Name : NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation .(This program fulfils the State of Virginia requirements for a concealed handgun permit.)
Short Description : Firearm Instruction, Responsibility, and Safety Training — is the NRA’s response to the American public’s need for a firearm orientation program for new purchasers.
More Details: NRA FIRST Steps Pistol is designed to provide a hands-on introduction to the safe handling and proper orientation to one specific pistol action type for classes of four or fewer students. This course is at least three hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot a specific pistol action type. Students will learn the NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; the particular pistol model parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, FIRST Steps Course completion certificate. Includes live fire with my pistol or yours. (Lesson Plan, revised 4-11). Cost= $85 (includes range rental, pistol use and ammunition - all of these are usually charged separately by some others but not me). You can bring your pistol or use mine (.22 especially for teaching, no recoil, great sights, comfortable and easy to use; I will try to provide my 9mm for you to shoot as well if ammo is available).
Name : NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course. (This program is both recommended for, and fulfils the requirements for the State of Virginia concealed handgun permit.)
Short Description : Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely.
More Details: This course is at least 8-hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest position, and two handed standing positions; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and course completion certificate. Includes live fire with my pistol or yours. (Lesson Plan 2nd edition, 2009, 02/11) Cost= $170.
We accept Visa, MasterCard (NOT American Express, sorry).
Name : NRA Refuse To Be A Victim® Seminars
Short Description : Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for developing a strategy for ones
More Details: The seminar includes classroom instruction on a variety of crime prevention strategies, from
criminal psychology to automobile crimes to cyber crime. Seminars can vary in length, and may be modified to suit the needs of a particular audience. This is NOT a firearms instruction course, and does not include instruction in physical combat self-defense. Seminars teach about common weaknesses that criminals may take advantage of, and teaches a variety of corrective measures that are
practical, inexpensive, and easy to follow. Strategies include home security, arjack avoidance techniques, cyber safety, and use of personal safety devices.
A complete seminar may last as long as eight hours and include the entire lesson plan, but a modified seminar may be as short as 90 minutes and address a specific topic. Students will receive the Refuse To Be A Victim student handbook, NRA Refuse To Be A Victim® brochure, NRA Become A Refuse To Be A Victim® Instructor Brochure, Refuse To Be A Victim® Firearms Supplement, and a course completion certificate. This is NOT a firearms or self defense course.