rifle is a long gun designed to be fired with two hands. it has a
rifled bore (thus the name "rifle") and is designed to shoot a specific
size of ammunition. Rifles are often used in game hunting and in ling
range marksmanship competitions.
The Basic Rifle
course can be as short as fourteen hours. In it students will get the
NRA''s The Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook and intensive lessons in
safety, gun handling, fundamentals of rifle shooting, several practical
exercises on the firing range, cleaning, storage, and a summary of
rifle sports and activities.
"To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for the safe use of a rile in target shooting."
Rifle Knowledge and Safe Handling
Ammunition Knowledge and Fundamentals of Rifle Shooting
Firing the First Shots (includes cleaning and storage)
Standing Rifle Shooting Positions
Prone and Kneeling Rifle Shooting Positions
Sitting Rifle Shooting Positions
Rifle Sports and Activities
are no prerequisites for taking this course, and the material is
accessible to appropriately supervised mature children. Be aware that
the proper fitting of a rile to a shooter can be time-consuming
will receive feedback on the live-fire exercises and a course
certificate upon successful completion of the lessons. There is a short
written test on the lesson material at the end of the course.
If you are interested in any of the courses and NRA certification contact Joe at: