NRA Basic Pistol Instructor
Class attendees get a discount on selected items in our store.
Photos from a recent class:
See class schedule and how to sign up here.
If you don’t see it on our schedule, please request a class by sending us an email.
Class size is usually limited. Please sign up early to assure your place.
This 16-hour class teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to organizing, promoting and teaching NRA’s Basic Pistol Shooting class.
Possession of basic firearm safety and shooting skills is a perquisite for certification as an NRA instructor. Prior to the instructor training, candidates complete a pre-class questionnaire and demonstrate their firearm background in pre-class assessment exercises.
Presented in 2 parts:
- Basic instructor training
- Discipline specific instructor training
Held at these locations:
- Class at our store here – starts at 9 a.m.
- Range at location about 2 miles west of Tahlequah
Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises during the class, and complete an instructor certification examination.
Students will receive:
- NRA Trainer’s Guide
- NRA Pistol Shooting Instructor Candidate Packet
- NRA Basic Pistol Shooting class student packet
Need a hat? We have several styles in stock at our store.
What You Need for the Class
- Eye & Ear Protection
- Suitable clothing – NO low cut necklines
- Ball Cap (helps shield your face from flying brass)
- Personal firearm
- 100 rounds of factory ammo for your handgun (required for successful class completion)
- NRA ID number
- Current State ID