rso01 (800K)

 This course teaches the basic duties a Range Safety Officer performs. It provides a thorough introduction to: the role of Range Safety Officers (RSOs); range Standard Operating Procedures (SOP); range safety briefings; range inspections and rules; emergency procedures; and how to clear firearm stoppages and correct malfunctions. The skills acquired in this course require regular practice which should initially take place under the supervision of a qualified individual - such as an NRA Chief Range Safety Officer (CRSO).

 Course goal: To develop NRA Certified Range Safety Officers who will possess the knowledge, skills and attitude essential to organizing, conducting, and supervising safe shooting activities and range operations

 LENGTH OF COURSE: 9 hours. The course length may vary depending on the instructor/students ratio and the participant's abilities.

    Lesson 1: Introduction to the NRA Basic Range Safety Officer Course
    Lesson 2: The Role of the Range Safety Office and Range Standard Operating Procedures
    Lesson 3: Range Inspection and Range Rules
    Lesson 4: Range Safety Briefing
    Lesson 5: Emergency Procedures
    Lesson 6: Firearm Stoppages and Malfuntions
    Lesson 7: Test and Review