Personal Protection in the Home


NRA's Basic Personal Protection in the Home course is for law-abiding adult citizens, as defined by applicable federal, state or local law. It is much more than just a routine shooting course. It is important that participants have sufficient maturity and life experience to be able to assess various situations and make mature decisions.

The NRA Basic Personal Protection in the Home Course participants must be experienced shooters (shooters able to show mastery of the basic skills of safe gun handling, shooting a group, zeroing the firearm, and cleaning the firearm) to maximize what can be learned from this course. Proof of shooting experience can be one of the following: NRA Basic Pistol Course Certificate, NRA First Step Course Certificate, NRA Marksmanship Qualification Program (Pistol disciplines), pistol qualification card, military DD 214 with pistol qualification, concealed carry permit.

Length of this course is a minimum of 8 hours.

Cost $150.00