It was (is) an excellent course, beats the one out here (NS) hands-down. Heavy emphasis on firearm safety in the field, survival and game identification. But if they allow hunters to take cheaper courses (even if they are better) how are they ever going to pay off that $1B disaster of a gun registry [sic]
[ This Message was edited by: saskie on 2003-07-11 22:01 ]
It is a great course and getting both at the same time is a major plus. I mean the license and being able to register your guns. I took it last spring and taking both at the same time was really handy.
We all spend our time at the range, making sure our rifle is shooting just right. We get it dialed in, and then we head to the woods, ready to shoot our animal. Well, what happens if the animal comes out where you do not expect it? Will you be able to make the shot?
This scenario has happened to me. My first deer I ever shot, I had to shoot left handed. I had never practiced that way, and paid for it by having my nose broken with the scope. If I had just...