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NRA Instructor Rifle Shooting Course

This course teaches the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, promoting and teaching NRA’s Basic Rifle Shooting course.

Duration: 8-10 hours, including range time



Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now March 24 Sunday
Northfield, OH
4 - 10 Students 8am-5pm TBD Space Available target icon


Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises during the course, and complete an instructor certification examination. Students will receive the NRA Trainer’s Guide, NRA Rifle Shooting Instructor Candidate Packet and NRA Basic Rifle Shooting course student packet.

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Expectations and Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course through teachbacks, practical demonstrations, shooting qualification and written exams, you will be authorized to teach the NRA Basic Rifle Shooting course.

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Instructor Coach Training Courses, Instructor Training Courses, NRA Courses, Rifle

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Documentation Requirements

NRA Basic Rifle Course Certificate
Documentation of BIT in the previous 2 years.

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Rifle (semi auto, bolt, pump, hinge, lever)
~200 rounds of ammo
Ear/eye protection
pen/pencil & notebook
3 ring binder (for lesson plans) or digital copy on tablet/laptop
NRA Trainers Guide (from BIT course)
Mandatory learning attitude