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Range Safety Officer

Basic - This is a fun and exciting way to become a Range Safety Officer (RSO).

Duration: 9 hours



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This is a 9-hour RSO course. You must be 21 years of age to take this course.  NRA Range Safety Officer candidates should be experienced shooters, involved in many aspects of target shooting, training, and range supervision. The NRA encourages active shooters to learn more and become responsible for the safety of fellow shooters through this program. 

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Topics Covered

Intro to RSO
RSO role and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) manual
Emergency Procedures
Range Safety Briefing
Gun Stoppages and Malfunctions
RSO Exam and Administrative Items.  

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Expectations and Outcomes

You will become a certified RSO by the NRA.

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Basic, Scenario Based Training, Seminars / Lectures

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Drinks if you do not prefer water and/or coffee
Comfortable Clothing