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Basic Pistol or Basic Rifle Intro Course or Intermediate Shotgun Course from U.S. Training Group (Up to 64% Off)

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In a Nutshell

NRA-certified instructors lead all-day courses, which combine classroom training with hands-on application at an outdoor range

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Feb 28, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. 48hr cancellation notice required or $50 fee may apply. Younger than 18 must be accompanied by guardian. Must provide valid ID. Must sign waiver. Subject to weather. Extra $24 fee for ammo, $14-$16 for range fees. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

During each of the above 5- to 6.5-hour courses, students begin with 2.5 hours of classroom instruction. The second half of each course moves to an outdoor range in either Los Altos or San Leandro, where participants spend the remainder of the course applying what they learned in the classroom. The introductory courses cover safe handling, ammo calibers, maintenance, and the fundamentals of shooting. The intermediate course gives students a choice of firearms to practice with. Each course typically has 10–20 students, along with one NRA-certified instructor for every 10 students. Eye and ear protection is included.

Buyers should contact U.S. Training Group directly about the course schedule. Participants must purchase a box of ammunition during the course ($24) and pay range fees ($12–$16) upon convening for class.

U.S. Training Group

The NRA-certified instructors behind U.S. Training Group use their experience in law enforcement to teach clients how to responsibly wield a firearm. Adhering to NRA standards, the defense experts lead courses—including women's-only classes—that cover skills from cultivating the proper mindset to controlling breath when shooting. Throughout every class, instructors emphasize safe-handling practices, such as always treating a firearm as if it were loaded. Additionally, a FAQ page covers basic information to prepare students for training.

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The Range

U.S. Training Group uses local outdoor ranges.

The Rentals

Available rentals include AR-15 and AK-47 rifles as well as .22 and 9-millimeter pistols.

At a Glance

The instructors behind U.S. Training Group use their extensive experience in law enforcement to teach clients how to responsibly protect their homes. These defense experts lead courses—including women's-only classes—that cover skills from cultivating the proper mindset to learning self awareness.


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81% of 63 customers recommend

  • “The instructors were very nice. One had great enthusiasm in teaching you all about pistol shooting, and the other was very patient and clear when going over the...”

    “The instructors were very nice. One had great enthusiasm in teaching you all about pistol shooting, and the other was very patient and clear when going over the basics. I enjoyed the intro and the chance to use multiple different pistols.”

  • “Ken and Rod (instructors) were awesome. Great attitude and very helpful.”

  • “They were very nice and professional. Due to schedule changes at the range we had to change times a couple times, but they were prompt with emails and questions about...”

    “They were very nice and professional. Due to schedule changes at the range we had to change times a couple times, but they were prompt with emails and questions about it, and everything went smoothly. ”

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