SGT FOSTER'S

Hartford Gun Club

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In a Nutshell

Distinguished marksman and former shooting instructor for the marine corps heads a supportive, coeducational training team

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Learning to use a firearm requires patience and a steady hand, much like feeding a squirrel an M&M. Hone your skills with this Groupon.

$88 for an Eight-Hour NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course –CT Pistol Permit Class ($200 Value)

During the eight-hour NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course – CT Pistol Permit Class, students receive both classroom and supervised live-fire training to learn the basics of operating a revolver and semiautomatic pistol. Instructional topics range from ammo and cleaning to range etiquette and firing stance. The class includes all equipment and lunch, as well as the "NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting" handbook and "NRA Gun Safety Rules" brochure, the "Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification" booklet, final exam, pencils to chew on during the final exam, and a certificate of completion. Classes are held at the Hartford Gun Club and may be taken during two weeknights from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday, or in a single class on Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Sgt Foster's

A distinguished marksman for the US Marine Corps who trained his fellow marines in pistol and rifle shooting, Sergeant Matt Foster now helms a team of coed firearms instructors. Teaching classes such as the NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course – CT Pistol Permit Class and its women's-only version, the instructors rely on a TPI training method—an acronym for Total Participant Involvement—that emphasizes one-on-training and encourages students to go at their own pace to maximize skill retention.

Sgt. Foster's

The Classes

Gun-training options include an NRA basic pistol-shooting course, a state pistol-permit class, a women's-only session, and firearms-free self defense. Sgt. Foster himself also works with people during one-on-one lessons.

The Firearms

At both indoor and outdoor ranges, Sgt. Foster and his fellow instructors work with clients in firearms from handguns to military-grade rifles.

At a Glance

A distinguished marksman for the US Marine Corps who trained his fellow Marines in pistol and rifle shooting, Sergeant Matt Foster now helms a team of coed firearms instructors. The instructors rely on a TPI training method—an acronym for Total Participant Involvement—that emphasizes one-on-training and encourages students to go at their own pace to maximize skill retention.

Customer Reviews

It was fantastic very informative
Cesira · April 22, 2013
Matt did a fantastic job as an instructor. His class was easy to follow and I learned a huge amount of information in one day. I will definitely be going back there for further training.
Andrew T. · April 21, 2013
Nice course
RANJIT K. · April 13, 2013
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    Hartford Gun Club

    157 S Main St.

    East Granby, CT 06026

    +18603039911

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