“To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting.”
This 14 hour class spans two days and teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting. Students will learn the 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 further skill development. Students will get to shoot in the various positions during the range exercises. Students will receive the NRA Basics Of Rifle Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, NRA Firearm Training brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, Course Exam and Course Completion Certificate.
There are no prerequisites for taking this course, and the material is accessible to appropriately supervised mature children.
Students will receive feedback on the live-fire exercises and a course certificate upon successful completion of the lessons. Students will receive the "Basic Practical" rocker upon successfully demonstrating safe gun handling at all times, safely unloading and loading, shooting a qualifying group, adjusting sights to zero the rifle and safely cleaning the rifle.
COST $200 Ammunition, Range Fees and Rifles are provided.