If you are unsure whether this course is appropriate for your skill level, then it likely is. If you have never attended formal rifle training (Not including Hunter Safety), then this course is geared for you. Most Hunter Safety Classes do not teach you how to shoot. Finally, if you have never had a basic rifle course and would like to attend advance courses with other firearms instructors, they will need proof of formal Basic Rifle training.
NRA Basics of Rifle Shooting is a one day (8 hour) course intended for all individuals, regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliation. Course address will be provided upon registration to protect the privacy and safety of our students.
Students will receive the NRA Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook, complete a course of fire, take a written exam, and receive a course completion certificate.
A free and optional shooting clinic will be held after the course for students who want extra coaching.
Top Shot award will be given to the student with the highest score.
You must be legally permitted to handle a firearm to take this course. This does not mean that you need a CCW permit. This means you must not be prohibited from handling a firearm.
Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Children under the age of 13 are not permitted to attend this course.Pregnant and nursing mothers, please consult your doctor.
There are no pre-requisites.