skydiving experience of our staff is over 100 years. Since the begining the school has Manifested over 16,000 jumpers.
Skydivebc North isaffiliated with the Canadian Sport Parachuting Association who provides training, and certification for it's Instructors
and Coaches in conjunction with the Canadian National Coaching Association's National Coaching Certification Program. The Canadian
Sport Parachuting Association also provides insurance, and other services to it's affiliated members.
Flight operations at Skydivebc North are conducted by Guardian Aerospace under the aspices of thier Commercial Air Operators Certificate
issued by Transport Canada. All our pilots are all commercially licensed with Transport Canada.
Guardian Aerospace's Aircraft Maintenance Program is conducted under commercial specifications as required by the Airworthiness branch
of Transport Canada. Skydivebc North uses only state of the art parachute systems. All main parachutes are inspected during every pack
job to ensure airworthiness. All of our student harness and container systems are equipped with automatic reserve parachute activation systems
that will activate the reserve parachute automatically if you are still in freefall below 1200 feet Our reserve parachutes are inspected and repacked
every 180 days by a FAI Certified Parachute Rigger.
Although our base of operations is in Beaverly just 20 km. west of Prince George, we also conduct courses all
over the Northern half of British Columbia, Alberta and the Yukon. We hold courses annually in
Smithers, Fort St. John, Fort Nelson, Grand Prairie Alberta and Carcross Yukon Territory. Our
jumping season starts as early as April and lasts well into November depending mostly on the weather.