A bullet travels at hundreds of miles per hour, much like a beam of light or a kiss blown by Paul Bunyan. Work on your quick-draw skills with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $59 for a basic firearms-safety course (a $150 value)
An NRA-certified instructor teaches firearms-safety principles and basic Iowa gun laws. The instructor then explains the Center Axis Relock shooting technique.
- $75 for a Beginner Learn, Load & Shoot Range class (a $160 value)
- $140 for a Beginner Learn, Load & Shoot Range class for two (a $320 value)
During the 60-minute Learn, Load & Shoot Range class, NRA-certified instructors go over basic firearms safety and range rules. They then teach students to load guns and check their safeties before taking 15 minutes to cover basic shooting techniques. Students then spend the remainder of the 60-minute lesson at the range. The course includes all range fees, ear and eye protection, ammo, targets, and gun rental for each person. At the instructor's discretion, students may also bring their own semiautomatics or revolvers. Locations can be found here.
Active Defense Awareness Training
Every one of Active Defense Awareness Training's instructors has NRA certification, and many can also list military and law-enforcement experience on their resumés. It's this expertise that informs the instructors as they teach basic firearms safety, gun laws, and shooting skills. Their courses include lecture-based sessions, practice at shooting ranges, and even online classes for students who are out-of-state or encased in jello. Though their focus remains on firearms, Active Defense Awareness Training also teaches self-defense classes that cover the use of pepper spray, stun weapons, and physical combat.
Every one of A.D.A.T.'s instructors has NRA certification, and many also list military and law-enforcement experience on their resumes. It's this expertise that informs them as they teach basic firearms safety, gun laws, and shooting skills. Their courses include lecture-based sessions and online classes for students who are out-of-state.