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Basic Pistol Class (CT Pistol Permit Class / Long Gun Certificate) – BLENDED
August 8, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Basic Pistol Class (CT Pistol Permit Class / Long Gun Certificate)
Short Description: The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting is a conducted both in a classroom and at a range under the guidance and supervision of an NRA-Certified Instructor. The course is intended for all adults regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliation. This is the class you will want to take to obtain your Permit to Carry Pistols and Revolvers in CT (Pistol Permit) or Long Gun Eligibility Certificate.
We have altered our NRA Basic Pistol Class curriculum to the blended course which is completed online in your own timeframe. When you have completed that portion, there is a hands-on practical / evaluation portion conducted in a classroom followed up with the live fire and qualification portion with one of our NRA Certified instructors. The will allow us to keep our staff and our customers safe with minimal classroom time and a smaller class size overall.
You MUST have completed the online portion of this course to attend this. Here is the link to sign up for the online portion: HERE
More Details: Some of the topics in the course include: gun safety rules, proper operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols, ammunition knowledge and selection, selecting and storing a pistol, the fundamentals of shooting, and pistol inspection and maintenance. During the the course, one of our NRA Certified Instructors will provide you with comprehensive training on gun safety rules; range protocol; proper handling; loading and unloading procedures; application of pistol shooting fundamentals; stable shooting positions; live fire; and a final shooting qualification.