NRA Personal Protection In The Home – 2019

Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of self and family, and to provide information on the law-abiding individual’s right to self-defense. The legal ramifications of using lethal force are covered in detail by a sworn law enforcement officer or attorney who is also a defensive handgun trainer. Individualized attention is assured by assigning each student an experienced defensive handgun coach for the duration of the course.
Basic Pistol or indoor range qualification and 3 Pistol Clinic’s is a prerequisite for this course.

Topics Covered:

Students will learn basic defensive shooting skills, strategies for home safety and responding to a violent confrontation, firearms and the law, how to choose a handgun for self-defense, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Personal Protection In The Home handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, the Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, and course completion certificate.


  1. Any centerfire handgun in good operating condition that is suitable for self-defense and fires non-magnum ammunition
    • Example: (.357 Magnum pistol O.K. if .38 Special ammunition is used.)
    • Note: NO single shot handguns or Western-style “cowboy” single-action revolvers
  2. Two extra magazines (Semi-automatics) or speed loaders (revolvers)


  1. Eye and ear protection is required on the indoor and outdoor range
  2. You must be a club member (senior or spousal) to enroll
    • Junior members cannot take this course
  3. A non-refundable payment of $195.00 with check or cash is required at registration

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this years classes are limited to 18 spaces in in each of The Personal Protection In The Home Course’s.

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

Click here for the enrollment form.

Courses for 2019 are scheduled as follows

First Class

Law segment. Monday, June 24, 6:00 pm – 9:00pm

Monday, May 13, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Thursday, May 16, 6:00 pm – 9:30pm
Monday, May 20, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Second Class

Law segment: Monday, October 28, 6:00 pm – 9:00pm

Monday, August 12, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Thursday, August 15, 6:00 – 9:30 pm
Monday, August 19, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm