Rifle and Shotgun Courses
 
Defensive Shotgun 101

 

Short Description: This class starts with the basic operation of the shotgun, shooting techniques, reloading, and considerations when using the shotgun for self-defense.

More Details: The shotgun is a time tested firearm that has a number of uses. This class focuses on using the shotgun as an instrument for self-defense. We cover all the basics of the shotgun's nomenclature, operation, loading, unloading, and reloading. We then move to shooting drills with the shotgun, reloading when empty, combat loading, and examine advantages and disadvantages when using the shotgun for self-defense.

 

Required Equipment: A reliable shotgun, a sling, 75 rounds of slug ammunition, eye protection, ear protection.



Course Fee: $125.00

Date: March 26, 2018

Time: 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: The Preserve at Boulder Hills, 87 Kingstown Road, Richmond, RI 02898

Payment can be made here: The Range at The Preserve


 

Tactical Carbine 101
 
Short Description: This class starts with the basic operation of the AR-15 platform, nomenclature, shooting techniques, reloading, and more. 
 
More Details: This eight (8) hour class explores the operation of the AR-15 rifle and gives an overview of direct gas impingement and piston driven operating systems. We also cover firearm safety, shooting fundamentals, stance, grip, breathing, re-loading, and Phase 1 malfunctions when deploying the AR rifle.

Required Equipment: An AR style rifle, 2 magazines, approximately 150 rounds of ammunition, eye, and ear protection. A reliable sling is required for this class.

 

Recommended Equipment: A plate carrier, vest, and/or magazine pouches.


Course Fee: $175.00

Date: March 31, 2018

Time: 8:00am to 4:00pm

Location: The Preserve at Boulder Hills, 87 Kingstown Road, Richmond, RI 02898

Payment can be made here: The Range at The Preserve


 

NRA Basic Rifle

 
Short Description: Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for the safe use of a rifle in target shooting.

More Details: This course is at least 14 hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot rifles. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; rifle parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest, prone, sitting, standing and kneeling positions; cleaning, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet; take a Basics of Rifle Shooting Student Examination, and course completion certificate.

Course Fee:

Date: TBA

Time: TBA

Location: The Preserve at Boulder Hills, 87 Kingstown Road, Richmond, RI 02898

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NRA Basic Shotgun
 
Short Description: Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for the safe and proper use of a shotgun in shooting a moving target.
 
More Details: This course is at least ten-hours long and includes classroom and range time learning how to shoot shotguns at moving targets. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; shotgun parts and operation; shotgun shell components; shotgun shell malfunctions; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting at straight away and angled targets; cleaning; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Shotgun Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet; take a Basics of Shotgun Shooting Student Examination, and course completion certificate.

Course Fee:

Date: TBA

Time: TBA

Location: The Preserve at Boulder Hills, 87 Kingstown Road, Richmond, RI 02898


 

Payment can be made here: