SDFA Test Button Course

Course Outline:  
  • Safety & Responsible Ownership. 
  • Pistol/Revolver Mechanisms and Operation. 

Enrichment Module: This 30 minute module on holster selection IS NOT PART OF THE NRA BASIC PISTOL COURSE.

Duration: 1 day/8 Hours

Location: Classroom and Range time.

Equipment Requirements:
  • Pistol or revolver.
  • Recommended: strong side holster and belt. (Definition: a Strong side holster is a holster that wears on your right hip if you are right hand or your left hip if you are left handed.)


  • If the training location is in NY state and you are bringing a pistol, you must have a NY state valid pistol permit or be between the age of 14 and 20 years and accompanied by a parent/guardian that has a valid NY state pistol permit. If the training is outside NY state, you must adhere to all the laws and regulations governing the possession of firearms in the state.
Additional Pertinent Information:
  • Please keep your guns and all ammunition in your vehicle until you are directed to retrieve them. For your safety and the safety of everyone, NO LIVE AMMUNITION will be allowed in the classroom at any time under any circumstances.
  • If you carry a firearm for personal protection, you must leave that in your vehicle during the class.
  • All guns must be cased for transportation to/from the range.
  • Please plan appropriately for the weather. We will be outdoors for several hours. Footwear that fully encloses your feet is required.

Contact Your Instructor - Dr Eli Saber
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June 6, 2015