Course Description

This course covers the roles and responsibilities of a Range Safety Officer, including:

  • Range standard operating procedures
  • Range inspection and rules
  • Firearm stoppages and malfunctions
  • Range Safety Briefings (what to do in an emergency)

Upon successful completion of this course, you will posses the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, conducting, and supervising safe shooting activities and range operations.

Prerequisites:  RSO Candidates must demonstrate the skills, knowledge and attitude necessary for the safe handling of all types of firearms – specifically the loading, unloading and clearing stoppages of the various action types of: Rifles, Shotguns, Pistols & Revolvers 

NOTE:  This course (along with an NRA Instructor Certification in any discipline) are prerequisites for the NRA’s Chief Range Safety Officer Certification.  Contact us for more information and the discount offered to Instructor Candidates.          

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Dates 2019

Feb 15     Apr 20    Jun 15   Saturdays 8AM – 5PM

This course is open to the public .    

Pre-registration is required.

MGC Members receive a 15% discount.

This class is held at the Massasoit Gun Club   21 Hospital Road, Riverside, RI 02915

Price:  $150    9 hrs