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Gun safety classes of Catawba Valley Community College

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Hand Gun-Gunsmithing Basics

Designed for the beginner, this class will be a basic introduction to the art of Gunsmithing with handguns. Learn the basic use of tools, purpose of specific equipment, safety, and a general familiarization of Gunsmithing. Students will be introduced to general Gunsmithing activities such as care, maintenance, and repair of handguns. Do not bring guns to first class meeting and no ammo at any class. A basic tool kit is included in registration fee. 

Note:

Students must be 21 years of age to take a Gunsmithing class and students must provide on the first night of class either a current, valid State-issued concealed carry permit from NC; a current, valid State-issued concealed carry permit from a state with a reciprocal concealed carry agreement with NC; or a current, valid State-issued permit to purchase a firearm.

Class Schedule
Date Day Location Time Instructor Cost ID#
March 20-May 1, 2017 Monday CVCC EC, Rm. 1050 6p-9p Steve Cox $115.00  

 

Long Gun Gunsmithing

Designed for the beginner, this class will be a basic introduction to the art of Gunsmithing with Long guns. Learn the basic use of tools, purpose of specific equipment, safety, and a general familiarization of Gunsmithing. Students will be introduced to general Gunsmithing activities such as care, maintenance, and repair of Long guns. Do not bring guns to first class meeting and no ammo at any class. A basic tool kit is included in registration fee. 

Note:

Students must be 21 years of age to take a Gunsmithing class and students must provide on the first night of class either a current, valid State-issued concealed carry permit from NC; a current, valid State-issued concealed carry permit from a state with a reciprocal concealed carry agreement with NC; or a current, valid State-issued permit to purchase a firearm.

Class Schedule
Date Day Location Time Instructor Cost ID#
January 23-February 27, 2017 M CVCC EC, Rm. 1050 6p-9p Steve Cox $115.00  

 

Basic Pistol for Women

In this hands-on class for women with little or no handgun experience, this is a class for women who are not comfortable going directly into a concealed carry hand class. This basic class will boost your confidence as well as learn the basics of pistol shooting. This is not a concealed carry handgun class.

Class Schedule
Date Day Location Time Instructor Cost ID#
February 8, 2017 W CVCC EC, 6p-9p Tom McNeely $35.00  
March 16, 2017 TH CVCC EC, 6p-9p Tom McNeely $35.00  
April 5, 2017 w CVCC EC, 6p-9p Tom McNeely $35.00  

 

Pistol Defense for Women-Part II

In this hands-on class for women with little or no handgun experience, women will learn safety rules, home storage, buying pistols, shooting stances/ready positions, sight picture, clearing gun malfunctions, cleaning pistols and the five fundamentals of shooting. This is not a NRA or concealed carry handgun class. Pre-requisite: Basic Pistol for Women class.

Class Schedule
Date Day Location Time Instructor Cost ID#
February 15, 2017 W CVCC EC, 6p-9p Tom McNeely $35.00  
March 23, 2017 TH CVCC EC, 6p-9p Tom McNeely $35.00  
April 12, 2017 W CVCC EC, 6p-9p Tom McNeely $35.00  

 

NRA Certificate Course-Men/Women "Basics of Pistol Shooting"

In this class the student will experience classroom and range time learning the basics of pistol shooting. Students must have completed the online portion on the NRA website and a certificate must be presented to the instructor in order to take this class.

Class Schedule
Date Day Location Time Instructor Cost ID#
February 18, 2017 S CVCC, EC 9a-5p Tom McNeely $75.00  

 

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Contact:

To reserve a space or for additional information:
PHONE: (828) 327-7037
E-MAIL: ctoney@cvcc.edu