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NSRA Air Rifle Tutor Course

Course

Location
Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre
Loughborough Rd Leicester
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE4 5PN
Contact Name
Steve Vincent
Contact Email
dofe@lopc.co.uk
Contact Telephone
0116 2681426
When
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - Sun, 18 Mar 2018 (09:30 - 17:00)
Organised By
Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre
Tags
Events
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.

Booking

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Partners

  • County Sport Network
    Loughborough University
    Age UK L&R
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Melton Borough Council
  • Equality Standard
    North West Leicestershire District Council
    Leicester City Council
    Harborough District Council
    Rutland County Council
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    QUEST
    British Heart Foundation
    East Midlands Platform
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Sport England
    Safeguarding
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Blaby District Council

Partners

  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Safeguarding
  • QUEST
    Blaby District Council
  • East Midlands Platform
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Loughborough University
    County Sport Network
  • Age UK L&R
    Leicester City Council
  • Equality Standard
    Harborough District Council
  • British Heart Foundation
    Sport England
  • Melton Borough Council
    Rutland County Council
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council