Michigan 4-H Shooting Sports Adult & Teen Instructor’s Certification Workshop

Date: April 27, 2018 - April 29, 2018
Location: Kettunen Center, 14901 4-H Drive, Tustin, MI, 49688
Contact: Laura Quist, 231-839-5848, quistla1@msu.edu

When:

Arrival/Check-in:   Friday, April 27, 2018, between 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Adjourn:              Sunday, April 29, 2018, at 1 p.m.

Registration Deadline:    

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Who:

Adult and teen 4-H volunteers who have been approved by their county MSU Extension 4-H Staff person to work with 4-H Shooting Sports Programs and who have at least a basic working knowledge of and experience in the discipline in which they wish to participate. Teens must be at least 16 years old as of Jan. 1, 2018. 

What:

Learn about MI 4-H shooting sports mission and policy, risk management and safety, discipline specific equipment use and care, how to teach shooting fundamentals to youth, range set-up, and more.

Objectives:

The 4-H Shooting Sports Adult & Teen Instructors Certification Workshop provides leaders an opportunity to:

  • Develop and improve skills in teaching shooting sports activities to youth
  • Work toward certification to become a Michigan 4-H Shooting Sports certified instructor in a variety of shooting disciplines
  • Learn how to develop, expand, and maintain local 4-H Shooting Sports programs
  • Exchange ideas for local and State 4-H Shooting Sports programs with other leaders

Why:

All MI 4-H Shooting Sports Clubs must have instructors who have been certified through an official 4-H workshop in order to offer live-fire, on-range shooting and archery experiences to youth members.

How:

To register use the link below. Note that all teens must have a Michigan 4-H Youth Authorization and Acknowledgement Form on file in 4HOnline or in their local county office. The Michigan 4-H Volunteer Authorization and Acknowledgement Form is highly encouraged for adults attending this event.

Cost:

$120.00 - Registered Adults that have completed the Volunteer Selection Process, 4-H teen volunteers and MSU Extension staff

$140.00 - Non 4-H teen volunteers

Persons canceling without a replacement after Sunday, March 28, 2018, will be charged a $35.00 cancellation fee. Persons who do not show up at the workshop, do not have a replacement, or do not cancel by Wednesday, April 11 will be billed the full registration fee.

Support for this workshop is provided by the Hal and Jean Glassen Memorial Foundation and the Tkachik Sisters Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan.

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