NRA Basic Pistol Permit Class
Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely.
You should expect at least 8-hours of instruction, which includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. You will learn NRA's rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from a two handed standing position; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development.
To earn a certificate, you should be able to consistently shoot five shot groups within a nine inch circle from 10 - 15 feet prior to earning a certificate. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take the Basics of Pistol Shooting Examination, and receive a course completion certificate.