Gun safety, 'personal protection in the home' to be taught soon
Published 8:20 pm, Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Handgun safety programs sponsored by the National Rifle Association (NRA) will be held March 12 and 27, April 23 and May 7 at the shooters' pistol range in New Milford.
The one-day program will offer knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for using or owning a handgun.
A national written examination and live-fire range qualification will be conducted.
Program completion is a requirement for application for a state permit in Connecticut and most other states.
The NRA will also offer "Personal Protection In The Home" courses May 14 and July 23 featuring a talk on criminal and liability law by attorney Thomas Allingham.
For registration or information for either program, call 203-947-4327, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or check www.hflearnsafety.com.