Accommodation and Food At Monkton Wyld Court

  • 2 nights dormitory accommodation with other students including bedding
  • Day 1: Lunch and Dinner
  • Day 2: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • ​Day 3: Breakfast and Lunch
  • Extra nights B&B and private rooms available on request.

Our courses are residential and usually run from Friday 10.30am to Sunday 6pm at 'The Tunnel' Range in Charmouth Dorset, but we can arrange bespoke courses at any time to suit. Occasionally we run courses mid-week. 


We have amazing accommodation at Monkton Wyld Court included within the price, which has it's own vegetable garden, dairy, pizza oven and pub, and can cater for all types of diets. We offer transport between the nearest train station (Axminster), The Tunnel Range Complex and Monkton Wyld Court free of charge.


The link to upcoming courses are at the bottom of this page. Otherwise get in touch or follow us on social media to find out when we are next running a course. Are you a stunt or MOCAP group, or preparing for a specific role? We can tailor a course to your requirements; e-mail courses@barearms.co.uk or call us on 0203 441 9404.

We can also conduct bespoke training on-site for productions or individuals.

Our Theatrical Firearms Courses (TFCs) are arranged in three levels of increasing competency. The BASIC course is the initial stage and will teach you the basics and principles of weapons handling, before working your way up to more advanced techniques and skills on the later courses. 

£499
inc. accommodation and food

Apply for a place - click here

Later 2019 dates, and earlier waiting lists available

​​TFC L1: BASIC - Lessons ​​​

  • How Firearms Work
  • Theatrical Firearms and On-Set Safety
  • Firing Positions and Stances
  • Bolt Action Rifle - Live Fire
  • Assault Rifle Level 1 - Live Fire
  • ​Automatic Pistol Level 1 - Blank Fire
  • ​Sniper Rifle - Live Fire
  • Introduction into Military Equipment (body armour, webbing and helmets)
  • Weapon Transition Drills. Assault Rifle to Pistol.
  • Soldier Characterisation and Portrayal
  • 6hrs of live-fire range periods inc. 3-gun Close Quarter Tactical Battle Range
  • Students are allowed to film for showreel purposes, and any footage shot by Bare Arms staff is provided free of charge.

TFC Level 1
​BASIC