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NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home

Intermediate - Course focus is safely carrying a concealed forearm outside the home.

Duration: 8 hours classroom, 5 hours range time



Barry Mills

Instructor Bio

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now October 12 Saturday
2 Day Class
Salem, NH
1 - 4 Students Sat 8AM - 5PM + Sun 8AM - 2PM Barry Mills Space Available target icon


The course offers the essential knowledge and skills that must be mastered in order to carry, store, and use a firearm safely and effectively for personal protection outside the home. Students spend several hours on the range and shoot approximately 100 plus rounds of ammunition. Time and ammunition requirements are minimum, and may be exceeded. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home handbook and appropriate course completion certificates.

This course is for adult individuals who are not disqualified from possessing a firearm as defined by applicable federal, state, or local law and are of good repute and possess defensive pistol skills presented in the NRA Basics of Personal Protection In The Home Course.

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Advanced, Intermediate, Concealed Carry Training, NRA Courses

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Documentation Requirements

Prospective participants must demonstrate that they have the requisite knowledge, skills, and attitudes by producing an NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home Course Certificate, or by passing the pre-course evaluation.

Participants must also understand the basic legal concepts relating to the use of firearms in self-defense, and must know and observe not only general gun safety rules, but also those safety principles that are specific to defensive situations.

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Self-Defense Handgun
Ammunition - 100+
Long Pants
Thick Belt
Close-toed Shoes
Brimmed Hat
Water / Beverage
Bug Spray
Pen & Notebook
Eye & Ear Protection
Extra Magazines - 2
Magazine Pouch
Range Bag