BASC has redeveloped its Airgun Instructor award.
The award will improve the training and help improve standards within the sport to help protect and promote airgun shooting for future generations.
The aim of this course is to equip the candidate with the knowledge, understanding, and awareness for a basic airgun instructor. The course comprises of a one day training course for people who already have experience in handling airguns and some experience helping, assisting or instructing others along with some understanding of knowledge in this area. The course is not designed for novices.
The course covers:-
- The Law
- Safety & Rifle Handling
- Types of sights
- Basic Shooting Positions, Techniques & Fault Finding
- Instructing requirements
- Guidelines for trainers
- £100 BASC members
- £130 Non BASC Members
To undertake this award you will be expected to have a good knowledge of a variety of airguns, the different types of operating systems and experience in their use.
“Good course, very knowledgeable instructors.”
|20 Mar 2019||Airgun Instructor Course - BASC Scotland, Trochry||BASC Scottish Centre, Trochry,Dunkeld|
|20 Mar 2019||Airgun Instructor Course - Simpson Bros Gun Shop, Cambridge||Simpsons Brothers Gun Shop, Wittering Grange,Peterborough|
|25 Apr 2019||Airgun Instructor Course - Pete's Airgun Farm, Essex||Pete’s Airgun Farm, Ongar Road,Chelmsford|
|22 May 2019||Airgun instructor Course - Field Sport UK, Lount, Leicestershire||Field Sport UK, Melobourne Road,Lount|
|12 Jun 2019||Airgun Instructor Course - Humberside Shooting Ground, Humberside||Humberside Shooting Ground, CATWICK LANE,BRANDESBURTON|
|19 Jun 2019||Airgun Instructor Course - DBC Leisure, Lydney, Gloucs||DBC Leisure, Trowgreen Farm,Lydney|
|21 Aug 2019||Airgun Instructor Course - Hambridge & Westport Village Hall, Longport||Hambridge & Westport Village Hall, Hambridge,Longport|
|09 Oct 2019||Airgun Instructor Course - Mendip Shooting Ground, Wells||Mendip Shooting Ground, Park Farm,Wells|
|30 Oct 2019||Airgun Instructor Course - Humberside Shooting Ground, Humberside||HUMBERSIDE SHOOTING GROUND, Catwick Lane,Brandesburton|
Should there be insufficient bookings, BASC reserve the right to cancel the course. In the interests of fairness BASC will aim to provide candidates notification of cancellation as soon as possible prior to the advertised start date.
We strongly recommend that fees for any accommodation you book are refundable as BASC will not be responsible for any losses incurred by candidates.
If for any reason you cancel your place on the course then the following scale of charges may apply:-
Charge Non- Members
|Reallocation to another course (only available 8 weeks or more before the course start date)||
|Cancellation more than 8 weeks before the course start date||
40% course cost
30% course cost
|Cancellation less than 8 weeks but more than 4 weeks before the course start date||
75% course cost
60% course cost
|Cancellation less than 4 weeks before the course start date||
100% course cost
100% course cost