This NRA Basic Pistol Safety Course is for WOMEN ONLY and is forming now. If interested please contact us.
Class will be held on the below Date/ Times and locations.
Please see Training Calendar for up coming classes.
SSD Tactical Training
100 Verge St. Unit #2 (Off Parker St. Near Railroad overpass)
Springfield, MA 01129
Cost of class is: $100.00 and if you come as a group of 2 or more you will save an additional $10.00 each.
Must pre-register for the class.
(Please see Application Tab to apply.
(This class is taught by retired/veteran police officers)
Space is limited: You must reserve a seat in this class. Please see application on how to pre-register. In order to run this class we must have a minimum of 3 students.
This is approximately an 8 hour class. This is a shooting class where you will shoot a Semi-Automatic pistol and a Revolver after the 4 hour class room portion.
Topics covered in class will be Massachusetts General Laws pertaining to firearms, safe storage of firearms, safe handling of firearms, child proofing firearms, purchase, possessing, carrying firearms in a vehicle, point of aim/ point of impact, choosing the right handgun for you, Identifying and unloading different firearms, cleaning firearms, different types of ammunition and laws pertaining to transportation of firearms.
On the Range we will conduct basic marksmanship, firing the handgun with two hands, firing with one hand right & left hand, loading and unloading a pistol safely, firearm malfunction clearing drills (These will be done in classroom) and firearms proficiency drills.
At the conclusion of this class you will HAVE THE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ATTITUDE NECESSARY FOR OWNING AND USING A PISTOL SAFELY and meet the requirements to apply for your License to Carry a Firearm in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island and many other states. Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a NRA Basic Pistol Safety Course certificate and Massachusetts State Police Basic Firearms safety certificate. Which meet the requirements to apply for a MA, CT, RI and most other states License to Carry a pistol.
**PLEASE DO NOT BRING AMMUNITION OR FIREARMS TO CLASS**
We will provide the ammunition, targets, ear protection, safety goggles and firearms necessary for the class.
Required Equipment: We will be shooting in all kinds of weather (Rain, Sleet, Snow or Shine) so please bring appropriate clothing and foot wear. (There is a canopy to stand under if it is raining.)