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Course Information

The club welcomes all people irrespective of ability. Beginner's courses are available for those with little or no experience of archery.  If you’re interested in joining Canterbury Archers having taken a beginner's course at another club, please contact us directly.

The minimum age for juniors that we can accept is 10 years old* and in order to comply with the Child Protection Guidelines all juniors, under 18, must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

All equipment is provided and should you wish to join the club, then advice on purchasing equipment is freely given. Our courses cost £50 per person and includes 10.5 hours of tuition spread over three Saturdays. ​​

2022 Course Dates

2022 Beginners Courses will commence on the following dates and run for three weeks

First Course: 14th May 2022

Second Course: 16th July 2022

The course begins at 13:30 and finishes at 16:30 but you will need to assemble at 13:00

All our courses for this year are now fully booked.

If you would like to be informed of the next available course send your name and email address to together with the number of places required. As soon as the dates of the next courses are known we will let you know.

Glyn Levis

Course Organiser

Where do I sign up?​

If you are interested in taking a beginner’s course please contact to check availability as the courses are very popular. It isn’t necessary to join the club to take a beginner’s course.


Still have questions about our beginner's courses?

You can contact us  or visit our FAQ page.

*Young archers will be assessed before they can take part in our beginner's course as to whether they are strong enough to pull back the bow and whether they are able to follow the Archery GB rules.

Canterbury Archers Beginner's Course

Class of 2022