Hands on Capping


Calling Picture


Learn to score your trophies after the hunt.


Basic Guide Course

Course Curriculum

  • Overview of the Outfitters Industry
  • First Aid, CPR and AED Training
  • Professionalism and Etiquette
  • Professional Guide Equipment
  • Safety for Firearms and Archery
  • Nutrition and Herd Management
  • Stands & Stand Placement
  • Shooting Lanes
  • Identification of Native and Exotic Species
  • Field Judging and Scoring
  • Big Game and Predator Hunting
  • Calling-In Game
  • Scouting Techniques
  • Field Dressing and Meat Care
  • Capping and Taxidermy Preparation
  • Orienteering (Map, Compass and GPS)
  • Camp Set Up and Cooking
  • Wilderness Survival
  • Outdoor & Wildlife Photography / Videographer / Writing

Advanced Week

The Advanced Week is an additional week to give you real experience. In this week we will continue to work with more hand on training and more in-depth information. This is a great opportunity for you to practice what you have learned with one on one instruction and constructive criticism.



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