Gun safety, 'personal protection in the home' to be taught soon
Published 8:55 pm, Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Handgun safety programs sponsored by the National Rifle Association (NRA) will be held Monday, June 26, July 23 and Aug.13 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 permit in Connecticut and most other states.
The NRA will also offer a "Personal Protection In The Home" course July 16 featuring a talk on criminal and liability law by attorney Thomas Allingham.
For registration or information for either program, call 203-947-4327, email firstname.lastname@example.org or check www.hflearnsafety.com.