DSC 1 Courses -
DSC 2 Preparation Courses -
Wild Game meat regulation
Deer Services has assessor and accredited
and can help with your needs to obtain
Certificate 1 &2
Please note we are approved BASC trainers.
on a regular basis 3 day courses in Dorset which usually
start on a Thursday and finish on Saturday. Two days of lectures
and instruction and the third day being assessment. If you
can bring together a group we can usually tailor this to
meet your needs including coming to your area. So if you
are interested in furthering your Deer Management skills and
qualifications, please call or email for further information.
The Deer Management Qualification course Level 1 is suitable
for new and novice stalkers.
Criteria The Deer Management courses incorporate all
the sections required to obtain the Level 1 certificate as
set down by BASC
To be awarded
the Deer Stalking Certificate - Level One the candidate must
demonstrate knowledge and skills in the following areas:
biology and ecology - Demonstrate a knowledge
of the life and reproductive cycles, habitat requirements
and behaviour of the six species of wild deer.
identification - Demonstrate an ability to identify
the six species of deer normally found in the wild in the
UK, being able to distinguish between the male and female
of each species in both summer and winter pelage.
law - Demonstrate a knowledge of the legal basis
for the use of firearms and the culling of wild deer.
techniques and taking the shot - Demonstrate a theoretical
knowledge of the basis of stalking techniques, points of aim
and the reaction of the deer to shot placement.
Demonstrate an ability to safely handle firearms.
Demonstrate an ability to shoot accurately and consistently.
experienced stalkers can choose to join the course candidates
on the assessment day only.
These courses are a confirmation of learning
will be required to pass DMQ Level One before being allowed
to register for the Level Two Certificate.
form Level 1
form Level 2
We are a training organisation helping to obtain your qualification(S) and
are not connected to the awarding body "Deer Management Qualifications"