NRA Basic Pistol

Basic - The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting course is a great way for you to learn the basics of pistol shooting from the top firearms training organization in the world!

Duration: 7 hrs classroom, 1 hr range time



John Park

Instructor Bio

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 Essential gun safety rules
  • Different types of pistols and which one is best for you
  • The basics of ammunition
  • The fundamentals of pistol shooting
  • Different shooting positions
  • The most common shooting errors
  • Proper gun cleaning and maintenance
  • How to maintain your skills

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Topics Covered

Basic pistol safety and shooting fundamentals

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Expectations and Outcomes

NRA Certificate

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Basic, Concealed Carry Training

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Legally permitted to handle firearms and pass a background check as required to purchase a firearm in Colorado