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NRA Certified Firearms Training Programs

NRA Refuse To Be A Victim® Seminar: 3 to 4 hours/ Limit 60 people                    $30.00


Special scheduling available for groups booking 10 or more people and you receive a $5.00 discount.

Refuse To Be A Victim® is a 3 to 4 hour crime prevention seminar, designed by the National Rifle Association, to provide common-sense information geared toward awareness and avoidance of criminal attack. Certified instructors help seminar participants better understand criminal thinking and provide tips on maximizing home, automobile, telephone, technological and personal security. Participants learn unbiased information about carjacking prevention strategies, self-defense training options and the use of devices such as pepper spray, mace and stun guns. This safety awareness message has been presented in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.


We will assist you or others interested in organizing a public or private seminar in your community, at your organization or at your place of business. If you should have any questions about Refuse To Be A Victim®, please contact Jim at 270-999-2382. There are many special group rates and pricing structures available to suit your situation. Because firearms are not involved with this seminar, we can travel to your place of business when it is convenient for you and your team.


Special Requirements:
None.

 

NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Class: 4 hours/Limit 20 people                                            $35.00
Introduction:
The NRA FIRST Steps Pistol class is an excellent class for someone that has never held or fired a handgun.  We will show you how to safely handle and shoot your handun and give you confidence in knowing that you are starting out correctly and safely.  We also have handguns that you can rent if you don't currently have one to use.  This a great opportunity to learn about handguns and some things to look for if you are in the market for purchasing your first pistol.

Overview:
NRA FIRST Steps Pistol is designed to provide a hands-on introduction to the safe handling and proper orientation of handguns. This course is at least 3 hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot a handgun. Students will learn the NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals and cleaning the pistol. This is an excellent class for someone that has zero knowledge of handguns or is a new shooter wanting to start off right!

Special Requirements:
Handgun, 1 box of ammo, cleaning kit, hearing and eye protection. Handguns may be rented for an additional $10 plus ammunition cost. Pre-arrangements are required for handgun rental. Hearing and eye protection can be borrowed if needed.

NRA Basic Pistol Class: 8 hours/Limit 20 people                                                        $100.00
This course is at least 8 hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; 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 Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting Handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure and Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet. Participants will also take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination. Upon successful completion, each student will be awarded a certificate.


Special Requirements:
Handgun, 1 box of ammo, cleaning kit, hearing and eye protection. Handguns may be rented for an additional $10 plus ammunition cost. Pre-arrangements are required for handgun rental. Hearing and eye protection can be borrowed if needed.

 

NRA Personal Protection In The Home: 8 hours/Limit 10 people                            $100.00

 

Next Class: TBA at 9am central time! (We will book Private classes for 3 or more people)
Introduction:
Now that you have your Concealed Carry Permit or have taken a basic handgun class, are you truly ready to defend yourself or your family from an intruder? Do you know how to handle your handgun in a dark room under stress?  What would you do if your gun  jams or you ran out of ammo? Have you ever practiced shooting from behind cover or concealment?  How does your mind/body react in a high stress situation?  This class will give you the information and training to help answer these questions and prepare you if the need arises to defend yourself or family.

Overview:
This is an 8-hour course. Students should expect to shoot at least 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. The NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home Course participants must be law-abiding, adults (at least 21 years old) and experienced shooters. We will shoot from sitting, standing and kneeling positions and practice shooting from behind walls and other obstacles exploring proper uses of concealment and cover.

Prerequisites:
One of the following that shows prior handgun training: NRA Basic Pistol or Competitive Shooting qualification card, Concealed Carry Permit from any state, Military DD214 with pistol qualification or a pre-course assessment from a Rockcastle Shooting Center Instructor.

Special Requirements:
Handgun, 2 magazines for semi-autos or at least 1 speed loader for revolvers, a minimum of 2 boxes of ammo (100 rounds), hearing and eye protection, baseball style hat. Dress appropriately for the weather. We will shoot rain, sleet, snow or shine.

 

 

NRA Metallic Cartridge Reloading Class: 8 hours/Limit 8 people                            $75.00


A $25 deposit and pre-registration is required. Take both the Metallic Cartridge and Shotgun Shell Reloading classes and save $25 ($125 total).
Fee includes all materials (brass, primers, powder, bullets).

This course is 8 hours long and conducted in a classroom. Each student is taught reloading safety; centerfire cartridge components; using the reloading manual and reloading data; equipment; and the metallic cartridge reloading process. Students will receive the NRA Guide to Reloading handbook, the Basic Reloading Student Exam, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure and a Basic Firearm Training Program brochure. Upon successful completion, each student will be awarded a certificate.
Note: This is a hands-on class and all students will be loading live ammo on real presses.
Arrangements can also be made to test fire the loaded ammo after class.
Special Requirements:
Eye protection, caliber preference (.45, 9mm, .38 or .357 etc.).

 

NRA Shotgun Shell Reloading Class: 6 to 8 hours/Limit 8 people                            $75.00


A $25 deposit and pre-registration is required. Take both the Metallic Cartridge and Shotgun Shell Reloading classes and save $25 ($125 total). Fee includes all materials (shells, wads, primers, powder and shot).

This course is 6 hours long and conducted in a classroom. Each student is taught reloading safety; shotgun shell components; using the reloading manual and reloading data; equipment; and the shotgun shell reloading process. Students will receive the NRA Guide to Reloading Handbook, the Basic Reloading Student Exam, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, and a Basic Firearm Training Program brochure. Upon successful completion, each student will be awarded a certificate.
Note: This is a hands-on class and all students will be loading live ammo on real presses.
Arrangements can also be made to test fire the loaded ammo after class.
Special Requirements:
Eye protection.

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