NRA Range Safety OfficerLength of Course: 9 hours

Course Level: Instructor


Who teaches this course? This course is taught by an NRA-certified Chief Range Safety Officer or appointed Training Counselor.

Teaching locations: Manhattan, Medford and Uniondale, our Travel Training Team is also available
Course Description: This 9 hour course is classroom based at a shooting range. Candidates will learn the roles and responsibilities of a Range Safety Officer; Range Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs); range inspection; range rules; range briefings; emergency procedures; and firearm stoppages and malfunctions. Each range safety officer candidate will receive an RSO Student Study Guide, a Basic Firearm Training Program brochure, and NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure.
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Topics covered to include:  

  • Develops the knowledge skills and attitude essential to organizing, conducting and supervising safe range operations
  • Learn how to inspect various types of ranges
  • Learn how to educate new shooters
  • What are and how to follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Learn proper emergency procedures that protect everyone.

Required Equipment:


  • Pad and paper
  • Positive Attitude and willingness to help others!