NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO)
LENGTH: Approximately 9 hours
If you do not have a firearm, please
contact the instructor(s) in advance. Please DO NOT bring your firearm into the
classroom at the start of class; the instructors will let you know when the
time is appropriate. This course teaches the NRA Range Safety Officer
student the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing,
conducting, and supervising safe shooting activities and range operations. Range
Safety Officer candidates will learn roles and responsibilities of an RSO;
Range Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs); range inspection; range rules;
range briefings; emergency procedures; and firearm stoppages and malfunctions.
Each Range Safety Officer Candidate will receive an RSO Student Study Guide, a
Basic Firearm Training Program brochure, an NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, an
Instructor Application/Course Evaluation form.
must be at least 21 years of age and have target shooting experience prior to
taking this class
BRING TO CLASS:
Bring a pen, pencil, highlighter,
and paper for taking notes.
Students will receive a Range Safety Officer packet with RSO course book and an RSO designation patch.