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Massachusetts Basic Firearms Safety Course

The cost is $125  (4 hour class)          

Get your Mass LTC Class A, B, or FID by completing this 4 hour class (this class also qualifies nonresidents to receive a nonresident Mass permit). Every city and town in Massachusetts accepts our training. Our instructors are some of the most experienced in the state. Our reputation and skill in helping students with their applications sets our students apart as exceptionally prepared. Upon successfully completing this course, students will receive both a class diploma and a Mass State Police approved Firearms Safety Certificate.

The class will cover all the material needed to satisfy state requirements.

Lesson Details

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Venue – Classroom

Pistol Knowledge and Safe Gun Handling

  • Course Goal
  • Types of Pistols and their Parts & Function
  • NRA Rules for Safe Gun Handling
  • Safety Rules for Safe Gun Handling
  • Demonstration of Safe Pistol Handling


Venue – Classroom

Ammunition Knowledge and the Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting

  • Cartridge Components
  • Firing Sequence
  • Ammunition Storage
  • Major Types of Cartridge Malfunction
  • Fundamentals of Pistol Storage


Venue – Classroom/Range

Firing the First Shots

  • Safely Demonstrate the Knowledge Skill and Attitude necessary for Safe Shooting Technique from the Benchrest Position with a Pistol
  • Safely Shoot a target from the Benchrest Position using the Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting at a Target on the Range
  • Safely Demonstrate the Knowledge Skill and Attitude necessary for Safe Shooting Technique Necessary to Assume a Two Handed Shooting Position with a Pistol
  • Safely Shoot a target using the Two Handed Shooting Position Using a Pistol


Venue – Classroom/Range

Scoring Targets, and Selecting and Maintaining a Pistol

  • Properly Score Pistol Target
  • Explain Basic Guidelines for Selecting and Purchasing a Pistol
  • Identify the Materials Needed to Clean Pistol Safely Student Demonstration of how to safely clean a pistol


Venue – Classroom

Continued Opportunities for Skill Development

  • Identify Several Pistol Shooting Activities
  • Complete Course Examination. 

All our Concealed Weapon Permit courses are private or, private group courses scheduled around the client’s availability – and are offered in cities throughout Massachusetts. We provide Certified NRA classes in, ENGLISH and SPANISH.

Private and semi-private lessons available by appointment. Call for details and pricing.
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