Future NRA classes
will be posted 60 days in advance of their start date.
Learn To Shoot
Safely And Correctly.
NRA Has A Course Near You!
you are interested in recreational shooting, competition, hunting, gun
collecting, historical reenactment, home safety, or personal protection
-- the basics are where to start! NRA Basic Firearm Training Courses
teach you the safety principles and help you develop the knowledge,
skills, and attitude that are needed to successfully pursue your
Are NRA Training Counselors, active NRA member-instructors who have been
appointed by the NRA to train NRA Certified Instructors. At the
workshop, you will have the opportunity to obtain in-depth training in
how to teach discipline-specific teaching skills. Training counselors
are authorized to train instructors in those disciplines in which they
are certified as NRA instructors in conducting NRA Basic Firearm
Since 1871, one of NRA's major objectives has been to provide basic training in the safe and proper use of firearms. Today, more than 50,000 NRA Certified Instructors throughout the United States continue this fine tradition of public service by conducting NRA Basic Firearm Training Courses. Courses are offered in the following disciplines:
• Home Firearm Safety
• Personal Protection in the Home
• Personal Protection Outside the Home
• Metallic Cartridge Reloading
• Shotgun Shell reloading
• Range Safety Officer