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NRA Basic Pistol Instructor course @ Cameo Shooting Range
February 25 @ 8:00 am - February 27 @ 5:00 pm$500.00
This 24-hour course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, promoting, and teaching NRA’s Basic Pistol Shooting course.
Day one: is the Basic Instructor Training (BIT) This day covers NRA history, purpose, gives you insight on how to properly market and advertise your classes using NRA emblems and logos. This course is required when seeking a new discipline or if you have not attended within the past two years. This morning the very first thing you will be tested on is your shooting ability. All instructor candidates will shoot the qualification cold.
Day two: Is the Basic Student Course and is now required. This will give instructor candidates the ability to see the course taught properly in its entirety.
Day Three: The instructor candidates will demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises during the course and complete an instructor certification examination. Students will receive the NRA Trainer’s Guide, NRA Pistol Shooting Instructor Candidate Packet, and NRA Basic Pistol Shooting course student packet.
Prerequisite: Possession of basic firearm safety and shooting skills is a prerequisite for certification as an NRA instructor. Before the instructor training, candidates complete a pre-course questionnaire and demonstrate their firearm background in pre-course assessment exercises which includes a shooting qualification. They must be able to show the Training Counselors that they have a HIGH LEVEL of proficiency in safe gun handling. They must have attended BIT within the past 24 months.
Equipment required: A pistol 9mm or larger full-size handgun. 200 rounds of ammunition, notebooks, pens, eye and hearing protection, and a positive attitude. Laptops or tablets are also welcome.
A Word Of Caution: (ANY SAFETY VIOLATIONS CAN DISQUALIFY YOU.)
Paying for and attending the course DOES NOT GUARANTEE passing and obtaining the Instructor Certification. You must pass the written exam with 90% or higher and you must pass the shooting qualification with 16/20.