Think of these courses as a suit of armor that will help to shield you and your family from danger and add security to your life.
List of Classes Available on Request
Ask about Group Sessions, Men or Women only sessions and Private lessons.
NRA – Personal Protection In The Home – $150 Develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a firearm for protection of self and family, and to provide information on the law-abiding citizen’s right to self-defense. This is an eight-hour course. Students should expect to shoot approximately 100 rounds of ammunition from various positions. Students will learn basic defensive shooting skills, strategies for home safety and respond to a violent confrontation, firearms, and the law. NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home course is for law-abiding adult citizens, as defined by applicable federal, state, or local law, and experienced shooters to maximize what can be learned from this course.
NRA Advanced Defensive Pistol Course- $200 - 1 Day course This Live-Fire course is focused on technique and the development of defensive skills and mindset. It is NRA’s response to developing skills in people of good repute that seek training and are willing to take the next step beyond the basic pistol courses. The goal of the course is to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitude to carry and use a concealed pistol ethically, responsibly, and with confidence. Course prerequisites: Proof of shooting experience can be one of the following: NRA Basic Pistol Course Certificate, NRA FIRST Steps Course Certificate, NRA pistol competitive shooting qualification card, military DD 214 with pistol qualification, or passing the pre-course evaluation. Course Objectives:
The importance of carrying and using a pistol responsibly and ethically for personal protection
Mental Preparation to develop a defensive mindset for carrying and using a pistol for personal protection
Techniques for avoiding life-threatening confrontations
Reload under stress
Utilizing cover and concealment techniques
Qualify for the NRA Defensive Pistol Certificate
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.
NRA – Basic Pistol Training – $100 – 1 Day Class This course includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Providing in-depth considerations of the factors of pistol selection. 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.
NRA Basic Rifle Shooting Course – $200 – 2 Day Class This course is at least 14 hours long and 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,
NRA – Personal Protection Outside The Home – $200 – 2 Day Class The NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home is divided into two levels (basic and advanced). 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 a presentation from concealment and multiple shooting positions, this course contains the essential skills and techniques needed to prevail in a life-threatening situation. Students should expect to shoot approximately 200 rounds of ammunition.
It is important to point out that these are not an "On Demand" option. Please contact us to schedule these to fit everyone's calendar. All tuition for courses is to be paid in full (check or money order - Made out to Phil Grammatica.) Mail to: PO Box 503021, White City, OR 97503-1668. Registration is not complete until funds are received. Please be sure of the class(s) you want. THERE ARE NO REFUNDS AND NO CLASS TRANSFERS. We will get back to you in 3 business days as we are a small hands-on organization to better serve your needs. Please note: Some sessions include Live Fire. This means hot brass will be rapidly ejected by the person standing next to you. For that reason, you are urged to wear a cap with a brim, a closed shirt with long sleeves, long pants, and solid shoes. For all classes, approved eye and ear protection are mandatory. Please bring water, sunscreen, and snacks as needed as there are no vending services at the site. No alcoholic beverages are allowed.