New (2013+) Pilot Examinations
The HPAC/ACVL pilot examinations can be downloaded by certified instructors. You MUST be logged in to the site, so that it knows you are an instructor, to be able to access that page! The exams are copy protected and the new password can be obtained from the Executive Director, or you may request the forms using the Exam Request Form.
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HPAC/ACVL Instructor Program
The HPAC/ACVL manages an Instruction Certification Program and a Tandem Endorsement Program that are detailed in two PRDs:
License of HPAC/ACVL Trademark
Upcoming Instructor Courses
Annual Instructor Advisory
Waiver Do's and Don'ts
Links to Education / Training Resources
The following documents may be of use to instructors. These are not official HPAC/ACVL documents and the HPAC/ACVL makes no guarantee about their accuracy.
The HPAC Towing Procedure Manual is a compilation of information from documents by HGFA, USHGA, NZHGPA, several schools, instructors, and many other knowledgeable and experienced sources. It is the HPAC recommended resource for instructors designing towing courses for their students.
"Towing Aloft" by Dennis Pagan and Bill Bryden is the official USHGA recommended manual for tow operators and instructors.