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

  • Transportation 

  • 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.

  • Safety Brief

  • 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.

  • Shooting Positions.

  • Gun Cleaning.

  • Strict Supervision and controls at all stages

Expert Training includes:

Morning Tea/Coffee

Light lunch

Afternoon Tea/Coffee

Use of Air shooting range/ target practice

 

NPTA Member Discount

 

£215

Non Members £230

BOOKING Required

* Number of CPD Points Awarded TBC

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