Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely.
This course is at least 8-hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation;
ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest position, and two handed standing positions; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and course completion certificate.
Lunch, snacks and beverages will be provided during the course. Please bring the following to class: Pistol (with instruction manual, if available), 50 rounds of ammunition, a case or holster, ear and eye protection and a cleaning kit for your handgun.
Ladies and Gentlemen are welcome to attend. Sisters of The Second Amendment members are eligible to receive a voucher for $25 off the cost of the course. Payment to be made on the day of the class. Please register by August 18, 2016, and class size is limited, so don't wait!