NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting ILT (Semi-Automatic)

This official NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Course ILT (Semi-Automatic) teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for safely owning and using a pistol. You will learn about pistol parts and operation, ammunition, gun safety, and shooting fundamentals. Students will complete live fire training and a nationally standardized shooting qualification with an NRA Certified Instructor. This course is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliation.

A desire to learn.

You will learn about semi-automatic pistol parts and operation, ammunition, gun safety, shooting fundamentals, and pistol shooting activities. At the range, you will practice the fundamentals shooting .22 caliber semi-automatic target pistol. You will also have the opportunity to experience .380 caliber sub-compact and 9mm compact and full-size semi-automatic pistols.

You will receive the NRA Guide: Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate bearing the signature of the NRA Secretary and your NRA Certified Instructor.

8 hours (approximately)


$120 (includes practice ammo, target, eye and ear protection), plus range fees per student (approximately $20)

This course can be scheduled on a single weekend day or spread over several weekday evenings. Contact us to schedule a class.

© 2021, Guy Walker. All rights reserved.