NRA Certified Shotgun Instructor Course

Date: 2/15/20 8:30AM to 5:00PM plus
             2/21/20 6:00PM to 2/23/20 5:00PM (ALL DATES REQUIRED)

Location: Camp Meriwether

Cost: $125.00 - covers course materials, food, and housing.

Refund Policy: All reservations are nonrefundable.

This course, upon successful completion, will enable you to be a Certified Shotgun Instructor. This course has three parts and all parts are required. Each part has a written test, each requiring a 90% or better passing score to continue to the next phase.

The first part is Basic Instructor Training (BIT), which will be held in the metro area at the Portland Scout Office on Saturday, February 15, 2020 beginning at 8:30AM sharp.

Cascade Pacific Council, BSA
2145 SW Naito Parkway
Portland, OR 97201

The next two parts are at Camp Meriwether. On Friday, February 21, 20209 at 6:00pm at Camp Meriwether, we will begin with dinner and proceed directly after with the Basic Shotgun course. The NRA has added the discipline basic course to all Instructor courses. Upon completion of the Basic Shotgun course, to continue onto the Instructor course, the candidate is required to pass a written test and complete a qualification test which involves knowledge, handling, loading, corrective action, and marksmanship.

The final part of the training is the Certified Shotgun Instructor course, which will begin upon passing the Basic Shotgun course. The Instructor course testing should be complete mid to late afternoon on Sunday.

Fees for the course are non-refundable. You will receive an email with a link to pay your course fees once you register on this site.

All firearms will be provided for the class.  DO NOT BRING YOUR OWN FIREARMS.

Cost:  The Fee for the course is $125.00, which includes course training materials, food, and lodging for the weekend. The fees are non-refundable. You will receive an email with a link to pay your course fees once you register on this site.
 
After completion of this course and the instructor submits the course report to the NRA, you will have 30 days to pay Credentialing Fees to the NRA, in order for this course to become part of your ratings. These credentialing fees are not included in the course fee that you pay to CPC.  If you are an NRA Member, first time Instructors and Range Safety Officers pay a flat credentialing fee of $30 for a 2 year term. Additional ratings are added at $10 per rating.  If you are not an NRA member, first time Instructors and Range Safety Officers pay a flat credentialing fee of $50 for a 2 year term. Additional ratings are added at $20 per rating.


Registration And Payment

Registration for this training is a two step process.  First you will need to click on the red "Register Today" button to register for this course on the NRAinstructors.org website.  Once registered you will receive communication from the course instructor about making payment of the course fees. 

  • NRA Certified Shotgun Instructor Course
    BIT: 2/15/20 Course: 2/21/20 - 2/23/20 (You will be redirected to the NRAinstructors.org website to register for this course.)

    Register Today Registration deadline is February 1, 2020.

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