NRA Instructor Training: Pistol Instructor
Course Description: This course certifies NRA instructors to teach the Basic Pistol and First Steps Pistol courses.
Topics: Using NRA lesson plans to teach Basic Pistol, First Steps Pistol
For prices and upcoming course dates, check the schedule page.
Length: 10 hours + exam + 6 hours Basic Instructor Training + NRA Basic pistol student course (9 hours)
Prerequisites: Those that have taken a full NRA Basic Pistol course and/or the NRA Basic Instructor Training course can omit those sections upon presentation of NRA documentation showing completion.
Required Equipment: A centerfire handgun, a minimum of 2 spare magazines or speedloaders, eye and ear protection, a baseball cap (to deflect spent brass and keep the sun out of your eyes) and a minimum of 100 rounds of ammunition. NRA Trainer's Guide and Basics of Pistol Shooting instructor and student materials.
Optional Equipment: See the general policies page for suggestions on food, drink, clothing, etc.
Facility: A-Zone Range
Scheduled: 1-2 times per year