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NRA RSO Course

February 17, 2022 at 10:30 am - 6:30 pm


This course is designed to prepare shooters for the basic duties of a Range Safety Officer (RSO). RSO’s ensure that the users of a range follow range regulations in order to reduce the potential for personal injury and property damage. RSO’s often have responsibilities to take immediate action when circumstances require it. The RSO is the range’s official on the firing line to ensure safety and to help shooters.

Becoming a Range Safety Officer is a huge responsibility, similar to becoming a NRA Certified Instructor, with much harder testing and the maintaining of a certification card with the NRA. RSO candidates will need to pay $25.00 for processing their application and $5.00 annually to maintain their certification.

NRA Range Safety Officers should be experienced shooters, involved in many aspects of target shooting, training, and range supervision. The NRA encourages active shooters to learn more and become responsible for the safety of fellow shooters through this program. There will be practical exercises with all types of firearms in this course, even if a shooter’s discipline does not require experience with those types.

Course Completion
Students will receive feedback on the practical exercises conducted during the course. There is a short written test on the lesson material at the end of the course. A 90% score is required to obtain certification. In addition, certification will require mailing in the appropriate documents along with a $25 fee for processing to the NRA.

This full day course is $95.00 per student plus the NRA fees.

The RSO course will start at 10:30 am and run until 6:30 pm. Students will get breaks and a working lunch. This course is taught both in the classroom and on the range. Students are encouraged to bring their range gear. NO firearms or live ammunition are needed.


February 17, 2022
10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Event Category:


Firearms Unlimited


Firearms Unlimited
560 S County Trail
Exeter, RI 02822 United States
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(401) 397-4867