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NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course

Short Description: This class teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely.

More Details: This course is 8-hours long and includes classroom and range time. You will learn to safely 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. To complete the course, students will take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate.