John Albert

NRA Training Counselor & Chief Range Safety Officer

NRA Course Offerings

Courses taught locally in Connecticut and anywhere in the country at your facility.


Pistol Permit


NRA Basic Pistol is required by the state of Connecticut, as well as most other states, to apply for a state pistol permit.

Shotgun or Rifle


Safe firearm handling, firearm parts and operation and more.

Home Firearms Safety


The elements of gun safety, identifying and unloading different firearms and other home safety tips.

Personal Protection


Introduction to defensive shooting and basic defensive handgun skills.


NRA Instructor Training


Become a certified NRA Instructor by taking this class.


Become a Certified Range Safety Officer


Range inspection and range rules, range safety briefing and all you need to be a Range Officer.

Private Lessons & Consulting


In addition to training, I offer lessons and consulting on range safety and more.

NRA Membership


Join or renew your NRA membership here and save $10 or more (Depending on length of membership)

General Course Information

  • There is a ten student maximum per class.
  • Lunch is provided; please let us know at time of deposit if you have special dietary needs.
  • Private classes are available by special arrangement for an additional fee.
  • Courses can be taught at an offsite facility with a minimum of six students, lunch provided by the sponsors. (Anywhere in the U.S.)
  • NRA Certification is recognized nation-wide and in most of the world
  • For additional information, contact us.

Instructor Qualifications

  • NRA Chief Range Officer & Training Counselor
  • CT Education and Firearm Safety Instructor & Range Officer
  • International Defensive Pistol Association Range Safety Officer
  • Over 40 years of shooting experience

Join or renew your membership here and save $10