This course teaches the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting.
Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; rifle parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest, prone, sitting, standing and kneeling positions; cleaning; and continued opportunities for skill development.
Expectations and Outcomes
Students will receive the Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Rifle Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate.
Basic, Instructor Training Courses, NRA Courses, Rifle, Women's Only Courses
Your Rifle. Leave your unloaded rifle in your automobile for safety. Upon completion of the classroom portion we will head to the range. You will not be allowed on the live fire range with a rifle deemed unsafe by the instructor.
150-200 Rounds of New Factory Loaded Ammunition.*
Hearing and Eye Protection.
A Brimmed Baseball Style Cap.
Avoid low cut shirts or outfits (Hot brass dance).
Pen/Pencil and notepad.
Extra magazines if you have them
*New Factory Loaded Ammunition purchased from Guns Of Glory is required. No projectile (bullet) that contains steel or that can cause a spark will be allowed to be on the range at Guns Of Glory. Due to the type of back stop (shredded rubber) it is a hazard. No outside ammunition will be allowed on the indoor range. Failure to comply with these rules will result in a immediate ban from the range.