and NRA Instructor
I am an NRA Training Counselor certified in Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Personal Protection Inside the Home, Personal Protection Outside the Home and Refuse To Be A Victim as well as an NRA Chief Range Safety Officer. I am also a USCCA Instructor, TWAW (The Well Armed Woman) Instructor and a Refuse To Be A Victim Regional Counselor.
NRA Certified Range Safety Officer
Private Group and Women-Only classes
available upon request. (4 student minimum)
Add more credibility and help your club reduce liability by participating in the NRA Range Safety Officer Program.
The Range Safety Officer (RSO) course consists of: Range Safety Officer's roles and responsibilities, range standard operating procedures, range inspection and range rules, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, and Range Safety Briefings which include emergency procedures. Candidates must receive 90 percent or better on the written exam and be 21 years of age or older. The Range Safety Officer course is a nine-hour course that consists of classroom time only.
Private instruction available by appointment.
NRA Basic Shotgun Shooting Course
This course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for the safe and proper use of a shotgun in shooting a moving target. This class is 10 hours long. Classroom consists of an introduction to Shotgun Safety, Parts, and Operation, Ammunition, the Fundamentals of Shotgun Shooting, Cleaning, Storage, and Training Opportunities. Live Fire Exercise consists of shooting at straight-away targets. Students will receive the NRA's Basics of Shotgun Shooting handbook as well as course certificate.
NRA Personal Protection Inside The Home
Prerequisite: Participants must produce a Basic Pistol Course Certificate or pass a pre-course assessment.
This is an eight-hour course. Students should expect to shoot approximately 100 rounds of ammunition and learn basic defensive shooting skills, strategies for home safety and responding to a violent confrontation, firearms and the law, how to choose a handgun for self-defense, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive The Basics of Personal Protection In The Home handbook and course completion certificate.
NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course
This class is 8 hours long.
You will learn all the basics of revolvers and semi-autos:
-Essential gun safety rules
-Different types of pistols and which one is best for you
-The basics of ammunition
-The fundamentals of pistol shooting
-Different shooting positions
-The most common shooting errors
-Proper gun cleaning and maintenance
-How to maintain your skills
Includes Live-Fire Shooting Qualification on the range.
NRA Basic Rifle Shooting Course
This course teaches the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting. This course is 8 hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot rifles. Students learn 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 skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Rifle Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate.
This 16-hour course teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to organizing, promoting and teaching NRA’s Basic Shooting courses. Prerequisite: Possession of basic firearm safety and shooting skills is a perquisite for certification as an NRA instructor. Prior to the instructor training, candidates complete a pre-course questionnaire and demonstrate their firearm background in pre-course assessment exercises.
Description: Course is presented in two parts: Basic Instructor Training, and discipline specific instructor training. Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises during the course, and complete an instructor certification examination. (4 student minimum).
NRA Instructor Certification
The single most important step toward ensuring your own safety is having a personal safety strategy in place before you need it. NRA’s Refuse To Be A Victim® program teaches the tips and techniques you need to be alerted to dangerous situations and to avoid becoming a victim. The Refuse To Be A Victim® program is not a firearms or self-defense class. It’s a seminar that will help you improve personal safety strategies and will provide you with valuable information that you can apply in every area of your life.
NRA Refuse To Be A Victim Seminar
NRA Chief Range Safety Officer Certification
This 14-hour course teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to training and supervising NRA range safety officers and developing range standard operating procedures. Prerequisite: Must be an NRA Certified Range Safety Officer. Course is presented in two parts: Basic Instructor Training and NRA Chief Range Safety Officer training. Sessions include standard operating procedures, inspections, emergency procedures, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, safety briefings. Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises and complete an open book exam. (4 student minimum).
I am an NRA Recruiter!
Get My Authorized Recruiter Discounts:
One-Year ($45) - $35
Three-Year ($100) - $85
Five-Year ($150) - $125
Life ($1,500) - $1,000
(Click on the Join NRA photo to the left
to go to my web page)
NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home
Prerequisite: Participants must produce an NRA Personal Protection Inside the Home Certificate or pass a pre-course assessment.
This is the Level One eight-hour course. Students should expect to shoot approximately 100 rounds of ammunition and learn the skills that must be mastered in order to carry, draw, and use a firearm safely and effectively for personal protection outside the home. Time and ammunition requirements are minimum and may be exceeded. Students will receive The Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home handbook and course completion certificate.