Firearm Training, INC.

Quiel Begonia 
Orange Park, Florida 
NRA Training Counselor 

Phone: 904-545-9549




"Firearm Safety Through Education"




About Us

 NRA Instructor application

Pre-Course Qualification:

1.  NRA Basic Pistol Course

2.      Instructor Pistol_Pre Course Qualification

3.   Pre- Course questionnaire

Instructor Courses



Basic Pistol
Shooting Course

Course Fees:
$100 - 8-hour Class

Included in this 8-hour course are lessons covering:


1)    Pistol Knowledge and Safe Gun Handling
(Includes Revolvers and Semi-Automatic Pistols)

2) Ammunition Knowledge and the Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting
(Includes Cartridge Components, Identification, & Malfunctions)

3) Firing the First Shots (Includes the Benchrest and the Two-Handed Standing Positions. Halls Firearm Training also includes the the One-Handed Standing Position in this course.)

4) Scoring Targets, and Selecting and Maintaining a Pistol

5) Continued Opportunities for Skill Development

6) Live Pistol Shooting on the Firing Range
 (Minimum of 35-50 rounds)


The NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a pistol safely. This course is at least 8-hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot revolvers and semi-automatic pistols. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; pistol parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest position, and two handed standing positions; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Pistol Shooting Student Examination, a course completion certificate.  The materials and training methods used in this course were prepared and developed by the NRA through years of experience and constant modification to fulfill the needs of an ever-changing society. The instructors conducting this course are highly trained and are certified by the National Rifle Association.

This 8-hour course fulfills the training requirements for the FLORIDA Concealed Weapon or Firearm License.