NRA Basic Pistol - Instructor Led
The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliation.
Duration: 6 Hours Classroom, 2 Hours Range Time
Type(s): Basic, NRA Courses
Instructor: Bear Creek Defense Training - Douglas Campbell View Bio
The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliation and is available for delivery in two ways.
The Instructor Led Only takes place in a traditional classroom and range environment. This course may be completed in a single day format or over several days with smaller blocks of instruction.
Additionally, students will complete live fire training and a nationally standardized shooting qualification while on the range with an NRA Certified Instructor.
Please email a copy of your FOID card.
The instructor requires a copy of your driver's license once you register.
Any modern pistol with 50 rounds of ammunition with a strong side holster. Students must have hearing and eye protection.
gun safety rules, proper operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols, ammunition knowledge and selection, pistol selection and storage, shooting fundamentals, pistol inspection and maintenance, marksmanship, and shooting range safety
Expectations and Outcomes
Students will receive the NRA Guide: Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination and receive a course completion certificate bearing the signature of the NRA Secretary and your NRA Certified Instructor. Completion of this course also qualifies for the first 8 hours of training for Illinois CCW training.
There are no upcoming classes scheduled for this course.