NRA Basic Pistol – 2018

The NRA Basic Pistol course is designed to familiarize the new or experienced shooter with the safe and proper use of the pistol. Experienced shooters can also benefit from a review of fundamentals, especially with our one-on-one NRA Certified Instructor coaching.

Topics Covered:

  1. Safety, Safety, Safety
  2. Types of handguns
  3. Parts and operations
  4. Ammunition choices and selection
  5. Using and operating a handgun safely
  1. Cleaning, storing, and transporting a handgun
  2. Range commands and procedures
  3. Grip and stance
  4. Sight alignment
  5. Trigger press

Equipment:

  1. Any handgun in good operating condition that fires non-magnum ammunition.
    • Example: (.357 Magnum pistol O.K. if .38 Special ammunition is used.
  2. Spare magazines or speedloaders are not required, but are highly recommended.

Requirements:

  1. Eye and ear protection is required on the indoor and outdoor range.
  2. You must be a club member (senior, spousal or junior member) to enroll.
  3. A non-refundable payment of $150.00 with check or cash is required at registration

To enroll in any course, mail a completed enrollment form along with you payment to Bill Walker at the address shown on the form.  Any questions, contact Bill at wewalker3@verizon.net

Click here for the enrollment form.

Courses for 2018 are scheduled as follows

First Class

Thursday, April 19, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Saturday, April 21, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Second Class

Thursday, July 19, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Saturday, July 21, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm