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4-hr Basic Pistol shooting course

October 16, 2018, 5:30 PM (US Central)

Darin Van Ryswyk ( )
Indoor Range

The 4-hr Basic Pistol shooting course is designed to prepare to students to develop reliable safe gun handling skills and marksmanship. Students must bring a reliable handgun and at least 100 rounds of commercially manufactured ammunition.

Loaner pistols are available and we can provide ammunition if needed at the cost of the ammunition. Class is limited to 5 students - cost of the class is $80. This class meets requirements for the Iowa Permit to Carry Weapons.

The class will cover the following information:

  • Nomenclature and cleaning of your handgun
  • Safe Gun Handling and Rules of Using & Storing Firearms
  • Ammunition Knowledge
  • Fundamentals of Marksmanship with live fire practice

Online Registration is available here:

Please email Darin at with questions about the course.

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