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NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home Course

Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of self and family, and to provide information on the law-abiding individual’s right to self-defense.

Level:  Patriot  |   Registration fee:  $250  / $250 (AFS members)

This is an eight-hour course. Students should expect to shoot approximately 100 rounds of ammunition. Students will learn basic defensive shooting skills, strategies for home safety and responding to a violent confrontation, firearms and the law, how to choose a handgun for self-defense, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Personal Protection In The Home handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, the Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, and course completion certificate.


Course is One Day (8) Hours
Limit 12 students per class


Prerequisite: Students must have completed a NRA Basic Pistol  or MA Basic Firearms Safety Course

Student equipment requirements: Center fire pistol and a minimum 100 rounds.



For more information or to find out when this class will be offered please contact Justine at 


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