This 5-hour non-shooting course teaches Instructor Candidates HOW TO TEACH the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for the safe handling and storage of firearms and ammunition in the home. Lessons include NRA’s three rules for safe gun handling; primary causes of firearms accidents; firearm parts; how to unload certain action types; ammunition components; cleaning; care; safe storage of firearms in the home; and the benefits of becoming an active participant in the shooting sports.
All courses include the required manuals, instruction and follow up support.
PLEASE NOTE: Certifications are issued by the NRA training department. Therefore, there will be additional certification and processing fees payable to the NRA.
To qualify as a NRA Home Firearm Safety Instructor:
Candidates must possess and demonstrate a solid background in firearm safety acquired through previous firearm training and/or previous experience. Instructor candidates must be intimately familiar with each action type in the discipline they wish to be certified.
Candidates must satisfactorily complete both the NRA Home Firearms Safety Course and the NRA Home Firearm Safety Instructor Course, and receive the endorsement of the NRA Training Counselor conducting that training.
Complete the NRA Basic Instructor Training Course within the past 2 years if it is not part of this offering
Pass the Home Firearm Safety Instructor Pre-Course Assessment, which we will perform during class.