Expedition Defensive Weapons Course
£590.00 per person

Contact Information:

For more information, please contact kelly.king@nra.org.uk

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This one-day course will provide the fundamental skills for safe handling, loading and firing an appropriate comparative firearm as used on your expedition. 

Students will be given guidance on clearing stoppages and shooting under physical stress.

A certificate of competency is issued on successful completion of the course. 



There is no advance preparation required for this course.


We do not have any dates advertised for the Expedition Defensive Weapons Course, as this course is booked in as and when it is required.

If you would like to book an EDWC, please contact kelly.king@nra.org.uk with information on your expedition (where and when it is taking place) and which month you would be looking to attend the course. We will then get back to you with some potential course dates. 

The 2024 course fee is £590.00 per person. 



Practical exercises take place in standing and kneeling positions. Please inform us below if you have any disabilities that will prevent you from adopting these positions. There is no prone position shooting on this course.



If you need to cancel/ rebook:

Cancellation/re-booking less than 5 working days before the course will incur a £20 cancellation charge.

If the NRA needs to cancel a course:

All courses hold the possibility of being cancelled if they do not reach the minimum number of attendees. If this happens, we will endeavour to give you as much notice as possible. You will be given the option to transfer over to a new date, or to receive a full refund for the course. 

Please note, any non-refundable accommodation booked by you is done so at your own risk. The cost of this will not be reimbursed by the NRA should a course need to be cancelled.