Course Description:  NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course

The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting course is a blended training course, which means a portion of the course (Phase 1) is conducted in an online environment, that can be completed on your own time. Upon successfully completing the online exam, students will be required to register for the instructor-led training portion (Phase 2), with Dobbs Firearm Training. You must successfully complete Phase 1 and Phase 2 in order to receive your NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting course certificate.

Objective:  The NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course introduces students to the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely. Through this course, the students will learn about pistol parts and operation, ammunition, gun safety, pistol shooting fundamentals, and pistol shooting activities. The Basic Pistol Course will also help prepare the student for participation in other NRA courses.

Students will learn NRA’s rules for:
•Safe gun handling
•Pistol and revolver parts and their function
•Shooting Fundamentals
•Range rules
•Various shooting positions
•Cleaning the pistol
•Opportunities and training exercises to help you continue your skills development and reinforce all that you have learned in class.

You must signup and finish Phase I before taking Phase II with us. Here is the link for Phase I (On-Line Portion)

NRA On-Line Basic Pistol Shooting Course


What to bring:

Students should bring:
1. Firearm
2. Ammunition
3. Identification (drivers license, state issued ID card is OK).
4. Questions!  If you do some research prior to class, and have some questions, bring them to class for discussion.
5. No open toe shoes or low cut tops. Baseball cap recommended.

We are currently using Twin Sisters Gun Club for the shooting portion.

Price : $139.00

If the course isn't currently scheduled or you would like a different date, you can request training by clicking here