Knowledge. Skills. Attitude.

Length: One 8 hour day, Starting at 9 AM

Prior Experience: NONE to minimal

Cost: $225

Your $225* Includes:

  • 100 rounds (rds) of 22LR; I suggest keeping 40rds for your two qualifications
  • For an additional $50, you can get more ammo: 50rds 22LR, 15rds of 9mm, 10rds of 38 SPC, 10rds of 40S&W and 10rds of 45ACP. This will allow you to fire the other handguns I will have available.

*Discount Info: 10% off all courses for Military and/or First Responders


What To Expect:

  • The class consists of a classroom portion in the morning, a lunch break (note that lunch is not provided, however, a microwave and refrigerator are available, as well as some snacks and soda/water/coffee for a nominal fee), followed by a short class portion and then range time.
  • All shooting will be outdoors.
  • This all-day class teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely. You’ll learn to:
    • Load, cock, de-cock, dryfire and unload single and double action revolvers and several semi-auto pistols
    • Shoot at least 10 different types of 22LR handguns
    • This class is designed to instruct individuals in the basics of the safe handling, loading, unloading, storing, transporting, and cleaning of both revolvers and semi-automatic pistols.
    • Please note that the instructor will provide all firearms and ammunition (100rds) for the live fire portion of the class.
  • Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, and Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet
  • At the end of class, students will take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination and receive a Course Completion Certificate.

If, for some reason, you are unable to attend the scheduled class, please be so kind as to email me at at your earliest convenience, as there is an active waiting list.


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Many thanks for your interest. I look forward to teaching you about the proper use and safety of firearms.