Next NRA Basic Pistol Class Is September 19th!

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NRA Basic Pistol Class


The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliation. You will receive direct instruction from an NRA-certified instructor from beginning to end.

Course topics include: gun safety rules, proper operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols, ammunition knowledge and selection, pistol selection and storage, shooting fundamentals, pistol inspection and maintenance, marksmanship, and shooting range safety.

Additionally, students will complete live fire training and a nationally standardized shooting qualification while on the range with an NRA Certified Instructor. Students will receive the NRA Guide: Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA MPQ reference, NRA Gun Safety Card, and the course completion certificate bearing the signature of the NRA Secretary and your NRA Certified Instructor.

Next Pistol Safety Class Is September 26th!

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Pistol Safety Class


Intro to Pistol class teaches the fundamentals of your new pistol, including safety and range rules, ammunition types, operation and basic marksmanship. Includes live fire exercise: bring at least 25 rounds of ammunition.

This short class (2.5 hours) focuses on each student’s firearm and its particulars. This is not an official NRA class or curriculum.

Where We Train

San Luis Obispo Sportsmen’s Association

3270 Gilardi Road

San Luis Obispo, CA 93405