Longhorn Council - NRA Basic/Instructor Course for Rifle, Shotgun, RSO

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NRA Basic/Instructor Course for Rifle, Shotgun, RSO

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NRA Rifle and Shotgun Instructor Training Courses

NRA Instructor certification is required to run a rifle or shotgun range for Scouts and Venturers and to be a Rifle Shooting Merit Badge or Shotgun Shooting Merit Badge counselor.

This series of courses is for Scouters interested in becoming an NRA instructor. The Longhorn Council Shooting Sports Committee is offering the required NRA classes to become an instructor, along with NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) class and the Texas Hunter Education Student Course. The courses take two full weekends.


COST:    $275 for the complete series of courses over two full weekends.


NRA Basic Rifle Shooting student class,
NRA Basic Shotgun Shooting student class,
BIT (Basic Instructor Training),
NRA Rifle Instructor Specific,
NRA Shotgun Instructor Specific,
NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) class

Take the two-weekend BIT and Instructor Specific Rifle and Shotgun Classes. These classes are for those interested in becoming an NRA  rifle and shotgun instructor, AND who have completed the required Basic student classes for Rifle and Shotgun. Must attend both weekends.

Weekend 1: April 20-21, 2024. LHC Office.
Weekend 2: May 3-4, 2024. Worth Ranch (Friday night check-in early if camping, training starts Sat AM)

All training materials provided. Bring a pencil / pen & pad, 1 copy each of current Rifle & Shotgun Merit Badge pamphlets, a good attitude, enthusiasm, camping gear, food and drinks for the weekend.

NOTE:  You will responsible for sending your own NRA Application and appropriate NRA fees to the NRA headquarters.

For further information contact: Dennis Johnson, dcjohnson19@yahoo.com

When & Where
NRA Basic Rifle, Shotgun, RSO wknd 1 LHC
Longhorn Council Office - Hurst
Saturday 09-14-2024 8:00 AM CT to
Sunday 09-15-2024 5:00 PM CT
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NRA Basic Rifle, Shotgun, RSO wknd 2 WR
Worth Ranch
Friday 09-27-2024 5:00 PM CT to
Sunday 09-29-2024 5:00 PM CT
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