Illinois State Rifle Association Academy
Women’s Only Basic Pistol Class
February 3, 2018 • 8:00 am— 4:30 pm
Prerequisite: Students must be Law-Abiding citizens legally qualified to own firearms. FOID Cards are not required to take this class, but students are strongly encouraged to have one.
This eight (8) hour course serves the needs of both new and experienced shooters alike. If you’re thinking about purchasing a handgun for yourself or a family member and don’t know what to buy, this class will address your questions. If you’re uncom- fortable around firearms and want to overcome your concerns, this is an opportunity to experience firearms safety instruction in a positive, non-threatening atmosphere. If you learned to shoot on your own or from a friend and just want to polish your technique, or if you have never shot before, this class is for you. This is an excellent opportunity to experience one-on-one training from competent, experienced instructors at an attractive price.
Chillicothe Sportsmen’s Club 21228 N Yankee Ln Chillicothe, IL 61523
What you will learn:
• The fundamental rules of safe firearms handling and operation
• The fundamentals of firearm and ammunition identification and selection
• Basic shooting techniques
• Shooting range safety
• Firearms cleaning, maintenance and safe storage
• Selecting a pistol
• Safe Storage
What to bring:
• A willingness to learn, a positive attitude, and a desire to have an enjoyable experience
Note: 22 Caliber handguns, ammunition, eye and ear protection will be provided.
Pen and paper will be provided Class size is limited.
Course fee: $125
Note: This class covers all of the State of Illinois Requirements for Day One of the 16 Hour Illinois Concealed Carry Course. Students seeking an Illinois Concealed Carry License may use the certificate issued for successful completion of the Introduction to Shooting Pistol Class as Proof of Prior Training for Day Two of the Illinois Concealed Carry Training.
Illinois State Rifle Association Academy (815) 635-3198 or firstname.lastname@example.org