• 18th July
    July 18, 2016
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 8th Aug
    August 8, 2016
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 31st Oct
    October 31, 2016
    8:50 am - 5:00 pm
  • Dec 19th
    December 19, 2016
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Our one day Level One Rifle Course is available to you if you have little or no previous knowledge of using a rifle. Once you have completed our Lantra Approved Course you will leave equipped with the skills, knowledge and understanding so that you can use the rifle confidently and most importantly safely. Our course is a mixture of class room and practical training on our very own Home Office Approved Rifle Range.

Key Topics Covered:

  • Firearms Law, Transportation and Storage
  • Firearms Safety
  • The Rifle and its components
  • Ammunition
  • Understanding the environmental effects of external ballistics and bullet flight
  • Zeroing your rifle
  • Fundamentals of marksmanship, trigger control, recoil management confirmation
  • Shot placement, Safe Backstops, Shooting in the field or at shooting range
  • Positional shooting, prone, standing, kneeling, sitting on and around urban obstacles
  • A Written Test and a Practical Assessment

Course Notes:

  • Class sizes are limited to maintain a proper instructor to student ratio. All payments are non refundable but are transferable to future courses. (6 students maximum per day)
  • A Purdom’s Training student pack (course material/data entry book, etc.) is included with each course
  • All rifles and ammunition is included within the cost of our courses
  • The Lantra Registration Fee is included in the course cost
  • Lunch will be provided (please notify us of any dietary requirements)
  • If Accommodation is required we can recommend a number of venues close by (the cost to be met by the candidate)
  • All classes start at 9am prompt

Legal Notice:

  • On Registration you will be asked to sign a declaration that you are not a prohibited person, have no pending convictions and of a sound mind. Please note it is an offence to use firearms whilst prohibited and may result in a prison sentence.
  • If you are already a license holder, make sure you bring it along with you
  • You will also need to bring proof of ID and a passport sized photo for your Lantra Card
  • You must me over the age of 16 to attend our courses
  • You will need to have with you ID, driving License, Passport or student car



Venue Phone: 07968 593165

Purdoms Crook, Sandysyke, Longtown, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6 5ST, United Kingdom