Air Rifle Course
plus practical Demonstration
Professional Pest Controllers
CPE IASIS Points*
CPD BASIS PROMPT Points*
24th September 2019
Kildare (Nurney)- Harbour House Shooting Range
26th September 2019,
Derry (Moneymore)- Jungle NI- Walled Garden
Safety is paramount on the day and will be controlled by the Chief Range Safety Officer.
If you do not have access to your own Air Rifle you must inform us ahead of the course, we can arrange for an air rifle to be made available dependent upon availability.
Warning-A current Firearms certificate/Licence will be required for any Air Rifle which is brought to the site.
1 Day -Course Content
Air Rifle use within Pest Control Industr
Legislation in ROI and separate legislation in NI regarding firearms, ammunition
Storage of firearms in accordance with legislative standards and codes of practices in the relevant jurisdiction.
Description of type of firearms/air rifles for beginners
Description on types of Air Rifles, calibres, ammunition, sights and what is permitted distances and safety margins
Approved methods of control and prohibited methods - Wildlife Acts, Animal Welfare Legislation.
Night Vision and current legal standards specific to ROI and NI
Dynamic Risk Assessments.
Knowing your limits and capabilities
Health and Safety and Public Safety issues.
Instruction of Air Rifle use
Use of the range for target practice,
Instruction will be given to all participants in set up, loading and shooting.
Strict Supervision and controls at all stages
Expert Training includes:
Use of Air shooting range/ target practice
NPTA Member Discount
Non Members £230