The Greater Alabama Council along with North Alabama Firearms Training (NAFT) will be hosting their annual NRA Rifle and Shotgun Instructor course on March 8, 9 and 10, 2019 at Camp Comer Scout Reservation. (More details will be forthcoming on that event)
Having an NRA Instructor and Range Safety Officer running the shooting range at is a BSA requirement for units participating in firearm shooting.
NEW NRA PREREQUISITE FOR INSTRUCTOR TRAINING
Anyone wishing to sign up for any NRA Instructor Training must have first taken the NRA Basic Student Course for the discipline they wish to become an instructor for.
In the case of Camp Comer in March of 2019, anyone wanting to sign up for Rifle or Shotgun Instructor (or both if both instructor certifications are wanted) will have to send a copy or have a copy of their basic student class certificate of completion from those courses prior to attending the instructor course in March.
NAFT has two NRA Basic Student Classes coming up in the Huntsville area that you can sign up for;
- October 6, 2018 – Shotgun 10-hour class, info/signup at http://www.naft-llc.com/Shotgun-shooting.html
- October 20, 2018 – Rifle 8-hour class, info/signup at http://www.naft-llc.com/Rifle-shooting.html
To find other possible NRA Basic Course locations that may be in your area go to https://www.nrainstructors.org/search.aspx
If you have questions send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call and leave a message at 256-586-6611
Thank you, hope to see you in March!
GAC Shooting Sport Chair