NRA Basic Personal Protection in the Home
Description: Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude
essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for
protection of self and family, and to provide information on the
law-abiding individualís right to self-defense.
More Details: This is an eight-hour course.
Cost of the course is $100.
Students should expect to shoot
approximately 100 rounds of ammunition. Students will learn
basic defensive shooting skills, strategies for home safety and
responding to a violent confrontation, firearms and the law, how
to choose a handgun for self-defense, and continued
opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the
NRA Guide to the Basics of Personal Protection In The Home
handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, the Winchester/NRA
Marksmanship Qualification booklet, and course completion
NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home course is for
law-abiding adult citizens, as defined by applicable federal,
state, or local law, and experienced shooters (shooters able to
show mastery of the basic skills of safe gun handling, shooting
a group, zeroing the firearm, and cleaning the firearm) to
maximize what can be learned from this course. Proof of shooting
experience can be one of the following: NRA Basic Pistol Course
Certificate, NRA FIRST Steps Course Certificate, NRA pistol
competitive shooting qualification card, military DD 214 with
pistol qualification, or passing the Pre-Course Assessment.