Greater Saint Louis Area Council - 2021/2022 Shooting Sports Training

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2021/2022 Shooting Sports Training

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If this is your first Instructor Certification you will also need to complete the NRA Basic Instructor Training course.

NRA Rifle Instructor--This course includes classroom and range time learning to shoot rifles. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; rifle parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest, prone, sitting, standing and kneeling positions; cleaning, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook, take a Basics of Rifle Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate. Students will utilize the instructor’s firearms and ammunition.

NRA Shotgun Instructor --This course teaches the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, promoting, and teaching NRA’s Basic Shotgun Course. Prerequisite: Possession of basic firearm safety and shooting skills is a perquisite for certification as an NRA instructor. Prior to the instructor training, candidates complete a pre-course questionnaire and demonstrate their firearm background in pre-course assessment exercises.

NRA Pistol Instructor--This course is 2 days long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest position, and two handed standing positions; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development.

Range Safety Officer-- This course is conducted in a classroom and at a shooting facility. Range Safety Officer candidates will learn roles and responsibilities of an RSO; Range Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s); range inspection; range rules; range briefings; emergency procedures; and firearm stoppages and malfunctions. Range Safety Officer candidates must be at least 21 years of age, demonstrate a solid background in firearm safety, and satisfactorily complete an NRA Range Safety Officer Course test with a score of 90 percent or better.

Chief Range Safety Officer-- This 14-hour course teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to training and supervising NRA range safety officers and developing range standard operating procedures. Prerequisite: Must be an NRA Certified Range Safety Officer. Course is presented in two parts: Basic Instructor Training and NRA Chief Range Safety Officer training. Sessions include standard operating procedures, inspections, emergency procedures, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, safety briefings. Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises and complete an open book exam. Students will receive NRA Basic Range Safety Officer lesson plans, basic student packet and basic course presentation CD.

Basic Instructor Training--This course includes classroom and range time learning how to shoot shotguns at moving targets. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; shotgun parts and operation; shotgun shell components; shotgun shell malfunctions; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting at straight away and angled targets; cleaning; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Shotgun Shooting handbook, take a Basics of Shotgun Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate.

Contact
When & Where
Range Safety Officer Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Saturday 05-01-2021 9:00 AM CT to 4:00 PM CT
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Chief Range Safety Officer Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Sunday 05-02-2021 9:00 AM CT to 4:00 PM CT
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Shotgun Instructor Training
S-F Scout Ranch
Saturday 05-15-2021 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 05-16-2021 5:00 PM CT
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Basic Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Saturday 08-21-2021 4:00 PM CT to 10:00 PM CT
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Rifle Instructor Training
Camp Lewallen
Saturday 09-18-2021 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 09-19-2021 5:00 PM CT
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Shotgun Instructor Training
Camp Lewallen
Saturday 10-16-2021 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 10-17-2021 5:00 PM CT
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Basic Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Saturday 12-11-2021 4:00 PM CT to 10:00 PM CT
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Basic Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Friday 02-18-2022 4:00 PM CT to 10:00 PM CT
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Pistol Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Saturday 02-19-2022 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 02-20-2022 5:00 PM CT
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Range Safety Officer Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Saturday 03-19-2022 9:00 AM CT to 4:00 PM CT
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Chief Range Safety Officer Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Sunday 03-20-2022 9:00 AM CT to 4:00 PM CT
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Range Safety Officer Training
Virtual
Saturday 01-23-2021 9:00 AM CT to 4:00 PM CT Past
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Rifle Instructor Training
Private Office
Saturday 02-06-2021 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 02-07-2021 5:00 PM CT Past
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Shotgun Instructor Training
Dent Wizard
Saturday 02-20-2021 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 02-21-2021 5:00 PM CT Past
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Basic Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Wednesday 03-03-2021 4:00 PM CT to 10:00 PM CT Past
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Rifle Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Saturday 03-06-2021 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 03-07-2021 5:00 PM CT Past
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Shotgun Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Saturday 03-20-2021 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 03-21-2021 5:00 PM CT Past
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Basic Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Wednesday 03-31-2021 4:00 PM CT to 10:00 PM CT Past
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Rifle Instructor Training
Beaumont Scout Reservation
Saturday 04-17-2021 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 04-18-2021 5:00 PM CT Past
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