NRA Basic Rifle Shooting Course

 

Course Goal:  To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting.

 

Course Lessons

 

Lesson I     Rifle Knowledge and Safe Gun Handling

Lesson II    Ammunition Knowledge and the Fundamentals of Rifle Shooting

Lesson III   Firing the First Shots

Lesson IV   Standing Rifle Shooting Positions

Lesson V    Prone and Kneeling Rifle Shooting Positions

Lesson VI   Sitting Rifle Shooting Positions and Review of Positions

Lesson VII  Rifle Sports and Activities

 

 

NRA FIRST Steps Rifle Orientation

 

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

 

Course Lessons

 

Lesson I     Introduction to Rifle Safety, Parts, and Operation

Lesson II    Introduction to Ammunition and the Fundamentals of Rifle Shooting

Lesson III   Introduction to Rifle Shooting from the Benchrest Position

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