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March 21 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PMFree
Learn how to assist new shooters in the purchase of their first gun.
The process of purchasing a first firearm can be daunting and intimidating for new shooters. This course will teach you how to become a friendly and helpful mentor through this arduous process of becoming a responsible gun owner.
You will learn how to:
- Explain the ethics of being a responsible gun owner.
- Assist the new shooter in obtaining a CA DOJ Firearms Safety Certificate.
- Accompany the new shooter to visit a local gun store.
- Assist the new shooter in selecting and purchasing his first firearm and ammunition.
- Advise the new shooter on safe and legal storage and transportation of firearms and ammunition.
- Accompany the new shooter on his first trip to the gun range.
- Teach the new shooter basic gun cleaning and maintenance.
- Introduce the new shooter to local firearm instructors and regional firearm training schools.
Once a new shooter owns a firearm, knows how to go to the range, come home and clean his gun he is ready to attend firearm training classes. The work of the mentor is done.