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Schedule of Training Events and NRA Courses

Notices:

ITAR Certification form is required for firearms training due to the ITAR (International Trafficing in Arms Regulation), where only U.S. Citizens can receive firearms training. Click here to find out more about the ITAR law.

Generally, NRA Training Courses are for Chapter members and sponsored guests only.


Training Events and NRA Courses

 

DateCourse (Cost)Info

10/8/2022

NRA Basic CCW Course ($90.00)

This course will teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to carry a concealed pistol for personal protection. Covered topics include: safety, firearm selection, defensive shooting, drawing from concealment, stoppage remediation, defensive mindset, carry modes, and training activities.
FUR NRA Basic CCW Course

10/17/2022
- 10/21/2022

NRA TCDW (N/A)

full 5 day NRA HQ driven course, not open to free enrollment, for pre-reqs email msprick@nrahq.org
TCDW supplemental FUR

10/22/2022

10:00A - 2:00P

Refuse To Be A Victim (RTBAV) Seminar ($10)

This 3 to 4 hour seminar teaches tips and techniques to be alerted to dangerous situations and to avoid criminal confrontation. While this program is not a firearms or self-defense class, it is a seminar that will help you improve your personal safety strategies and will provide you with valuable information that you can apply in every area of your life. Open to individuals of all ages.
FUR v2 RTBAV Oct22

11/4/2022
- 11/5/2022

WFA 1800-1530 ($80.00)

This training course is provided primarily for youth programs (Scouts and AHG) and their leaders.

11/12/2022

8:00A - 5:00P

Intermediate AR Course ($80)

This is a non-NRA, intermediate rifle course designed to teach history, various uses, modification options, lower builds, and other topics of the AR platform. This is a course in development where feedback is welcome from knowledgeable students for future iterations. This course is not intended for new shooters. There will be a brief marksmanship clinic on the range, followed by a live fire portion.
FUR for AR Course

11/12/2022

8:00A - 4:00P

CPR / AED and First Aid Course ($70)

Basic First Aid and CPR / AED training will be provided by certified instructors. Students with successful completion will receive a CPR cert good for 2 years.
FUR CPR / 1st Aid

11/19/2022

6:00A - 5:00P

Hunter Education (N/A)

TBD

12/4/2022

6:00A - 5:00P

Hunter Education (N/A)

TBD

12/5/2022
- 12/9/2022

NRA TCDW (N/A)

full 5 day NRA HQ driven course, not open to free enrollment, for pre-reqs email msprick@nrahq.org
NRA TCDW FUR 2022

12/10/2022

7:30A - 6:00P

NRA CCW Instructor Course (Day 1) ($140)

The NRA CCW Instructor course is at least 16-hours long and teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to organizing, promoting and teaching NRA’s Basic CCW course. Possession of basic firearm safety and shooting skills is a perquisite for certification as an NRA instructor. The course includes discipline specific instructor training. Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises during the course, and complete an instructor certification examination. BIT is a prerequisite and is not included.

12/11/2022

8:30A - 5:00P

NRA CCW Instructor Course (Day 2) (N/A)

(Day 2)

1/14/2023

7:30A - 5:00P

NRA RSO Course ($70.00)

The Range Safety Officer course content consists of RSO's roles and responsibilities, range standard operating procedures, range inspection and range rules, loading and unloading procedures for multiple action types, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, and Range Safety Briefings, which include procedures to follow in the case of an emergency. Non-live fire course.
FUR NRA RSO Course

2/11/2023

7:30A - 5:00P

NRA CRSO Course (w/BIT) ($120.00)

The Chief Range Safety Officer course content focuses on teaching the NRA Basic RSO course, which consists of RSO's roles and responsibilities, range standard operating procedures, range inspection and range rules, loading and unloading procedures for multiple action types, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, and Range Safety Briefings, which include procedures to follow in the case of an emergency. Non-live fire course and will include BIT.
FUR NRA CRSO Course

