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NRA Muzzleloader Firearm – Basic & Instructor Training

Date: October 23 - October 24 | Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The credentials offered are: Certified Muzzleloading Instructor.

This training experience is sponsored by the Cape Fear Council for BSA Leaders and will consist of instruction conducted over two days during a single weekend.  Training on Saturday will consist of NRA Basics of Muzzleloader Shooting and Sunday will consist of training for the NRA Muzzleloader Instructor certification.  Training will include Muzzleloader Rifle, Shotgun and Pistol Basics and instructor level training in each discipline.  Due to the structure of this training, the weekend of training will require each student to already have credentials as NRA Rifle Instructor, NRA Shotgun Instructor, and NRA Pistol Instructor each of which additionally require completion of NRA Basic Instructor Training.  Completion of the prerequisite training and this course will result in Certified Muzzleloader Instructor credentials for participants in Rifle, Shotgun and Pistol disciplines.


Course Facilitator:   Steve Dunwoody, 910-471-2932 sdunwoody@ec.rr.com

Course Instructor: Jim Sheckels

Location: Camp Bowers – White Oak, NC

Cost: $35.00 for the Basic/Instructor class for October  23-24, 2021

Separate Fee payable to the NRA for 2 yr Instructor Registration

Non-NRA Member         $60

NRA member                $35

Note: This course is limited to 12 participants on a first come, first served basis.  Camping available Saturday for participants.

Refund Policy    Fees are transferable, NOT Refundable, only in the calendar year of paid event.


Class                               Day                 Start                End

Basics Training              Saturday          8:00 AM          5:00 PM

Instructor Training          Sunday            8:00 AM          5:00 PM

NRA Muzzleloading Basic & Instructor



October 23 @ 8:00 am
October 24 @ 5:00 pm


Martin Clemmer


Camp Bowers
13165 NC HWY 53 W
White Oak, NC 28399 United States
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| $35.00

Refund Policy  Fees are generally not refundable; however they are transferable to other Scouts in the same unit.  Full refunds will only be considered if requested in writing using the Activity Transfer/Refund Request Form a minimum of two weeks prior to the start of Council organized activity (cub camp, merit badge days, jamboree, Philmont, etc.) and are subject to approval by the Council Camping Committee.

 Partial refunds may be given for later requests due to emergencies, medical situations or mandatory summer school.  Requests for partial refunds must be received in writing by the Program Director no later than 10 days after the conclusion of activity and will be reviewed by the Council Camping Committee.  Notify the Program Director immediately if a Scout may not attend activity due to illness, injury or a personal issue.

All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing and mailed to the Council Service Center attention Program Director or emailed to martin.clemmer@scouting.org. Attention: Activity Transfer/Refund Request.  Please include how the check should be made out, who it is to be mailed to, and all pertinent information in relation to the reason for the refund.