South Plains College will offer an NRA Basic Rifle class on Saturday and Sunday in Room 115 of the Law Enforcement Technology Building. †Students need to register and pay in advance. Space is limited.
The class will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday with breaks every hour as well as a lunch break, and continue on Sunday at 2 p.m. Students must attend both parts, and must be 12 years-old or older.
The course runs at least 14 hours depending on the number of students, and includes classroom and range time. 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.† The cost includes the NRA Guide to the Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, and Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet. Ear and eye protection, .22 rifles and ammunition will be provided.
This is an excellent course for new rifle shooters or for a warm-up for hunting season.
Saturday, 22 March, 2014
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