NRA 3-Day BOPS Instructor Training Course

Advanced - This course develops NRA Certified Basics Of Pistol Shooting Instructors

Duration: 3 days - See description



Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now May 24 Friday
3 Day Class
Parma, OH
4 - 10 Students 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Candy Petticord Space Available target icon


This intent of ths course is to develop NRA Certified Instructors who possess the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to conduct the NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Course.

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Topics Covered

This course includes three (3) full days of training covering the following courses:

  • NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting - Instructor Led Training (student level course, required pre-requisite)
  • NRA Basic Instructor Training (BIT)
  • NRA Pistol Instructor Training Course
NRA Basics Of Pistol Shooting (BOPS) Instructor Candidates must attend and successfully complete all three (3) of these courses.

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Expectations and Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course and after successful submission of paperwork and payment of applicable fees to the NRA, the Instructor Candidate will be Certified as a Basics of Pistol Shooting (BOPS) Course Instructor.

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Advanced, Concealed Carry Training, Instructor Training Courses, NRA Courses

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Documentation Requirements

A valid Driver License and a valid Ohio CCW/CHL is strongly recommended.

Student must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Person - a natural person who is a lawful permanent resident as defined in 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) or who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) and possess a valid Driver License or Government Issued Identification to participate in this course. Please note that Visa holders (Work, Travel, Etc.) are not eligible to participate in any Northpointe Training LLC courses involving firearms.

This course is for individuals who are not disqualified from possessing and/or using a firearm as defined by applicable federal, state, or local law, are of good repute, and possess a valid Driver License or Government Issued Identification.

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Instructor Candidates must attend and pass the NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting, Instructor-Led Training Course as noted on the schedule above and achieve a minimum score of 90% on the written examination and the shooting qualification.

Prior to the Instructor Training class, all candidates will complete a pre-course questionnaire and demonstrate their firearm proficiency in pre-course assessment exercises, including a shooting qualification.