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NRA Basic Pistol

Basic - OH Concealed Handgun License

Duration: 8a-5p



Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now April 5 Friday
Northfield, OH
5 - 10 Students 10a-6p TBD Space Available target icon


You will learn 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. Additionally, students will complete live fire training and a nationally standardized shooting qualification while on the range with an NRA Certified Instructor. 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.

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Topics Covered

Basic Firearm safety
Anatomy of handguns
Anatomy of ammunition
Shooting Fundamentals
Basic handgun marksmanship

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Expectations and Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the NRA Basic Pistol course, the student will possess the knowledge, skills and attitude required for owning and using a pistol safely.

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Basic, Concealed Carry License, Concealed Carry Training, NRA Courses, Seminars / Lectures

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~200 rounds of ammunition
Handgun (revolver or semiautomatic)
Hearing and eye protection

An open mind and learning attitude

*Loaner handguns available, please do not go out and purchase your 1st handgun before the class*