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NRA Basic Pistol Training Course (Required for CC Permit)


Contact Dick Fortier or 207-496-1221 for more information.


NRA class (Basic Pistol)

Tuesday September 18, 2018 6:00 PM

Sunday September 23, 2018 8:00 AM


ROAD DETOUR NOTE: To get to the club from September 9, 2018 through October 9, 2018 you will have to take a detour. See below for details. Google Map:


Do you want to learn more about selecting, owning, operating and properly storing a firearm? Do you want to get your concealed carry permit? Consider taking our NRA Basic Pistol course lead by certified club member instructors.


NRA Basic Pistol

This course is at least 8-hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest position, and two handed standing positions; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, course completion certificate and wallet card.


This is the required course to be eligible to obtain a State of Maine Concealed Carry Permit.



Part of the Parson's road south of the club will be closed. Coming from Presque isle if you take the State road about 5 miles taking a right onto the Hale road, after a mile you will come to the Parson's road where you will turn left and travel about 4 miles to the Presque Isle Fish and Game Club. To get to the club coming from the Washburn you may simply take the Parson's road as the road is only closed south of the club. Google Map:

Later Event: September 18
NRA Basic PistolClass