NRA basics course offered

  • Friday, February 8, 2019 9:03pm
  • News

North Whidbey Sportsmen’s Association is offering a series of monthly safety classes to the general public.

The next course, NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting, is 6-9 p.m. Friday Feb. 15, continuing 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at the NWSA range, 886 Gun Club Road, off Oak Harbor Road.

The course introduces students to the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely. The pistol handling and shooting portion is completed at the NWSA range where students will learn about safe gun handling, pistol shooting fundamentals, and pistol shooting activities.

The Basics of Pistol Course will also help prepare the student for participation in other NRA courses. This class includes shooting on the NWSA Pistol Range.

Cost of the class is $35. Students can register online at nrainstructors.org

For information, contact NRA instructor John Hellmann at 360-675-8397 or email to NWSA.Training@gmail.com

More in News

Man charged in police chase

An Oak Harbor man who allegedly has a history of leading police… Continue reading

Hitchhiker in red spotted | Island Scanner

The following were calls made to the Island County Sheriff’s Office: Thursday,… Continue reading

Food-throwing incident leads to felony charge

A report of a food-throwing incident at an Oak Harbor restaurant turned… Continue reading

Nurse assaulted in ER, man arrested near hospital

Violence in hospital emergency rooms is a stark and growing problem nationwide,… Continue reading

Hospital, Sea Mar partner to provide opioid addiction treatment

There’s been more awareness of the opioid crisis in the last couple… Continue reading

I-976 may impact buses, ferries on Whidbey

Whidbey is an island where many people rely on ferry and bus… Continue reading

New system delays online posting of election data

For those on the edges of their seats in tense anticipation of… Continue reading

Veterans Day is commemorated across Whidbey Island

Whidbey Island is serious about Veterans Day. The community is invited to… Continue reading

Changes in Surgical Services at WhidbeyHealth announced by public hospital district

Dr. John Hassapis, a general surgeon, is no longer practicing at WhidbeyHealth… Continue reading

Most Read