NRA Basic Pistol Shooting

Basic - MA and CT approved LTC Course

Duration: 8 hours



Dale Brown

Instructor Bio

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The Basic Pistol Shooting Course re-enforces safe gun handling procedures while focusing on basic pistol marksmanship. This course is accepted for MA LTC and CT firearms license. A student that has obtained an LTC or firearms license can bring their own pistol and ammo. Students not owning or have not obtained a license may choose our rental option. 

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Topics Covered

Firearms safety rules
Handgun types and function 
Pistol and Revolver nomenclature
Loading and unloading 
Ammunition nomenclature
Firearms maintenance 
M.G.L. for storage and transportation of firearms
Proper Shooting Stance for handgun
Proper grip
Eye domanance
Sight alignment and picture 
Triger control 


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Basic, Concealed Carry Training, NRA Courses

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Shooters bringing there own firearm and ammo shoud bring 150 to 200 rounds of ammunition. Dress accordingly, we have about a 4 hour range session for this course.  We do have a shelter and heater on the range for inclement weather days.