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NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home Instructor Training

Course Prefix:  PP003
Course Title: NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home Course
Instructor: TBA
Length of Class: 2 days (16 hours)
Cost: $299.00 (includes student and instructor course)
Age: 21+

DAY DATE TIME SESSION SELECTION
TBA

Who teaches this course? This course is taught by an NRA-certified appointed Training Counselor.To develop NRA Certified Instructors who possess the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to conduct the NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home Course.

Course Description: As a certified NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home Instructor you will be able to teach this class to your students.

NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course teaches students the knowledge, skills and attitude essential for avoiding dangerous confrontations and for the safe, effective and responsible use of a concealed pistol for self-defense outside the home. Students have the opportunity to attend this course using a quality strong side hip holster that covers the trigger. From a review of safe firearms handling and proper mindset to presentation from concealment and multiple shooting positions, this course contains the essential skills and techniques needed to prevail in a life-threatening situation. The NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home is divided into two levels (basic and advanced).


Level one
is a nine-hour course and offers the essential knowledge and skills that must be mastered in order to carry, store, and use a firearm safely and effectively for personal protection outside the home. Upon completion of level one, students may choose to attend level two.


Level two
is an additional five hours of range training and teaches advanced shooting skills. Note: Lesson III of the Personal Protection In and Outside The Home courses Firearms and the Law, and Legal Aspects of Self-Defense is conducted by an attorney licensed to practice law within the state in which this course is given and who is familiar with this area of the law, a Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) who possesses an intermediate or higher Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certificate granted within the state, or an individual currently certified to instruct in this area of the law by the state in which this course is presented. NRA Certified Instructors may conduct this lesson only if they meet the requirements stated above and then only in their capacity as an attorney, or other state certified individual not in their capacity as an NRA Certified Instructor.


Prerequisite:

**This is a 2-Day Course** You must have completed and be Certified to teach NRA Basic Pistol and Personal Protection in the Home course along with having successfully completed the Personal Protection Outside The Home Student Course and pass the pre-qualification test in order to take this Certification Course. You also must have had Basic Instructor Training within the last 2 years if the BIT is not included in this course.


Topics covered to include:
LESSON SIX (60 min) – Classroom

 

Introduction to NRA Basic Personal Protection Outside the Home Course Lesson Plans

At the conclusion of this section instructor candidates will be able to:

  • State the goal of the NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course
  • Describe the structure of the NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course Outline and Lesson Plans
  • Explain NRA policies on safety procedures, course length, required materials and teaching methods to be followed when conducting an NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course
  • Outline the content of the NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course


LESSON SEVEN (4 hr)

Venue – Range

Teaching Basic of Personal Protection Outside the Home Lesson V

At the conclusion of this section instructor candidates will be able to:
• Conduct Lesson V of the NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course: Presenting the Pistol Concealment
• Presenting the Handgun from Concealment
• Exercises
• Hip Holster Exercise
• Purse Holster Exercise
• Optional: Fanny Pack


LESSON EIGHT (4 hr) – Range

Teaching Basic of Personal Protection Outside the Home Lesson VI : Presentation, Position and Movement

At the conclusion of this section instructor candidates will be able to:

• Conduct lesson VI of the NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course
• Presentation, Position and Movement
• Standing and move to high barricade
• Standing engaging two targets
• Strong hand only
• Two-handed point shooting
• One-handed point shooting


LESSON NINE (6 hrs)

Venue – Classroom

Teaching Basic of Personal Protection Outside the Home Lesson VII: Special Shooting Techniques
At the conclusion of this section instructor candidates will be able to:
• Conduct Lesson VII of the NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course
• Special Shooting Techniques this covers the ‘Advanced’ component of the PPOTH Student courseNormally conducted in a second Instructor training session


Exercises:

• Strong hand hip shooting
• Moving rearward
• Standing or kneeling behind a low barricade
• Standing or squatting behind a low barricade
• Moving to low barricade and firing from kneeling or squatting
• Standing and turning 90 degrees to the left
• Standing and turning 90 degrees to the right
• Standing, facing 180 to target, turning left
• Standing, facing 180 to target, turning right
• Engaging a target at extended range
• Firing under low-light conditions


LESSON TEN (60 min)

Venue – Classroom

• Explain the role of the examination in the training process
• Explain the role of student evaluations in instructor development
• Explain the importance recognizing students upon successful completion of a student training course
• Take instructor certification test: Score of 90% required for full certification
• Applying to the NRA for certification as a pistol instructor


Equipment Requirements
• Defensive Type Handgun, Revolver or Semi-Auto (38spl/9mm or larger)
• Firearm Retention
• Strong-side concealed-carry hip holster (required for each instructor candidate)
• Concealed-Carry Vest or light jacket (required)
• Concealed-carry purse (one must be available for entire instructor class)
• Fanny-pack carry holster (one must be available for entire instructor class)
• Ammunition
• Lesson Seven: 42 rounds
• Lesson Eight:   54 rounds
• Lesson Nine:   112 rounds

Total:   208 (minimum), 300 (recommended)


TOTAL: 16-Hour Classroom & Range (excluding Basic Instructor Training – pre-req)

 

Course Cancellation/Change

  • Substitutions of attendee may be made at any time.
  • Attendees must cancel at least 72 hours prior to the course date to receive a full refund less a $15 administrative fee.
  • For cancellations received within 48 hours of the course date no cash refunds will be provided.  Instead, a one-time class rescheduling can be made.  A rescheduled course must occur within 12 months from original course date.  If a course has not been attended within the 12 month period all course fees are forfeited by the participant.
  • Failure to attend the course or cancellations less than 48 hours notification will result in no refund or credit of the course fee or rescheduling.
  • The Centennial Gun Club reserves the right to cancel or reschedule seminars at any time.  IF we cancel or reschedule the seminar due to weather or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, you are entitled to a full refund.  The Centennial Gun Club is not responsible for travel arrangements, travel fees, or any expenses incurred by you as a result of such cancellation.  IF The Centennial Gun Club cancels a seminar in which you are enrolled, you will be contacted at the email address you provided when registering, so please be sure to provide a valid email address and check your-email prior to attending class.