The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting course is the best way for you to learn the basics of pistol shooting from the top firearms training organization in the world! The course is the first steps for you to obtain the proper certification to apply for your concealed carry permit in some states.
NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting:
The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliation. This is an Instructor Led Only Training: The Instructor Led Only takes place in a traditional classroom and range environment.
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, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination and receive a course completion certificate bearing the signature of the NRA Secretary and your NRA Certified Instructor.
All classes are taught by NRA Certified Instructor Patrick.
NRA Instructor Certified, DOJ NC CCH Instructor Certified, NRA RSO Certified.
Please contact us via email: to enquire about attending your preferred class and we will send you the additional information for you to book your slot.
All training courses are Instructor Led Only Training: The Instructor Led Only takes place in a traditional classroom and range environment.
* NO AMMO OR FIREARMS ARE PERMITTED IN THE CLASSROOM*
Only 12 seats available per class. Seats will not be held. Class must be paid for in full, as these slots fill up quickly.
No refunds will be given once registered, but classes can be moved to another date that we are holding classes.
On completion and passing of your selected course, you will receive your NRA certificate.
NRA Certified Instructor: Patrick Whitfield is the Lead Instructor for Borne Warrior Tactical Firearms Training, he comes with a wealth of knowledge on firearms safety, systems and subsystems. Expanding well over 28 years of military experience from basic pistols to crew served firearm systems. Patrick is a current and qualified NRA Instructor in the North Carolina Department of Justice Concealed Carry Handgun. Basics of Pistol Shooting, Basic of Rifle Shooting. Patrick is a passionate, experienced, knowledgeable and professional instructor who loves not only teaching firearm safety and training but also giving you all of the educational tools to be a successful and responsible firearm owner.