This is an 11 hour course. Also, this is a Non-shooting course that teaches Instructor Candidates how to teach the basic knowledge,
skills, and to explain the attitude necessary for the safe handling and storage of firearms and ammunition in the home. This is for safe gun handling which is conducted in the classroom only.
Instructor Candidates are taught how to teach the NRA’s three rules for safe gun handling; primary causes of firearms accidents; firearm parts; how to unload certain action types; ammunition
components; cleaning; care; safe storage of firearms in the home; and the benefits of becoming an active participant in the shooting sports.
Instructor Candidates will receive the NRA Home Firearm Safety Instructor Manual & CD, NRA Home Firearm Safety handbook, NRA Gun
Safety Rules brochure, Basic Firearm Training Program brochure, course completion certificate. PLEASE NOTE:
Certs are issued by the NRA training department, therefore there is also additional certification and processing fees payable to the NRA. In order to take this course you must pass the
prequalification test which includes firearms safety. You also must have had Basic Instructor Training within the last 2 years if the BIT is not included in this course.