You should expect at least 12 hours of instruction, which includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. You will learn NRA's rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operations; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest position, and two handed standing positions; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development.
Students will receive the NRA Guild to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, Ohio General Attorney Handbook, take the Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate.
To earn a certificate, you need to pass the test and should be able to consistently shoot five shot groups within a nine inch circle from 1-15 feet prior to earning a certificate.
Please contact Trigger Action, training department at firstname.lastname@example.org or 614-496-0308 if you have any comments or concerns regarding your NRA Basic Pistol Shooting course.