The Men’s Basic Pistol/Home Defense Course is scheduled to begin on April 11th at 6:30 p.m., rain or shine. The classes will continue every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. until dusk during the months of April through August and will be conducted at the Irwin’s Sportsman’s Association, Pistol Range, 995 Oakside Drive, Irwin, PA. The course is open to the public. Young men ages 12 to 17 are welcome to participate but will need parental consent (a waiver form is available at the class).
For those who wish to participate and do not own a handgun, handguns and ammunition are available for the use of participants. If you own a handgun, you are welcome to bring it. Hearing and eye protection are required. There is a $5.00 fee per class to cover expenses.
While this is not a “formal class,” the instruction and material is based on basic pistol and home defense courses. Some of the topics that will be covered include: firearm safety, basic shooting fundamentals and home defense.
Whether you are a first time shooter or an experienced shooter, this course offers you the opportunity to improve your skills as well as your knowledge of firearms and shooting.
We look forward to seeing you on 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. You are welcome to attend all or any of the sessions. Bring a friend.