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Coxing for Novices

AQF: Certificate II, Certificate III, Certificate IV
Industry: Outdoor Recreation
This programme is designed to assist novice coxswains learn some of the basic terms and skills used when coxing. It is a mixture of video DVD footage, graphics and modelling and can be viewed in its entirety or by individual sections. The sections are Introduction, Boat Types and Rowing Styles, Places in the Boat, Stroke Commands, Stopping the Boat, Getting the Boat into the Water, Steering the Boat using the Rudder, Steering the Boat using the Crew, Turning the Boat Novice Crew, Landing the Boat, Personal Safety, How to Handle Boat Wash, Capsize or Swamping.
Duration: 21 minutes

Firearm Safety

AQF: Certificate II, Certificate III, Certificate IV
Industry: Sport
The Firearms Safety DVD contains four sections: Introducing ballistics (7 minutes 48 seconds), Shotguns (13 minutes 18 seconds), No second chance (17 minutes 42 seconds), Are you feeling lucky? (17 minutes 27 seconds).

Firearms & the Law in South Australia

AQF: Certificate II, Certificate III, Certificate IV
Industry: Sport
ISBN:978-1-86393-404-6
The Firearms Law in SA Workbook complements the Firearms Safety book by focusing upon SA's legislation relating to the possession and use firearms. Firearms' owners are required to understand the classification system applied to various types of firearms and are legally bound to store firearms and ammunition safely. The rules applicable to licence holders in SA are extremely important since failure to comply can involve significant penalties including fines and imprisonment. Apart from the Firearms Act (1977) the book also explains the other legislation affecting shooting, including hunting, protected species and animal welfare laws, laws relating to assaults, discharge of firearms, firearms in public places and various laws to do with weapons. Written exercises are also included in this volume.
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Firearms Safety Workbook

AQF: Certificate II, Certificate III, Certificate IV
Industry: Sport
ISBN:978-1-86393-403-9
The Firearms Safety Workbook is a 48 page learner guide to firearms safety. It is designed for persons seeking a firearms licence for both unsupervised recreational shooting and for firearms used in primary production. The first section deals with manually operated firearms in classes (or categories) A and B, while the second section covers self-loading firearms in class (or category) C.
Beginning with the basics of firearm operation, the learner is led through the fundamentals of ballistics, firearms maintenance and the safe and ethical use of firearms in the field. Because the course is designed to include a practical session, the book also includes an introduction to shooting on a range. The practical sessions are discussed in some detail and provision is made for a record of the learner's performance to be included. Written exercises that reinforce the important aspects of the course are included.
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Guide to Hunting and Shooting

AQF: Certificate II, Certificate III, Certificate IV
Industry: Sport
ISBN:978-1-86393-156-4
The book is written in clear and simple language by an accredited instructor who has been using, teaching and writing about firearms for over 25 years. The reader is led through the need for training, the relevance of hunting today and the connection between hunting and conservation. This is followed by the fundamentals of safety, hunter responsibilities and the process of shooting. Case studies, based upon real incidents are included to illustrate how accidents have occurred in the past. Firearms maintenance, ballistics and the reloading of ammunition are explained in simple terms, as also are the fundamentals of game preparation, survival and hunting techniques. The book includes a small chapter on the use of handguns for veterinary euthanasia, and concludes with a detailed glossary of terms, recommended calibres for game animals and answers to the questions posed at the end of each chapter.
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