Skydiving Medical Certificate

Skydiving Medical Certificate

So, you plan on jumping out of a plane? While skydiving is a highly popular extreme sport, it’s not without its risks.

Who needs a medical certificate?

Anyone over the age of 40, and all tandem jumpers, require a medical certificate signed and stamped by a registered doctor. This rule also applies for anyone who’s had any of the following medical conditions:

  • Epilepsy
  • Severe head injury
  • Recurrent blackouts
  • Any kind of brain or nervous system disease
  • Hypertension
  • Heart or lung disease
  • Diabetes
  • Mental illness
  • Drug or alcohol addiction

Please note, this list is not exclusive. Please check with the your skydiving authority if you’re at all unsure if you require a medical before the big jump.

What does the medical exam include?

  • Medical Exam
  • Certificate

How long will the appointment take?

You will need a 15-minute appointment. Additional tests and longer appointments, if required, will incur an additional charge. 

What do I need to bring?

You will need to bring with you a summary of your medical notes.

How do I book?

Simply book online for a 15-minute appointment with one of our fully qualified doctors. Make sure to mention the ‘skydiving medical exam’ in the notes section. Alternatively, give us a call or send us an email for more information.


A 15-minute medical exam & certificate costs from £162 (inc. VAT).

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Clinic Locations: Birmingham City, Canary Wharf, Chislehurst, Esher, Guildford, Kensington, Kings Cross, London Bridge, Manchester, Manchester - Prestwich, Manchester - Stockport, Oxford Street, St Albans, Twickenham, Victoria, Wandsworth and Waterloo or you can book an Online Doctor