NRA Basic Rifle

This course provides an introduction to basic rifle marksmanship. The course provides the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting. Costs for the class are determined when it is scheduled, and will be published with the class notifications.  Registration links for the classes will be published with the class advertisement.

Topics Covered:

  1. Safety
  2. Types of Rifles
  3. Parts and Operations
  4. Ammunition
  5. Using and Operating a Rifle Safely
  6. Maintenance and Storage
  1. Range commands and procedures
  2. Grip and Stance
  3. Sight alignment
  4. Trigger Press
  5. Follow-through

Shooting from Positions:

  • Bench
  • Standing
  • Seated
  • Kneeling
  • Prone



  • Eye and ear protection
  • .22lr rifle (We have loaners if you do not have one)
  • 100 rounds of .22lr ammunition


  • Sling

2023 Course Dates

  • 11/19/23

 A few class photos