National Camp School Shooting Sports Director

This course is not offered by the PSC shooting sports Committee. You must contact your local council camping director or his / her designee if you wish to attend this course. Note that most BSA councils are always looking for people willing to become NCS certified.

National Camp School is where all the directors for summer camp are trained and certified. Many courses are offered, but hte Shooting Sports Director is the course we will discuss. This course covers archery, rifle, shotgun, muzzleloading rifle, BSA standards and procedures, range layout and safety, standard operating procedures, camp inspection, any other aspects of running a safe archery or shooting program at a BSA council summer camp.

Certification is good for 5 years for NCS Shooting Sports Director.
Some NCS camps also offer NRA training and the ability to apply for National Rifle Association certification.

Course length is 7 days and an specific council camps usually during the months of May and June only.