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NRA Basic Personal Protection Outside the Home

Comprehensive and intensive in its approach to equip the defensive shooting candidate with the skills needed to survive serious adversity.

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

The course teaches students the knowledge, skills and attitude essential for avoiding dangerous confrontations and for the safe, effective and responsible use of a concealed pistol for self-defense outside the home. Students have the opportunity to attend this course using a quality strong side hip holster that covers the trigger, or a holster purse. From a review of safe firearms handling and proper mindset to presentation from concealment and multiple shooting positions, this course contains the essential skills and techniques needed to prevail in a life-threatening situation.


Course is two days 12pm to 9pm
Limit 12 students per class


Prerequisite: Students must have completed the NRA Personal Protection in the Home course.


Student equipment requirements: Carry Firearm with owner's manual, holster, fanny pack, extra magazines/speed loaders with appropriate belt pouches, Eye & Ear protection, a SOLID holster belt, dummy rounds or snap caps, firearm mounted light or other appropriate carry flashlight, over garment, such as, over shirt, or light jacket and approximately 600 rounds of ammunition. KNEE AND ELBOW PADS ARE STRONGLY RECOMMENDED! A Shooters mat or car mats also will come in handy.


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


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