A Chief Range Safety Officer is someone essential to training and supervising NRA Range Safety Officers and developing range standard operating procedures. Course length: 14 hours.
The Chief Range Safety Officer course develops candidates who possess the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to train and supervise NRA Range Safety Officers. Learn more...
Course Synopsis: The Chief Range Safety Officer course develops candidates who possess the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to train and supervise NRA Range Safety Officers.The course is presented in two parts: NRA Basic Instructor Training, and NRA Chief Range Safety Officer training. Students demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises during the course, and complete an instructor certification examination. Students will receive the NRA Trainer’s Guide, NRA Range Safety Officer Course lesson plan and NRA Range Safety Officer course student packet. The **course is conducted with a minimum of four (4) candidates. The instructor candidate need not be a member of the NRA, but NRA membership is strongly recommended. Joining prior to the course date will facilitate the credentialing process for you. Click the following link to: JOIN THE NRA.
Candidate Requirments: The prospective instructor candidate must:
1.) Be a NRA Certified Range Safety Officer.
2.) Must complete the pre-course questionnaire electronically and forwarded via email, at least seven (7) days before the course start date to: firstname.lastname@example.org. You may download the document here: Pre-Course Questionaire.
2.)Must successfully complete the Basic Instructor Training and NRA Chief Range Safety Officer training. Sessions include standard operating procedures, inspections, emergency procedures, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, safety briefings.
3.) Must demonstrate organizational and teaching skills via participation in practical exercises.
4.) Must complete the NRA Chief Range Safety Course Instructor and NRA Basic Instructor Training examinations with a minimum score of ninety (90) percent.
5.) Must attend and participate in both of the days' lessons.
6.) Will be upgraded to a NRA Chief Range Safety Officer upon successful completion of the course.
Course Fee Information: The course deposit required at the time of registration is $50.00. It will be applied to the balance of the course fee which is $300.00 per student.
Refund of Course Deposit: A request for a refund of the course deposit must be received no later than seven (7) calendar days prior to the start of the NRA Chief Range Safety Officer course. If one does not request a refund within the time given, a candidate may request to attend an alternate NRA Pistol Instructor course with West Hill Pistol Training, with acceptance pending availability of seating. In the event, a course is cancelled; course deposits will be refunded.
Payment Options: Accepted forms of payment are: personal check or USPS Money order (Made payable to: Robert D. Soule, Jr.), cash (exact change please) or through PayPal; you can use credit/debit card/PayPal account. The balance of the payment ($250.00) is expected upon issuance of the course completion certificate.
**NRA policy requires that there be at least four (4) participants for the course to be held.