Over centuries, modern firearms gradually replaced archaic weapons, such as the rapier and the sternly worded pamphlet. Take aim with this Groupon.
$77 for the NRA Basic Pistol-Shooting Course ($155 Value)
Following NRA standards, students receive hands-on training in operating a pistol. A combination of classroom and live-fire training covers topics such as handling ammunition, cleaning and storage, and assuming proper stance. Students also get an introduction to basic pistol parts and operation, range safety rules, and proper firearm storage. The class ($135 value) concludes with the Basics of Pistol Shooting Examination, followed by receiving a NRA certificate of completion, including a passport photo and notarization ($20 value). Classes are typically scheduled on Saturdays. If students desire, the instructor can advise them on further steps for obtaining a Connecticut-state pistol permit.
CT Gun Permit
Connecticut, Utah, Florida, and New York—CT Gun Permit's instructor holds NRA certification in all of those states. In business since 1999, their classes familiarize clients with the basics of handling, firing, and owning a pistol or revolver. In addition to demonstrating and supervising skills, CT Gun Permit educates students about gun laws at both the state and national level.