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If you would like to pre-register just send your name, phone number, and email address to firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be put on the roster and sent a reminder three or four days before the class.
If you own or plan to own firearms, enroll in a Lawrence Rod and Gun Club Massachusetts/NRA
Certified Firearms Safety Course. BEING SAFE IS NO ACCIDENT.
Instruction Programs Featuring
Personal Protection in the Home and Firearms Safety - This course is designed to teach basic firearm safety and personal protection/confrontation in the home. It is the class required by the Massachusetts State Police for first time applicants who wish to obtain a License to Carry a Handgun or a Firearms Identification Card (FID). They are scheduled for the last Saturday of each month and customarily run from 8:00 a.m. to approximately 4:00 p.m.. To see if a class is full check the Club Upcoming Events Page, for future dates/time check the Club Calendar Page.
Teaches safe handling of different types of firearms and proper use of them on the range.
Provides guidelines for selecting handguns and ammunition.
Instruction in the proper care and storage of firearms and ammunition.
Learn the fundamentals of handgun marksmanship.
Introduces techniques to maintain your shooting skills.
Highlights federal, state, and local laws pertaining to the purchase, ownership, possession and transportation of handguns.
"Live Fire" in which you receive one on one personal instruction in the use of a revolver and a semi-automatic pistol.
Tuition Includes (Non-Members $90.00, Members $25.00, Junior Members Free):
Classroom Instruction and Range Use
Use of Firearms (revolver and pistol)
Ammunition (minimum of 20 rounds)
Text - NRA Guide to the Basics of Personal Protection in the Home
Massachusetts and NRA Certificates of Completion
Note, if the student wishes to join Lawrence Rod and Gun Club the $50.00 Initiation Fee will be waived.
Instructors Each is a Lawrence Rod and Gun Club Member and Certified by the State of Massachusetts in accordance with General Law Chapter 140, 131P and 515 CMR 3.00 and the National Rifle Association to teach the following courses:
LTC-003 NRA Personal Protection In The Home Training Course
LTC-007 NRA Home Firearms Safety Training Course
Chuck Chory - NRA/Mass Hunter Education Instructor, President LR&G