The NRA and the NMLRA have coauthored this course which teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a muzzleloading pistol.
The course is 12 hours in length and includes classroom time and instruction on a range shooting a muzzleloading pistol.
Each student learns the NRA’s three rules for safe gun handling; parts of a muzzleloading handguns including percussion, flintlocks and revolvers. Additional instruction includes cleaning; shooting from the standing position; identifying failure to fire; and benefits of becoming an active participant in the shooting sports.
Students will receive:
- Muzzleloading Pistol handbook
- NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure
- Muzzleloading Student Examination
- Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet
- Course completion certificate.