Courses for Coaching Disabled Shooters

Following a very successful and well received course held in April, APSI announces dates for the next two disabled courses to be held in 2019. Dates are Wednesday 19 June and Tuesday 6 August. Both will be held at Yeaveley Shooting Ground in Derbyshire, and further details may be found in the APSI Courses section.

Revoked General Licences for Pest Bird Control

From the offices of APSI President, Bill Wiggin MP You are likely already aware of the immediate and concerning changes to general licences for pest bird control which came into effect at midnight last night. This is a result of a legal challenge by environmental organisation Wild Justice against the Government advisor Natural England (NE)… Read more »

APSI Advanced Course Update

APSI is pleased to announce that an Advanced Course will be held in September, 2019, from 9th to 12th, at Forrest Estate Shooting Ground, near Castle Douglas, in the Scottish Borders. The Part Two courses are only held every two/three years, and are several steps on from the Part One basic course. For further details… Read more »

Spring Basic (Part One) courses are now full

The two Spring Basic courses, in April and May, are already fully booked. The next Basic course will be held in Autumn 2019, 30 September – 3 October inclusive, at Doveridge Shooting Ground in Derbyshire. Those wishing to take part should contact APSI Secretary, Chris Miles, at chris@apsi.co.uk

The 2019 APSI Annual General Meeting

We are pleased to announce a venue change for this year. After many years down south the AGM is moving up country to the excellent Doveridge Shooting Ground, Eaton Hall Farm, near Ashbourne in Derbyshire, Post Code DE6 5LN. The AGM will be on March 25th at 2pm, with a lovely lunch from 1pm. All… Read more »

New APSI Press Officer Appointed

APSI has appointed Bruce Marks as our Press Officer. Bruce sits on the Management Committee & is a Fellow of APSI. He is well versed in Firearms law & the sport of both Game & Clay Shooting. We are keen to ensure that both APSI & shooting receive balanced, accurate and common-sense reporting on the… Read more »

Announcing APSI courses for 2019

The 2018 courses are now completed and once the game season draws to a close we will be looking forward to the 2019 series.   First in April is the traditional APSI Spring Basic Course, first held back in 2002. Unfortunately this has already been filled. The good news is that we have decided to… Read more »

First FITASC Course Level One completed

APSI held the first FITASC Level One course in mid May 2018, with participants from seven nations participating. Doveridge Shooting Ground hosted the course and it proved a great success. For further details and information on the next Level One and Level Two FITASC courses please contact Paul Bentley at pb@totalshooting.com  

Refresher Courses and Workshops

In response to requests from members APSI will be offering a variety of one-day refresher courses and workshops, both clay and game orientated, and announcements regarding these will be made later in the year.

Update news for the Olympic Skeet and Trap Courses for 2018

The next 4-day APSI ISSF course will be held, actual dates to be confirmed shortly. The courses are intended for the coach looking to extend her/his knowledge base into what is largely unknown territory for many, also experienced Olympic Trap and Skeet shooters wishing to coach their discipline in the future. Those interested are invited… Read more »