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How to Become an Administrator

Administrators are responsible for certification and appointment of Instructors.

All candidates must exhibit an intense desire to administer the program and must be willing to travel to conduct Training Seminars (clinics). All Administrators must be a current Rogallo member.

Administrators are appointed by the appropriate governing committee and approved by the Board of Directors. Administrator nominations are made by the candidate's Regional Director. All Administrators are appointed for a maximum term of three years, after which they may request re-appointment.

Instructor Administrators are appointed by the Safety & Training Committee and must hold an Advanced Instructor certification. They are responsible for certifying and re-certifying Basic and Advanced Instructors for a specified type of craft: hang glider, paraglider, or both.

Mini-Wing Administrators are appointed by the Safety & Training Committee and must hold a Mini-Wing Instructor certification (along with an Advanced Paragliding Instructor certification). They are responsible for certifying and re-certifying Mini-Wing Instructors and may also issue Mini-Wing Special Skills.

Tandem Administrators are appointed by the Tandem Committee and must hold a Tandem Instructor Certification. They are responsible for certifying and re-certifying Tandem Instructors for a specified type of craft: hang glider, paraglider, or both. 

For a description of all requirements and responsibilities, refer to SOP 12-05: Directors / Administrators / Examiners / Observers

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