Basic Pistol Class for Concealed Carry




NRA Basic Pistol class is one of the most popular NRA Courses.

Course Goal

To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and using a pistol safely.




This course is at least 8-hours long
and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. 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, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and course completion certificate.


You must be legal in the state of Colorado to be in possession of a handgun. It is recommended that you bring your own handgun. We will also have guns available
for your use.

Course Completion

Students will receive feedback on the live-fire exercise and a course certificate upon successful completion of the lessons. Students will receive a Basic Practical rocker upon successful demonstration of firing a qualifying group. There is a short written test on the lesson material at the end of the course.

Concealed Carry Colorado

Students will receive a certificate qualifying them to apply for a concealed carry permit in the state of Colorado.

******Check the training schedule for the dates of these
classes. Saturday, March 19th will be the next class.



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