NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting

Basic - Great course for new shooters

Duration: 4 hours classroom & 2-3 hours range time



Dr. Marion Mayer

Instructor Bio

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Learn the parts and operation of handguns, rules of safe gun handling, shooting fundamentals (such as aiming and trigger control), cleaning and safe storage and marksmanship skills on the range. 

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Expectations and Outcomes

Course completion certificate provided.

This course is a pre-requisite for the NRA Pistol Instructor Course

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Basic, NRA Courses

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Handgun of any caliber. Iron sights only. Eye and ear protection are mandatory and electronic hearing protection is highly encouraged. A hat with a brim, high collared shirt and closed toe shoes are required. Range is outdoors so dress appropriately.