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.

Heidi Lyn Rao On Training New Women Shooters

Heidi Lyn Rao isn’t just any firearms instructor. She is also the 2022 Golden Bullseye Award Recipient for “NRA Women Industry Woman of the Year.”

Forget Your Flinch

Every new shooter must work to overcome their flinch. You must train your subconscious brain not to react to the boom and flash that accompany each trigger pull. Even experienced shooters can find a flinch creeping into their practice, negatively affecting accuracy, as it causes the nose of the gun to dip down during the shot.

How New Gun Owners are Changing Things

2020 shattered records when it came to new gun-owners and the trend appears to be ascending even faster in this year.

Shooting Straight with Pastor David George

Pastor David George didn’t think he’d ever have to use his concealed-carry gun to save lives. He certainly didn’t expect to have to stand up to an act of evil in a Walmart parking lot. It just happened that way.

NRA Range Offers More Than Target Time

You can broaden your shooting horizons with any of its regular offerings.

Your NRA Headquarters

This month I would like to highlight the resources located at your NRA Headquarters, in Fairfax, Va., that are available to members, as well as the general public. NRA Headquarters proudly houses the National Firearms Museum, the NRA Range and the NRA Store-right outside of our nation’s capital.

10 Reasons to Take the NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Online Course

Anyone who doesn’t know very much about firearms will come away from the course with a more profound understanding of firearm form, function and safety.

Standing Guard | The Future Of The NRA

How Freedom Can And Must Triumph Again

Standing Guard | Your NRA Does A Lot More Than It Gets Credit For

NRA is fully engaged every day protecting and fighting for our freedom. As we fight those battles, thanks to your support, it is easy to lose sight of all the NRA is also doing for gun safety (actual gun safety, not how anti-gunners use the term).

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