2/12/2023

8:00A - 4:30P

NRA CRSO Course (Day 2) (N/A)

(Day 2)

3/11/2023

7:30A - 6:30P

NRA Personal Protection Inside The Home ($80.00)

The PPITH course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of self and family, and provides information on the law-abiding individual’s right to self-defense. 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 written materials to include the PPITH handbook, and course certificate upon successful completion.
FUR NRA PPITH Course

4/15/2023

7:30A - 5:00P

NRA Basic Pistol Course ($80.00)

The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA affiliation. Course topics include: gun safety rules, proper operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols, ammunition knowledge and selection, pistol selection and storage, shooting fundamentals, pistol inspection and maintenance, marksmanship, and shooting range safety. Students will complete live fire training and qualification. Students will receive the NRA Guide: Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, take a written exam, and receive a course certificate upon successful completion.
FUR NRA Basic Pistol Course

5/13/2023

7:30A - 5:30P

NRA Basic Rifle Course ($80.00)

The NRA Basic Rifle course teaches the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting. It is at least eight hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot rifles. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; rifle parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest, prone, sitting, standing and kneeling positions; cleaning; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive written training materials, take a written exam, and receive a course certificate upon successful completion.
FUR NRA Rifle Course

6/10/2023

7:30A - 5:30P

NRA Basic Shotgun Course ($80.00)

The NRA Basic Shotgun course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for the safe and proper use of a shotgun in shooting a moving target. This course is at least 10 hours long and includes classroom and range time learning how to shoot shotguns at moving targets. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; shotgun parts and operation; shotgun shell components; shotgun shell malfunctions; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting at straight away and angled targets; cleaning; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive written training materials, take an exam, and receive a course certificate upon successful completion.
FUR NRA SG Course

7/8/2023

7:30A - 5:30P

NRA Range Safety Officer Course ($80.00)

The Range Safety Officer course content consists of RSO's roles and responsibilities, range standard operating procedures, range inspection and range rules, loading and unloading procedures for multiple action types, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, and Range Safety Briefings, which include procedures to follow in the case of an emergency. Non-live fire course. Must be 21yrs old to attend.
FUR NRA RSO Course

8/6/2023

NSSF Day - open to the public (N/A)

open to the public - limited amounts of free ammo

8/12/2023

7:30A - 5:30P

NRA Basic Pistol Course ($80.00)

The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA affiliation. Course topics include: gun safety rules, proper operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols, ammunition knowledge and selection, pistol selection and storage, shooting fundamentals, pistol inspection and maintenance, marksmanship, and shooting range safety. Students will complete live fire training and qualification. Students will receive the NRA Guide: Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, take a written exam, and receive a course certificate upon successful completion.
FUR NRA Pistol Course

9/9/2023

7:30A - 6:30P

NRA Pistol Instructor Course (w/ BIT) ($120.00)

The NRA Pistol Instructor course is at least 16-hours long and teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to organizing, promoting and teaching NRA’s Basic Pistol Shooting course. Prerequisites include: basic firearm safety and shooting skills; candidates complete a pre-course questionnaire; and demonstrate their shooting skills during live-fire. The course is presented in two parts: Basic Instructor Training (BIT), and pistol instructor training. Candidates demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises during the course, and complete an instructor certification exam. Candidates will receive the NRA Trainer’s Guide and an NRA Pistol Shooting Instructor Candidate Packet.
FUR NRA Pistol Instr Course

9/10/2023

7:30A - 6:00P

NRA Pistol Instructor Course (Day 2) (N/A)

(Day 2)



PPOTH Course April 2017

CCW Course Sep 2019

Rifle Course Nov 2017

Rifle Course August 2020

Rifle Course Nov 2019

Rifle Instructor Course Dec 2019

Basic Shotgun Course Aug 2019

Women on Target Oct 2021

Women on Target Oct 2021
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For more information, contact:
Nick Roberge, Training Committee Chair , Send Message