NRA Instructor Pistol Shooting Course
Additional range fees apply. The course fee includes Basic Instructor Trainer plus the NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting (ILT) a prerequisite to attend this course.
For the class portion please bring: 1" Ring Binder, Notepad, Pen, Pencil and Highlighter for each course. No live ammo in the classroom.
For the range portion of the class: Bring your own handgun with 2 magazines, Eye and Ear Protection. Ammo must be purchased at the range.
Qualifications for the NRA Instructor Pistol, Rifle and Shotgun Courses:
1. If you are going to become a New Certified NRA Instructor in Pistol,Rifle and Shotgun you must take the Basic Instructor Trainer Course or (BIT). The BIT once taken is valid for two years. If you have already taken this course your must advise your Training Counselor and submit your Instructor Certification as evidence of haven taken this course and you will only be required to attend the range portion on the first day and the discipline the second day. If it has been more than 1 1/2 years from the last time you took the BIT you will be required to attend the course once again.
2. Candidates must complete the Instructor Led Training (ILT) for The Basics of Pistol Shooting. It is included with this course. Usually at a much higher cost when done separately.
3. You need to qualify for each discipline.
4. Each course including the BIT will also have a written exam that you must pass with a 90% or better to qualify as an Instructor. All written exams are based on course content.
5. Knowing how to shoot is an important requirement for NRA instructors, but you will also need to know how to teach others to shoot. NRA Instructor Training Courses help you develop the additional knowledge, skills and techniques needed to organize and teach courses in the NRA Basic Firearm Training Program.
6. Knowing how to shoot is an important requirement for NRA instructors, but you will also need to know how to teach others to shoot. NRA Instructor Training Courses help you develop the additional knowledge, skills and techniques needed to organize and teach courses in the NRA Basic Firearm Training Program.
Please note that registration for our courses typically close 3 days prior to course date and for all Instructor Courses we require a minimum of (4) registered students for the course to be held. At times the registration close dates are extended so please attempt to enroll. If the course registration close date has passed or you are unable to enroll please contact us via email at: email@example.com to inquire if there is availability. If you need to reschedule a course you must contact us 24 hours prior to start time of course to reschedule. The first $50.00 are considered deposit fees which are non-refundable it is for your course materials and to secure your seat in the class. We can also transfer your registration to next available course date. If we (AAPT) have to cancel this course we will gladly offer to refund you the amount you paid for this course.<
Prerequisite: Must complete the NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Course presented on Saturday, Instructor Range Qualification and NRA Basic Instructor Trainer Course presented on Sunday.
Description: Course is presented in two parts: NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Course on Saturday with Range Qualification and Basic Instructor Training, and discipline specific instructor training on Sunday. Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises during the course, and complete an instructor certification examination. Students will receive the NRA Trainer’s Guide, NRA Pistol Shooting Instructor Candidate.