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Crossbow Instructor Course April 2023

Between: 8th April 2023 - 9th April 2023 Location: kinver Event Organiser: Kinver

NSRA Crossbow Diploma

This two day course equips candidates to run have-a-go sessions in crossbow shooting. It is the standard qualification used by the Scout Association and is written into Scout POR’s (operating procedures).

The qualification lasts for five years but can then be renewed via NSRA. At the point of renew a full logbook must be presented.

Please note that candidates must be a minimum of 21 years old to attend this course.

This course is open to any adult members over the age of 21 with or without previous experience of this activity.

Topics Covered:

  • Law & Safety
  • Equipment
  • Range construction
  • Basic shooting skills
  • Sighting
  • Session plans
  • Scoring targets and competition
  • Shooting games

This course will be run both inside Compa Hall at Kinver Scout Camp and outside on our Archery range, 9am-5pm. The course cost includes refreshments and overnight camping if required. Please bring your own lunch.

You can book this event via our online Shop (see Book Now button at the bottom of this page).

Course costs are refundable to members of Scouts Hereford & Worcester after attendance.

If you require further information please contact Kinver Camp – or 07736 378965


Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
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