Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of self and family, and to provide information on the law-abiding individual’s right to self-defense.
Students should expect to shoot approximately 100-150+ rounds of ammunition. Students will learn basic defensive shooting skills, strategies for home safety and responding to a violent confrontation, firearms and the law, how to choose a handgun for self-defense, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Personal Protection In The Home handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, the Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, and course completion certificate.(Lesson Plan, revised 08/11)
NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home course is for law-abiding adult citizens, as defined by applicable federal, state, or local law, and experienced shooters (shooters able to show mastery of the basic skills of safe gun handling, shooting a group, zeroing the firearm, and cleaning the firearm) to maximize what can be learned from this course.
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You must have completed an approved basic fundamentals of marksmanship course.
Proof of shooting experience can be one of the following: NRA Basic Pistol Course Certificate, NRA FIRST Steps Course Certificate, NRA pistol competitive shooting qualification card, military DD 214 with pistol qualification, or passing the Pre-Course Assessment.
You must also register via the NRA website for this specified course (search for zip code 74003) http://www.nrainstructors.org/Search.aspx
WHAT TO BRING....
Ear & Eye Protection
100-150+ Rounds of Ammunition
Hard Bill Hat (baseball)
High Neck T-Shirt
Knee pads (if you already have some)
Drawing of the inside of your home layout...like a blueprint - very rough draft on one 8.5"x11" piece of paper