The Pistol Safety Academy offers three types of classes: NC Conceal Carry; NRA Certified Basic Pistol; Personal Safety Courses. Please read below for descriptions, registration links and additional information to help you prepare for class.
NC CONCEAL Carry Class
This is the NC Department of Justice approved NC Concealed Carry class required to obtain an NC Conceal Carry Permit. Also required to be a US citizen , Naturalized , or a Permanent Visa .The class runs 8+ hours. After successfully passing the exam you proceed to the range and fire 35 rounds from 3, 5 & 7 yards at a silhouette target. You should have a basic understanding of the pistol and fired one before coming to class . You must qualify with your pistol with a minimum 85% accuracy to receive your certificate. Cost is $ 60.00 cash the day of the class , we rent pistols for testing $15.00 extra Thank you for your interest in this class , We can offer classes during the week for groups of 5 or more . ( Church groups, Work groups ) REMEMBER to list your Mailing Address when registering !! Can not hold the Seat till mailing address is listed !!
NRA Certified Basic Pistol
This class includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from standing position, two handedposition; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, and course completion certificate. Cost is $ 100.00 for each student, Have to have groups of 4 or more to be able to hold the class Groups are encouraged to get together , cut off age is 16for safety and insurance rules.
Personal Safety Courses
The seminar includes classroom instruction on a variety of crime prevention strategies. Seminars 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 . $35.00hour
WHAT TO WEAR:
- Comfortable clothes and tennis shoes or boots. We will be shooting outdoors, on grass surface.
WHAT TO BRING:
- A pistol to shoot: If you want to bring your own pistol please do (we have pistols to rent for testing).
- Ammunition: Do not bring into class, leave it in your vehicle.
- Hearing protection (MANDATORY) (we have it here for you if needed )
- Eye protection (MANDATORY) (we have it here for you if needed )