Note: If using a hand trap or manual mechanical trap, the trap operator should be at least five feet to the right and three feet to the rear of the shooter. Write me directly for any comments or questions. The eight-hour curriculum includes classroom and range activities, practice teaching, and testing. But, being a kid, he most likely will like enjoy the experience and want to keep shooting. You can hang on to the card to finish the requirements at any other time e. Shooting Sports Committee The purpose of the council shooting sports committee is to manage and provide resources to the council, the camping committee, and the council camps for all activities involving shooting sports whether during summer camps or during year-round shooting opportunities.
Aug 31, 2014 - Ron Snowden I disagree!! Identify and explain the fundamentals of safely shooting a shotgun. Identify the various gauges of shotguns. This type of content is intended to be used in connection with events that are newsworthy or of general interest for example, in a blog, textbook, newspaper or magazine article. Begging off that it is a waste of ammo or that there is no time to complete the stated requirements because of the large groups does not seem the right answer. It is taught over two nights. Click for a copy of our flyer.
Editorial use only photos don't have any model or property releases, which means they can't be used for commercial, promotional, advertorial or endorsement purposes. For most Merit Badges, you can also find workbooks on this site that can be used to help with any written requirements that you may have to complete for each Merit Badge. Scouts and families can visit hundreds of booths and displays. Explain what a misfire, hangfire, and squib fire are, and explain the procedures to follow in response to each. I am not going to waste ammo and clays letting him shoot 21 more times just to shoot 50 times. Part two, the candidate completes one or more discipline-specific instructor courses, i.
Shooting score required: Hit at least 12 48 percent out of 25 targets in two 25-target groups. If throwing left-handed with a hand trap, the trap operator should be at least 5 feet to the left and 3 feet to the rear of the shooter. Directions: Long Island Expressway to Exit 68 William Floyd Parkway. Identify the principal parts of a shotgun, action types, and how they function. Demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to safely shoot moving targets, using the fundamentals of shotgun shooting.
Demonstrate and explain the rules of safely handling a muzzleloading shotgun. Range master training covers setting up a range, safety, handling equipment, using a bow stringer, maintaining and storing equipment and instructing Scouts. Successfully complete a state hunter education course, or obtain a copy of the hunting laws for your state, then do the following. The two groups need not be shot in consecutive order. Demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to safely shoot a muzzleloading shotgun on a range, including range procedures. Some scouts get 24 out of 29.
Note: If using a hand trap or manual mechanical trap, the trap operator should be at least five feet to the right and three feet to the rear of the shooter. Our Baiting Hollow Camp saff will provide program and counseling for the badge requirements. A minimum of 50 shots must be fired. Identify the causes of a muzzleloading shotgun's failure to fire and explain or demonstrate proper preventive procedures. If throwing left-handed with a hand trap the trap operator should be at least 5 feet to the left and 3 feet to the rear of the shooter. Identify and explain three shotgun sports.
They are reproduced in part here under as a resource for Scouts and Scouters to use in the earning and teaching of merit badges. It helps ensure trained leadership is in place, equipment is available, and there is safe and appropriate transportation. Our top priority is teaching the scouts how to safely handle a firearm and to have a great experience at Summer camp. A minimum of 30 shots must be fired. Give your counselor a list of sources that you could contact for information on firearms and their use. Registration is limited to 15 scouts.
Training is an important part of learning to become an effective leader. Identify the various grades of black powder and their proper and safe use. Davis is located in the East Division and serves Scouts living in the south region of the Houston, inner city Houston, Third Ward, Sunnyside, and Hiram Clarke area. If throwing left-handed with a hand trap this should be reversed. They are a good resource, but do not necessarily contain everything you need to know. Up to one hundred four-person teams can compete in the shot gun shooting game. Identify and demonstrate the rules for safely handling a shotgun.
Shooting Merit Badge Fulfillment Class Shooting Merit Badge Fulfillment Class is an opportunity for Scouts who have a partial merit badge in rifle or shotgun to complete the badge. Explain the main points of hunting laws in your state and give any special laws on the use of guns and ammunition, and 2. I spoke about this during Camp School. The requirement is to shoot two 25-target groups. Jan 02, 2016 - Kevin Can anyone help me understand the requirements to be a shotgun merit badge instructor? Scouts typically receive a partial merit badge because they did not meet the minimum shooting score requirement, or did not clean a firearm. You do not have to have the book to complete the badge.