Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Need To Take Concealed Weapons Class In Boise?

A friend of mine has three seats open for Saturday. 

NRA Personal Protection Handgun Course
IDAHO Concealed Weapon License Class
March 12th, 2011 8am-8pm 12Hours

A 12 hour course designed to teach the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for the safe and proper use of a handgun and provides information on the citizens Right of Self-Defense.

This course exceeds the Idaho State education requirements for obtaining an Idaho Concealed Weapon License (valid in 26 states), is recognized as firearms training in all 50 states, and may be accepted by some Nevada Sheriffs for that states CCW license.

The $150 course registration fee includes class handouts, related Idaho State laws, NRA pamphlets on Safety, Gun Laws , etc. NRA Basics of Personal Protection handbook and an NRA Course Completion certificate (suitable for framing) which is valid in most states for education requirements for concealed weapon licensing.

Multimedia approach involves the use of displays, demonstrations, NRA & other independently-produced videos, hands-on instruction, firing time on the range, gun cleaning, avoiding and controlling a violent situation discussion, Idaho State Law and firearms self-defense issues section will be taught by a licensed Idaho attorney at law. Classes are deliberately kept small (no greater than 7 at most). PAID advance registration is required to reserve your seat. Payment by mailed check or charge card over the phone is necessary.

MAIL deposits to T. Allen Hoover P.O. Box 6232 Boise, Idaho 83707 Payment must be received at least 1 week before day of class.

This class is for the beginner, average or experienced shooter alike.

This class is open to all citizens of good reputation who have no criminal record (felonies or violence/domestic abuse misdemeanors) or other legal disabler (mental or drug problems) and who are lawfully eligible to own a firearm, and who want to learn how to handle a handgun safely and to defend themselves lawfully. Those under age 18 may attend if a parent is also attending the class. Liability Release form signature required.

BRING: A desire to learn, appropriate season clothing & hat (uncovered shooting range may be windy, wet, hot or cold) bring suntan lotion if summertime, eye and ear protection (I have just a few loaners), a good quality handgun (I have a loaner available) and at least 1 box of 50 rounds of target ammunition ( NO magnum ammo allowed during this class), Instructor may forbid any firearm he deems unsafe or inappropriate for this class. Be sure to bring a lunch and drinks and snacks as the course is necessarily long and you get hungry and thirsty. Bring a notepad and pen.

Class will be conducted in the Boise area and a map will be provided. Regular breaks are scheduled between each section. We will beat the local Shooting Range for 2-3 hours. We will conduct the required NRA shooting skill exercises, then I will work with each student to improve skills. The process for obtaining a CCW will be explained during the class. There will be a written test at the end of the class, it is possible to fail this course.

T. Allen Hoover
NRA Certified Handgun Instructor,
NRA Training Counselor


1 comment:

  1. "We will beat the local Shooting Range for 2-3 hours."

    Huh? I think there's a space missing:

    "be at the local Shooting Range..."