2018 Class Dates


6/9/2018 - NRA Pistol Course - FULL

6/10/2018 - NRA Pistol Course - FULL

6/16/2018 - NRA Pistol Course - 1 seat open

6/23/2018  NRA Pistol Course - 2 seats open

8/11/2018 - NRA Pistol Course - 4 seats open

8/25/2018 - ACT Defensive Pistol Class - More information will follow, so stay tuned!

10/6/2018 - NRA Pistol Course - 4 seats open

10/20/2018 - NRA Pistol Course - 4 seats open

2018 Class Schedule

Personal classes are also available!

If you don't see a date that is right for you, or if you'd prefer one-on-one training, please contact us and we'll do our best to accomodate you!


You will note that there are no rifle classes scheduled at this time. Please contact us if you are wanting to schedule a rifle class, and we'll get one lined up!

The Shooting Range

The Shooting Range is a service of Leatherwood Trading Company


Where you go to become a better shooter.

Course Descriptions

NRA Basic Pistol Course: The NRA Basic Pistol Course consists of classroom instruction and range time. The program covers an introduction to handgun operation, selecting the right ammunition, proper shooting stance and firing sequence, marksmanship coaching, and proper handgun maintenance. Much of the instruction takes place on the range where you hear what to do, see it modeled, and then practice the steps yourself. Course topics include: gun safety rules, proper operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols, ammunition knowledge and selection, pistol selection and storage, shooting fundamentals, pistol inspection and maintenance, marksmanship, and shooting range safety. Additionally, students will complete live fire training and a nationally standardized shooting qualification while on the range with an NRA Certified Instructor. Students will receive the NRA Guide: Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination and receive a course completion certificate bearing the signature of the NRA Secretary and your NRA Certified Instructor. Cost - $125.00​


NRA Basic Rifle Course: This course is at least 8 hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot rifles. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; rifle parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest, prone, sitting, standing and kneeling positions; cleaning, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Rifle Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate. Cost - $125.00

NOTE: This course is conducted at the Waveland Gun Club in order to shoot out to 300 yards. For directions, please click on the link below:

Waveland Gun Club