NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course

 

Course Goal: To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely.

 

Course Lessons

 

Lesson I     Pistol Knowledge and Safe Gun Handling

Lesson II    Ammunition Knowledge and the Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting

Lesson III   Firing the First Shots

Lesson IV   Two-Handed and One-Handed Standing Shooting Positions

Lesson V    Pistol Sports and Activities

 

 

NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation

 

Course Goal:  To provide beginning shooters with an introduction to the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to own and use a specific pistol model safely.

 

Course Lessons

 

Lesson I     Introduction to Pistol Safety, Parts, and Operation

Lesson II    Introduction to Ammunition and the Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting

Lesson III   Introduction to Pistol Shooting from the Benchrest Position

Lesson IV   Introduction to Pistol Cleaning, Storage, and Training Opportunities