NRA Range Safety Officer Class 4/21/18

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  1. Doug Bowser

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    SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI GUN CLUB, INC.

    PO BOX 1061

    McCOMB, MS 39649

    601-341-8797

    douglasmbowser@yahoo.com


    NRA BASIC RANGE SAFETY OFFICER CLASS


    What: This course teaches the basic duties of a Range Safety Officer, It provides a thorough introduction to the role of the Range Safety Officer (RSO), Range Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), range safety briefings, range inspections & rules, emergency procedures and how to clear firearm stoppages & correct malfunctions.


    When: The class will be held on Saturday April 21, 2018 at 8:30AM until 5:00 PM.


    Where: The classroom will be held at the Southwest Gun Club indoor range. No live ammunition allowed in the classroom. Each student should bring a note pad, pen and a highlighter pen to mark their book as they are instructed.


    Directions to the range: Southwest Gun Club’s McComb Indoor and Outdoor Range Facility. It is 6 miles East of McComb, MS on US Highway 98. When driving from McComb, drive East on US98 until you see the Homestead turnoff sign. Drive 2 miles further and the entrance to the range is on the North side of the road. If driving from Tylertown, MS, drive past the Bogue Chitto River Park and look for a roadside market on the right. The range road is 2.2 miles past the store. The name of the range road is Edna Drive. When you pass the landmarks carefully monitor your odometer and be ready to turn into the driveway at the 2 mile or 2.2 mile distance past the landmarks. The range road is gravel and it cuts into a hill. Drive to the back of the property. GPS can be set for Edna Drive, McComb, MS 39648.


    The following topics will be covered in this course:


    1. Introduction to the course

    2. The Role of the RSO and SOP

    3. Range inspection and range rules

    4. Range Safety Briefing

    5. Emergency Procedures

    6. Gun stoppages and malfunctions

    7. Test and Review


    PLEASE READ CAREFULLY:


    The cost of the Course is $25.00 for SWGC Members. There will be a renewal fee charged by the NRA every three years. If we have openings in a class, we will invite non-members to attend. Their cost will be $65.00. Students will receive a bound book and a Student Packet, with Chapters dealing with each lesson in the course. The same class taught in other venues in MS, FL, TX and AL cost $150.00 up to $525.00. We are keeping the cost down for members and non-members alike. After you take the course, the NRA will send you an email. In the email there will be instructions on how to activate your credentials. The fee for this activation will be $30 for NRA members and $50 for non-members. It is important to have your NRA membership active.


    You should also bring a bag lunch. We will supply ice water and soft drinks at lunch time.













    APPLICATION FOR NRA RSO CLASS


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