NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation (BASIC PISTOL)
Duration and Schedule: 3 hours - For availability or for information please
call 916-849-9770 - upon registration you'll receive a payment request so that you may securely pay for the course directly.
- March Class is set for MARCH 23, 2024, from 10am - 1pm.
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Classroom time and shooting range time will be conducted at The Range in McKinney, 415 Industrial Blvd., McKinney, TX 75069. This a beautiful and state-of-the-art indoor shooting range with all the amenities.
While pistols (or handguns) are small and compact, they can be the hardest to learn. The goal of the FIRST Steps Basic Pistol course is “To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and using a pistol safely.”
In the FIRST Steps Basic Pistol course students will get instruction in safety, gun handling, understanding the various types of pistols, the fundamentals of pistol marksmanship, various pistol firing positions, and several practical exercises on the firing range.
This course is 3 hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols.
You DO NOT need to own a gun to attend this class, as firearms are available for rental along with ammunition, and eye and ear protection. Ammunition round count is 50 rounds minimum and can be purchased from the range.
Duration: 3 hours (Request available dates and times)
Fees: $100 + ammunition (range fees included)
1. Pistol Knowledge and Safe Gun Handling
2. Ammunition Knowledge and Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting
3. Firing the First Shots - Shooting fundamentals and an opportunity to develop them on the range (includes how to select a firearm)
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.
This class is especially geared for Women that are new to handgun shooting or who would like to have a refresher