Both The British Deer Society (BDS) and The British Society for Shooting & Conservation (BASC) run regular DSC1 courses at venues throughout the country
Increasingly regarded as a ‘must have’ for regular stalkers, the DSC 1 qualification will provide you with a sound basic knowledge of British deer species, stalking, the law, shooting, safety and meat hygiene requirements.
BDS: “Whether you’re new to deer stalking or already an experienced Deer Manager, the DSC1 provides a comprehensive guide to deer stalking techniques and management. The DSC1 is the foundation of deer skills development.”
BASC: “These BASC courses are designed for the sportsman or woman who has recently taken up stalking and is seeking further advice and guidance. The courses will provide an insight into and a wider understanding of deer stalking techniques and deer management. The successful delegate will be awarded the Deer Management Qualifications Deer Stalking Certificate One and Large Game element of Wild Game Meat Hygiene requirements to meet the Food Hygiene regulations 2004.”
Please click on the Organisations logos (below) to be taken to their respective website pages, showing dates & venues of future courses……