EVERYONE CAN SHOOT! But no one should do so without proper training. Hello, I’m Richard Whaley, a Certified NRA instructor and I’d like to help you learn to shoot safely, and understand the awesome responsibility that comes with owning and operating a firearm. Whether you are interested in learning to shoot in order to protect your home and loved ones, or simply to find a new sport and hobby, I can help you lose your fear of Whether you are considering the purchase of a firearm for the first time, or have simply become rusty in the safe operation of a pistol or rifle, I can help you overcome your fears of gun ownership and handling. I offer courses developed by the National Rifle Association that assure that you will have the very best understanding, and skills in the safe and conscientious operation of your handgun. By enrolling in one of my classes you will learn: Gun safety rules Types of Pistols Proper operation of revolvers and semi-automatic pistols Ammunition knowledge and selection Selecting and storing a pistol Fundamentals of pistol shooting Clearing stoppages Zeroing the sights Pistol shooting errors Pistol inspection and maintenance Classes are taught at the Issaquah Sportsmen's Club located just east of Seattle. Classes are held in the clubhouse at the range. They consist of two hours classroom instruction followed by an hour of live fire practice. As part of the class you will receive a 150 page NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting, Pistol Orientation Certificate of Completion, Gun Safety Rules brochure and other booklets and materials. I provide all guns, ammunition, range fees and access, eye and ear protection. You may bring your own gun by prior arrangement if you wish. I look forward to meeting you soon and sharing the sport of shooting. Richard Whaley Chief Instructor *Please note that I need a 5-day notice for a Sunday class.