Weapons Training

A Wing Weapons Training & Shooting Weekend will be held at Queen Elizabeth Barracks, Strensall, from the Friday 23 Mar – Sunday 25 March.

The following courses will be run

  1. L144A1 (Cadet Small Bore Target Rifle) Full Weapons Training and Live Firing up to Marksman Standard:
    1. 2 Classes of 12 Cadets
      • Eligibility:
        • Enrolled Cadet
  1. L98A2 Full Weapons Training:
    1. 1 Class of 12 Cadets
      • Eligibility:
        • Minimum Age 14
        • 1st Class Cadet
  1. L98A2 Shooting DCCT up to Trained Shot Standard:
    1. 1 Class of up to 12 Cadets
      • Eligibility:
        • Minimum Age 14
        • 1st Class Cadet
        • Fully L98A2 trained with current Weapons Handling Test or recently expired (within last 6 months)
        • Trained Shot on Air Rifle or Small Rifle (No8 or L144A1)

Staff are also eligible to apply for the L98A2 Weapons Training and L144A1 Training Courses.

In addition for Staff who hold Shooting Qualifications and are not attending the weekend, a separate session on Sunday 25 March will be available to convert Staff to the new L144A1 target Rifle

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