NRA Basic Pistol Course

Length of Course: 10 Hours

The NRA Basic Pistol Course is designed to present the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely. The course will also familiarize participants with safe gun handling procedures and guidelines for using and storing pistols.

The concept of “discovery learning” (hands on learning) is used.

  • Lesson I: Pistol Knowledge and Safe Handling.
  • Lesson II: Ammunition Knowledge and the Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting.
  • Lesson III: Firing the First Shots.
  • Lesson IV: Two-Handed and One-Handed Standing Shooting Positions.
  • Lesson V: Pistol Sports and Activities.

“NRA Basic Pistol Shooting” handbook and Student packet will be issued to each student as well as a “Course Completion Certificate” for those that satisfactorily complete the course.

Instructor to Student ration is kept low to enable personal attention for each student.

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