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Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre
Loughborough Rd Leicester
Contact Name
Steve Vincent
Contact Email
Contact Telephone
0116 2681426
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - Sun, 18 Mar 2018 (09:30 - 17:00)
Organised By
Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre
The NSRA Youth Proficiency Scheme Tutor's Diploma is the standard course to equip adult instructors to run "taster" sessions in air rifle shooting.

The NSRA Youth Proficiency Scheme Tutor's Diploma is the standard course to equip adult instructors to run both "taster" sessions in air rifle shooting and also a YPS course which young people can use as part of their Duke of Edinburgh , Chief Scouts Award, etc

The course will cover:

  • Shooting accurately
  • Safe use of the air rifles
  • Different shooting positions
  • Building an appropriate range
  • Parts of the air rifle
  • Basics on how to teach someone to operate an air rifle
  • Legalities with use of air rifles

The course fee includes an NSRA course handbook and certification (valid for 5 years)

Previous experience:

No experience necessary. Minimum age 18 to do the course but you must be 21 to lead on a range. 50% of payment required to secure a place, together with completed registration form. No refund will be given for failure to attend. Notice will be given prior to the course if it has insufficient numbers to go ahead.

Learning outcomes:

Qualify to deliver air rifles taster session at a beginner, entry level.

Typical session structure:

There is both a theory and practical elements to this course.

What to wear:

Please wear warm loose sports clothing.


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    Harborough LSA
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    Melton LSA
  • O&W LSA
    H&B LSA
  • Blaby LSA
    Leicestershire County Council