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Why would I take one of these NRA Safety and Training Courses?

These courses are designed to teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating firearms safely. If firearms are going to be around the house it is of the utmost importance for you and your family to know how to operate them safely.

Basic Pistol Course

Course Length: 5 to 6 hours
Cost: $100 per person, minimum class size: 4 people
Additional Cost: Range Fee (typically less than $20)

This is the NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course. The course instruction includes the following:

  • Pistol knowledge and safety

  • Ammunition knowledge and fundamentals of handgun shooting

  • Practical range time to develop skills

  • Selecting a handgun

  • Cleaning and storage of handguns

We supply the firearms and 50 rounds of ammunition. If you wish to bring your own firearm for familiarization, please do not bring ammunition into the classroom and let the instructors know you have your own firearm with you. You will still shoot our firearms for the course, but will have the opportunity to shoot your firearm as well.

This course is more extensive than the First Steps Class and covers a variety of handguns. The class includes a Handbook and NRA Course Completion Certificate.

Home Firearm Safety

Course Length: Approximately 4 hours - No shooting involved
Location: This course is taught in the classroom.
Cost: $75 per person, minimum class size of 4 students

This is the NRA Home Firearm Safety Course. The following is included in the course instruction:

  • Rules for Safe Gun Handling

  • Identifying and unloading different firearms. Parts and types of guns. Includes revolver and semi-automatic pistols; bolt action, pump, lever and semi-automatic rifles; and pump, semi-automatic and hinge action shotguns

  • Students practice safe handling and unloading with a variety of firearms

  • Types of ammunition, how it works, how to clean firearms and how to store firearms and ammunition

Class includes Home Firearm Safety Handbook, brochures and Certificate of Completion.

This course does not involve shooting. It provides an opportunity to see and handle a variety of firearms, learn to operate, unload, clean and store guns, and to become proficient in gun safety. This is an excellent course for individuals or families considering the purchase of a gun or for anyone interested in gun safety.

NRA Basic Metallic Cartridge Reloading Course

Course Length: 3 to 4 hours
Cost: $75 per person, minimum class size: 2 people

Teaches beginning reloaders the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to safely reload metallic cartridges.

This course is conducted in a classroom. Each student is taught reloading safety; centerfire cartridge components; using the reloading manual and reloading data; equipment; and the metallic cartridge reloading process. Students will receive the NRA Guide to Reloading handbook, the Basic Reloading Student Exam, a course completion certificate, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure and a Basic Firearm Training Program brochure.

Refuse To Be A Victim Seminar

Course Length: Approximately 3 - 4 hours - No shooting involved
Location: This course is taught in the classroom.
Cost: $40 per person, minimum class size of 4 students

This is the NRA Refuse To Be A Victim Seminar.

The seminar includes classroom instruction on a variety of crime prevention strategies, from criminal psychology to automobile crimes to cyber crime. Seminars can vary in length, and may be modified to suit the needs of a particular audience. This is not a firearms instruction course, and does not include instruction in physical combat self-defense. Seminars teach about common weaknesses that criminals may take advantage of, and teaches a variety of corrective measures that are practical, inexpensive, and easy to follow.

Strategies include home security, carjack avoidance techniques, cyber safety, and use of personal safety devices. A complete seminar may last as long as 8 hours and include the entire lesson plan, but most seminars we teach are 4 hours in length.

Class includes A Refuse To Be A Victim Book, Certificate and all class materials.

This course does not involve shooting. This is not a firearms or self-defense course. This seminar is all about personal security in the home, workplace, public areas and establishments. Most of the course is about lifestyle practices and changes in mindset that can enhance your personal safety.

About Texas Gun Pros

Texas Gun Pros educates and trains to promote firearm safety and proficiency in the DFW Metroplex. You can take any one of our classes at any level of gun knowledge. We welcome anyone who has never held or shot a gun. We also welcome anyone who is looking for a refresher on shooting.

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