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  • CPSA Level Three Senior Coach

  • ISSF Olympic Skeet Coach

  • APSI Coach

  • Safety Officer

  • Associate Member of The Institute of Clay
    Shooting Instructors.

  • Enhanced clearance with the DBS to instruct children
    and adults.

  • English Sporting, Skeet and DTL Referee  

Marcus is a regular county class shooter and competition winner to European level. With over 40 years experience in clay target shooting. Marcus has the qualifications and
modern skills to instruct, coach and tailor
the lesson to suit every level.


Marcus also offers:

  • Gun sourcing and fitting

  • Advice on choosing the correct shotgun
    and equipment


Good instruction is the sum of many parts, so to learn correctly from the start is the best way to enjoy the great sport of Clay target shooting.

Full safety equipment and a selection of shotguns are available alongside a structured, proven method of training to
quickly enable you to enjoy your shooting experience
in great surroundings.



Have a Go Lessons!


Including safety equipment,
fitted gun and cartridges.

Novice and Beginner Shooter Lessons



 Shotgun Safety 

Gun Handling

Master Eye Check

Stance & Gun Fit

A lesson working with you to diagnose,
 correct and improve your skills.

Feedback and Progression.

Advance Shooter Diagnostics



Problem Solving



Feedback and Progression.

The CPSA Shotgun Skills Programme™ modules

Discover Clay target Shooting™ - Module 1

This is the first module of the 'Shotgun Skills Program' including a briefing on safety, for both Clay and Game, personal protection equipment, basic gun handling skills and how to hit a moving target.


Shotgun Skills™ - Module 2

Detailed introduction with a theory session covering safety, gun handling, eye dominance, gun fit, mount, stance and the CPSA Method of hitting a moving target.
Learn about types of Shotguns, Cartridges, Chokes, Proof, Shotguns and the Law, Personal civil liability Insurance

and Gun Cleaning.

The modular ‘Shotgun Skills’ will teach you the skills, knowledge and understanding so that you can use the shotgun confidently and most importantly safely. A Competency Course for clay and game shooters, members and non-members.

These modules are ideal for participants of the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme, where Clay Target Shooting is a Skill for Bronze,

Silver and Gold Awards.

The modules are the corner stones of the Syllabus for Edexcel

GCSE Qualification – Physical Education where Clay target

Shooting is the chosen sport. 

All PPE, shotguns and log books are supplied with a certificate and badge upon successfully passing Modules 1+2.

(cpsa.co.uk/academy/questions )




 Kingston Upon Thames

 "As a complete beginner to clay pigeon shooting, Marcus taught me everything I needed to know.  I felt confident and safe during my lesson and I was hitting clays!"



 "From basic safety training to correctly loading and holding the gun, Marcus educated me in the many aspects of clay pigeon shooting. I really enjoyed it!"

David and Jules,


 "We both thoroughly enjoyed the experience and the manner in which you delivered the tuition and made us feel really relaxed and welcome. We won’t hesitate to contact you next time!"



 "At the start of my lesson I was quite nervous as I had never tried anything like this before. Marcus made me feel comfortable and confident. I'm excited to go back "



Please contact Marcus at


with any questions as we continue

to build this website



Mobile: 07508 696 950

Email: mwclayshooting@gmail.com