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C.O.P.E. (Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience) instructor certification is appropriate for any adults 18 and older who enjoy helping others develop their skills and desire to have a whole lot of fun in the woods! Trained COPE Instructors make $50 for each course they help facilitate.
This course covers the basics of archery which includes range safety, how to shoot a bow, how to select equipment for beginner shooters, how to teach beginner shooters, how to run a basic program, sample lesson plans, how to teach simple drills and skills to new archers.
Skills learned include how to teach, shooting positions, body positions, shot mechanics, sight picture, parts of a rifle, ammunition types and uses, Winchester Marksmanship Program, shooting activities, practical exercises, cleaning and care of rifles, safe gun handling, shooting skill development.
Wood Badge is the culmination of basic leader training for all adult leaders in Scouting - from Cub Scouting and Boy Scouts, to Varsity and Venturing. The course emphasizes development of personal leadership, team-building, and management skills.
Shooting Sports Info
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For more info on Shooting Sports courses, please visit the Shooting Sports web page here.
More Training . . .
The training classes above don't fit your schedule? Check these neighboring councils for more training classes!
San Francisco Bay Area Council
Silicon Valley Monterey Bay Council (previously the Santa Clara County Council)