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Introduction to Woodpigeon Shooting – DBC Leisure, Lydney, Gloucestershire

Due to the outbreak of COVID 19 and government guidance on non-essential social gatherings, BASC has taken the decision to postpone all training courses scheduled up until the end of May.
If you are booked on a course you will be contacted in the next 14 days with details of the new date and venue. We will review all further courses on a daily basis and be led by government advice.
I would like to thank all course participants for being understanding during this difficult period.


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Date(s)

08/07/2020

Time

All Day


Location: D B C Leisure

Categories


Aim

The aim of the course is to provide the candidate with an introduction to pigeon shooting. The day will cover the following:-

  • The law and general licences
  • Quarry identification
  • Safety when shooting in hides
  • Reconnaissance and hide building
  • Respect for quarry
  • Pigeon shooting equipment
  • Decoys and their use
  • Hide discipline

Places are limited and are allocated on a first come, first serve basis.

Refreshments will be available but lunch is not provided.

Course length

1 day

Cost

BASC members         £45

Non-members £65

Cancellation policy

Should there be insufficient bookings, BASC reserves the right to cancel the course. In the interests of fairness BASC will aim to notify candidates of cancellation as soon as possible before the advertised start date.

We strongly recommend that any accommodation you book is on a refundable basis, as BASC will not be responsible for any losses incurred by candidates in the event the course is cancelled.

If for any reason you cancel your place on the course then the following scale of charges may apply:-

Charge Non-Member Charge Member
Reallocation to another course (only available 8 weeks or more before the course start date) £25 £25
2nd Reallocation to another course (only available 8 weeks or more before the course start date AND in exceptional circumstances) £50 £50
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

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