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2019 District 12 4-H Shooting Sports Coach’s Certification Workshop DEADLINE
September 13 @ 5:00 pm
The next District 12 4-H Shooting Sports Coach’s Certification training has been scheduled for September 28-29, 2019 at the Atascosa County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office in Leming, Texas. This event is open to any/all registered and screened 4-H volunteers (age 21 and older) wishing to become certified to lead a shooting sports program in one of the following four disciplines: Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun, or Archery.
There are three opportunities for attending this training with specific registration fees for each. The registration options to include:
- Coach (Adult) – Adults age 21 and older will be candidates for Certified Coach.
- Coach’s Assistant (Adult) – Adults age 18-20 will be candidates for a Coach’s Assistant certification ($150 registration fee).
- Coach’s Assistant (Youth) – Youth age 14-18 who must be accompanied by a previously certified coach ($150 registration fee), this option must include the following participant as well. Previously Certified Coach (Adult) – Adult age 21 and older must register ($75) and attend the certification with the registered youth interested in the “Coach’s Assistant – Youth” option. The Previously Certified Coach will not receive any type of certification for their attendance. Fees are to cover program costs.
Volunteers can only receive certification in one discipline per workshop. Registration for this event will open on 4-H Connect on August 15th through September 13th and Late Registration from September 14th– 23rd (+$25 late fee). Please keep in mind that while this is being hosted in and by District 12, it is open statewide. The registration fee of $150 includes program costs, some meals, and materials. No specific lodging arrangements have been made, however a list of hotels is being provided. All are within a 10-15 minutes of the training site.
The training will begin early on Saturday, September 28th and conclude late afternoon on Sunday, September 29th. Anyone wishing to receive certification must attend the entire workshop (beginning to end) and successfully complete a written examination to be considered for certification.
Special Notice: If anyone attending this workshop should need any type of accommodation to participate in this program or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Luis Saldaña (956-968-5581) or your local county Extension office by September 15th.