Short Description: 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.More Details: Prerequisite: This course is for law-abiding adult citizens, as defined by applicable federal, state, or local law, and experienced shooters (shooters able to show mastery of the basic skills of safe gun handling, shooting a group, zeroing the firearm, and cleaning the firearm). Prospective participants can demonstrate that they have the requisite knowledge, skills, and attitudes by producing an NRA Basic Pistol Course Certificate, NRA FIRST Steps Course Certificate, NRA pistol competitive shooting qualification card, military DD 214 with pistol qualification, or passing the Pre-Course Assessment. Description: This is an eight-hour course. Students should expect to shoot approximately 100 rounds of ammunition. 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. Required Equipment (Student Provides):•Handgun in good working order with at least 3 magazines•Hearing protection (hearing protection is available at the range)•Wrap-around eye protection (eye protection is available at the range)•Comfortable range appropriate clothing•Pen or Pencil, Paper for notes•Snacks, Drink (no alcholic beverages)•May bring lunch or money (typically everyone chips in and we get pizza with a working lunch)Ammunition:•Estimated round count is 100 rounds (recommend you bring some extra)•Factory new ammunition only no reloads* in the same caliber as your handgun.*Reloads are not allowed, however, reputable firearm manufactures who produce remanufactured ammunition such as Freedom Munitions will be acceptable. If you are unsure contact us prior to the class date you will be attending.Class size is limited to ensure proper instruction to each student.
Serving Plant City, Florida (FL)and Surrounding Area, including Brandon, Valrico, Seffner, Bartow, Lakeland, Tampa, Lithia, and more
Click on the Dates belowfor additional informationand to register for a classAugust 19, 2017Course Cost $120.00Course Length 8 hours