Gun For Hire’s Beginner Pistol Course

NRA The Basics of Pistol Shooting

Whether you’re a new gun owner, looking to purchase or just want to learn how to respect and use a pistol, this is your first step. This is Gun For Hire’s exclusive flagship course which is only available at Gun For Hire. The education goes way beyond the typical text book because of our highly trained instructors who have decades of experience in law enforcement and military.

Not only do you learn the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely, you  hear first hand examples and life lessons from the best in the industry. This course is about 4 hours long and includes classroom and range time, and utilizes both revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. In addition to skills and attitude you’ll learn the rules for safe gun handling, pistol parts and operation, ammunition, shooting fundamentals, range rules, shooting from the two-handed standing positions, and continued opportunities for skill development. At the end of the course you will also earn a NRA Basic Pistol Certificate and if you qualify, you can earn a seat in the next level course.

You have the option, at check out, to purchase the Florida CCW package. A non-resident Florida CCW will allow you to legally carry a concealed weapon in 35 states. The CCW package includes the prints and photos. We will also assist you with the application. All you need to do is mail the package to Florida along with the Florida application fee of $97. The Basics of Pistol Shooting Course is a mandatory course if you want the Florida CCW.

Course Details:

• There are no prerequisites to take this course. The material is suitable for all, including appropriately supervised, mature children. Minimum age is 13 years old.
• The length of the course is approximately 4 hours
• This course is held at Gun For Hire 1267 McBride Ave. Woodland Park, NJ 07424

What to Bring:

• If you don’t have a firearm, it’s not a problem. A selection will be supplied, during the class, at no additional charge.
• Have your own firearm? Great. Please bring it along.
• Ammo: .22, 9, or .38 ammo is supplied. If you choose to bring a pistol and it uses a different caliber, please bring a box of factory ammo to use.
• Course Completion: Students will receive feedback on all live-fire exercises.
• This course is all inclusive: Class – Certificate – Materials – Range Time – Targets – Eye and Ear Protection.
• Please wear comfortable clothing. No open-toed shoes.

What We Will Cover:

• To teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and using a pistol safely.
• Pistol knowledge, safe gun handling, ammunition knowledge, fundamentals of pistol shooting, two-handed shooting position, firing the first shots, cleaning, storage, pistol sports and activities.
• Course Completion: Students will receive feedback on all live-fire exercises.
• This course satisfies practical requirements for the Florida Non-Resident Concealed Carry Permit.

december 2022

sat03dec9:00 amsat1:00 pmSold Out!NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday December 3rd9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon05dec9:00 ammon1:00 pmSold Out!NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday December 5th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon05dec4:00 pmmon8:00 pmSold Out!NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday December 5th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat10dec9:00 amsat1:00 pmSold Out!NRA Ladies Only Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday December 10th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon12dec4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday December 12th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

thu15dec4:00 pmthu8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Thursday December 15th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat17dec9:00 amsat1:00 pmSold Out!NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday December 17th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon19dec4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday December 19th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat24dec9:00 amsat1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday December 24th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon26dec4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday December 26th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

january 2023

mon02jan4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday January 2nd4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat07jan9:00 amsat1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday January 7th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sun08jan9:00 amsun1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Sunday January 8th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon09jan9:00 ammon1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday January 9th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

thu12jan4:00 pmthu8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Thursday January 12th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat14jan9:00 amsat1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday January 14th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon16jan4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday January 16th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

thu19jan4:00 pmthu8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Thursday January 19th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat21jan9:00 amsat1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday January 21st9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon23jan9:00 ammon1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday January 23rd9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon23jan4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Ladies Only Basics of Pistol Shooting January 23rd4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

thu26jan4:00 pmthu8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Thursday January 26th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sun29jan9:00 amsun1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Sunday January 29th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon30jan4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday January 30th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

february 2023

thu02feb4:00 pmthu8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Thursday February 2nd4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat04feb9:00 amsat1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday February 4th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sun05feb9:00 amsun1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Sunday February 5th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon06feb9:00 ammon1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday February 6th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon06feb4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday February 6th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

thu09feb4:00 pmthu8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Thursday February 9th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat11feb9:00 amsat1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday February 11th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sun12feb9:00 amsun1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Sunday February 12th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon13feb4:00 pmmon8:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday February 13th4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

sat18feb9:00 amsat1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Saturday February 18th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena

mon20feb9:00 ammon1:00 pmNRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Monday February 20th9:00 am - 1:00 pm Gun For Hire Headquarters, 1267 McBride Ave., Woodland Park, NJ, 07424 Event Organized ByTony Urena