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NRA FIRST Steps Shotgun Orientation

Firearm Instruction, Responsibility, and Safety Training is the NRA’s response to the American public’s need for a firearm orientation program for new purchasers.

Details:  NRA FIRST Steps Shotgun Orientation course is designed to provide a hands-on introduction to the safe handling and proper orientation to one specific shotgun model.  This course is at least three (3) hours and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot a specific model shotgun at a moving target.  Students will learn the NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; the particular shotgun model parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; cleaning the shotgun; and continued opportunities for skill development.  Students will receive the Basics of Shotgun Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules card, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, and a FIRST Steps course completion certificate.


  • A student must not have been convicted of any felony or family violence offense.

  • A student must not have any felony or family violence charges pending.

  • Students must be legally eligible to possess and/or transport a firearm.

Cost: $129.00

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