Basic Pistol Course (8 hours)

Price: $70.00

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Call me at 309-536-0128 if you have more questions. 


You will learn in this course:

• Types of handguns.

• Functions and parts of the handgun.

• Ammunition types, components & storage.

• Sight alignment & shooting techniques.

• Cleaning and storage of firearms.

• NRA qualification shooting session.

The NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely. This course is at least 8-hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from two handed standing position; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and a course completion certificate.

What is required:

• 50 rounds of ammunition. 

• Handgun.

• Eye (glasses) and ear protection. (Can be obtained on site at no extra cost)