Firearms Training

The Importance Of Firearms Training

NRA’s ability to train America’s gun owners and the men and women in uniform is made possible by the thousands of certified instructors, training counselors and range-safety officers we are lucky to count among our ranks.

Iowa Gun Sales, Carry Permits Rising

Iowa is seeing a dramatic increase in gun sales, carry permit issuance and demand for firearms training, the Des Moines Register reports.

Arming Educators

Behind the scenes at one of the nation’s most-respected firearms training institutes for teachers

Biden’s World: No Firearms Training for Teachers

Joe Biden doesn’t want our children’s teachers to defend themselves or their students with firearms, even though they could very well save lives.

Anti-Gun Activist: Cops Miss Sometimes, So Let’s Disarm Teachers

We reported yesterday on teachers and school staff in Colorado who are receiving firearms training in order to keep their students safe. And predictably, anti-gun organizations in the state have something to say about that.

Fortify Your Home on the Cheap, Part 2

In addition to firearms training, you can still fortify your home against crime with a number of simple, cost-effective solutions. Here are half a dozen more strategies to protect your home.

NRA Foundation Grant Will Benefit Small Texas Police Department

Further demonstrating its ties to the law enforcement community, The NRA Foundation recently announced a grant award aimed at helping the Jourdanton (Texas) Police Department enhance its training regimen. The $5,385 grant will allow the department to purchase practice ammunition for its Advanced Firearms Training Program.

More Gun Training For Colorado Teachers

Coloradans for Civil Liberties (CCL) has partnered with the Independence Institute to bring firearms training to state teachers. Laura Carno, the co-founder of CCL, told the Colorado Springs Gazette that there is growing interest in the advanced training course that CCL will be providing.

Maine Boy Scouts Train with Donated Suppressors, Rifles and Ammunition

The Boy Scouts of America’s Pine Tree Council is now the first in the nation to incorporate the use of suppressors to mitigate noise in its firearms training.

With 19 Open Jobs and Recent Murder-Suicide, Georgia Sheriff Tells Citizens to Buy Guns for Protection

If you don’t have a gun, you can come and shoot ours,” the sheriff said, while offering free firearms training for those seeking to protect themselves with guns.

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