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NAFT is applying a 20% Discount for Pistol Instructor Candidates
Attending the January 2023 Certification Courses​

Jan 14th NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Instructor Led Training. This 8-hour course is for beginners who have not determined the type of pistol they wish to purchase and shooters who want a refresher course. The course covers safe handling, the parts and functions of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols, ammunition types and uses, shooting fundamentals, care and maintenance, and shooting skills. NAFT provides .22 cal pistols and ammunition for this course. Students receive a Basics of Pistol Shooting Handbook and an NRA Certificate upon Completion. NOTE: This Course is a required prerequisite to attend the Pistol Instructor Course. Course Fee: $120.00 ($75.00 deposit) Start Time 8:30 am.

JAN 28th NRA Basic Instructor Course (BIT): NRA Instructor Training Courses take experienced shooters and teach them to “teach” shooting using the NRA methodology and standards. NRA certification consists of two parts. Part one is this 6-hour “Basic Instructor Training,” common to all instructor training courses and valid for two years (good for any instructor course taken during this period). Part two is discipline-specific (rifle, shotgun, pistol, etc.) courses that run from five to 14 hours per discipline. The NRA Instructor courses. This course teaches you the policies and procedures for becoming an NRA instructor and effective teaching methods for training students. Course fee: $100.00 (deposit covered in Instructor Course registration) Start Time 10:00 am.

Jan 28th NRA Rifle Instructor Certification: This 10-hour course certifies you as an NRA Pistol Instructor. To attend the Pistol Instructor Course, every candidate MUST have completed BIT in the past 24 months, show proof of successful completion (certificate) of the NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Instructor Lead Training Student Course, and pass a pre-course assessment. The assessment includes safe handling and operations of various handgun types and passing a target shooting qualification at 15 yards. NAFT will provide you with the Pistol Instructor and student packet as part of the training. You must pass an open book test with 90% or better to receive your certificate at the end of the course. Course Fee: $160.00 ($100.00 deposit) Start Time 8:00 am.