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1437 Poland Spring Rd. • RT. 11 • Casco, ME 04015
NRA Certified Basic Pistol Shooting
February 8th& April 12th 8:00 AM ~ 3:00 PM
A pistol, or handgun, is a firearm designed to be fired while being held in one hand. While such firearms are small and compact, they can be the hardest to learn.
The Basic Pistol course can be as short as eight hours. In it students will get the NRA's The Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook and intensive lessons in safety, gun handling, the various types of pistols, the fundamentals of pistol marksmanship, various pistol firing positions, several practical exercises on the firing range, cleaning, storage, and a summary of pistol sports and activities.
“To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and using a pistol safely.”
— NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Lesson Plans
1. Pistol Knowledge and Safe Gun Handling
2. Ammunition Knowledge and Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting
3. Firing the First Shots (includes cleaning and storage)
4. Two-handed and One-handed Standing Shooting Positions
5. Pistol Sports and Activities
The are no prerequisites for taking this course, and the material is accessible to appropriately supervised mature children.
Students will receive feedback on the live-fire exercise and a course certificate upon successful completion of the lessons. Students will receive a “Basic Practical” rocker upon successful demonstration of firing a qualifying “group”. There is a short written test on the lesson material at the end of the course.
SIGN UP PROCESS IS SIMPLE ~ FILL OUT THE APPLICATION ON OUR BANNER AND CLICK ON SUBMIT ~ SELECT DESIRED COURSE FROM OUR DROP DOWN MENU TO PAY ONLINE WE WILL THEN PROMPTLY MAIL OUT YOUR TEXT BOOKS FOR YOUR STUDY VIA PRIORITY MAIL USUALLY THE SAME DAY!
$110 course fee due with application. Contact NRA certified Instructor Paul J. Mattson for more information at (207)583-4723 email@example.com or sign up on line at www.mainecwptraining.com . $20 SCHOOL DISTRICT LAB FEE DUE AT THE DOOR.
Range Equipment Needed:
Pistol or Revolver (.32/9mm or greater)
· 2 magazines or 2 speed loaders with pouches
· 100 rounds of ammunition FMJ / Brass Casing (NO RELOADS)
· Eye and Ear protection
· Baseball style cap