Course Outline

 
1. INTRODUCTION

• Why Handgun Safety
• Handgun Safety Law
• Safe Handling Demonstration
• Handgun Accidents – Causes of
• Handgun Safety Awareness

 
5. HANDGUN OWNERSHIP

• Safety Aspects of Your Handgun
• Instruction Manuals – Must Reading
• Cleaning and Repair
• Safety and Storage
• Childproofing
 
2. GUN SAFETY RULES

• Six Basic Safety Rules
 

6. FIREARMS LAWS

• Introduction to the Laws
• Nevada Revised Statutes (Nevada Applicants only)

• Sales and Transfer of Firearms
 
CCW’s

• Lethal Force in Self-Defense
• Loaded Firearms in Public
• Firearms in the Home, Business, …
• Prohibited Persons – Gun Ownership

 
3. HANDGUNS AND CHILDREN

• Owner Responsibility
• Firearm Storage Laws and Children
• Talking to Children about Guns
• Gun Rules for Children – The Four Basic
• Positive Role Model
 
7. COURSE REVIEW AND WRITTEN TEST


• Viewing of Handgun Safety Video
• Course Material Review – Q&A
• Administer Written Test
 
4. HANDGUN OPERATION


• Types of Handguns
• Revolver Parts and Operation
• Semi-automatic Parts and Operation
• Ammunition and Cartridge Components
• Physics of Gunfire
• Calibers – Firearm and Ammunition
• Dangerous Range
• Malfunctions
 

8. PISTOL RANGE QUALIFICATION**

• Basic Principals of Shooting:
    Target Identification
    Stance & Balance
    Target Sighting
• Shoot / Don’t Shoot Discipline:
• Safe Handgun (unloaded) Demonstration by Applicant
• Safe Handgun ‘Live Fire’ Demonstration by Applicant
    Target Range:
      3 yds.

      7 yds.
    15 yds.
• Issuance of "Certificate of Course Completion" to Passing Applicants

9. Range_Rules___CCW_QUALIFICATION_04-2018.pdf
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** PERSONS PROHIBITED FROM POSSESSING A FIREARM UNDER FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS MAY NOT PARTICIPATE**.