Firearms Safety Training & Familiarization

What to expect
  • Learn to safely handle and fire multiple types of firearms, including pistols, shotguns, and carbines
  • Gain practical experience on the range during live drills overseen by a certified instructor
  • Cover the basics of handgun safety and take the required test to purchase a handgun in California
  • Walk away confident in your ability to safely and responsibly handle a firearm
Got your sights set on learning to handle firearms? This class is perfect for new shooters, and covers the handling and firing of several different types of firearms.

You’ll get range experience handing pistols, shotguns and carbines; learning presentation techniques for each, plus trigger control, loading and unloading, and safety. You’ll work with a certified instructor to understand these weapons, gaining confidence along with competence.

Prior to working on the range, you’ll sit in on a lecture covering safety and the characteristics of different types of firearms. This portion of the course will also cover what you need to know to take the California Handgun Safety Certificate test, which you’ll have the opportunity to take immediately afterwards.

Lock and load!

Note: Includes all firearms safety equipment, range fees, and ammunition. Enjoy a complimentary beer/soda and taco at Pata Resort and Casino after class is complete.

Participants must be at least 12 years, and be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian if they are under 18. Please call ahead if you are registering a child under 16 years old for a course.
Key Highlights
Price $150.00 per guest
Duration / Session 5.5 hours
# Sessions 1
There are no refunds; all sales are final.

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