NRA Basics of Rifle Shooting – $195
This class teaches student how to identify the parts and learn the operation of the different types of rifle actions. Students will learn about different types of ammunition, learn how to safely clean a rifle, selecting the right rife, proper storage methods, and learn the fundamentals of shooting in live firing exercises.
- Rules of gun safety
- Types of rifle actions
- Operating different actions
- Loading & unloading
- Ammunition knowledge
- Shooting positions
- 5 fundamentals of accuracy
- Live firing exercises
- Reading shot groups
- Making adjustments
- Bench rest shooting
- Unsupported shooting
- Shooting qualification level
- Proper cleaning & maintenance
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This class is eight to ten hours long. You can shoot any caliber rifle between .22LR and a .308 caliber but a .22LR or .223/556 caliber is recommended. Limited rentals rifles will be available on a first reservation basis. You will shoot between 50 and 100 rounds in shooting exercises. Ammunition can be purchased at the range or you can bring factory loaded ammunition for your rifle. No steel core ammunition is permitted. Students working toward the NRA Rifle Instructor Certification must take this class unless they have had prior equivalent training and can pass the written exam and shooting qualification for this class without attending the class.
You must register at least 14 days in advance of class to allow time to order required NRA training packets and receive them. If less than four people pre-register the class will be cancelled and deposits refunded.
We only consider minors under 18 for training if a parent or guardian takes the training with them.
Payment with your registration is required to reserve a slot for a class. If you cancel attending more than 48 hours prior to the scheduled start time of a class you’ve registered for there will be a $50 cancellation fee deducted from your refund to cover our advance administrative costs. Cancellations within 48 hours of a class starting time are subject to a $75 cancellation fee. If you do not cancel or show up for class you forfeit your -pre-payment.
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