NFI Introduction to Handguns Course in Alturas – Learn the Basic Handgun Fundamentals – Prep for your CCW Class

Event Phone: 5305675165

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REGISTRATIONshow details + $125.00 (USD)  

    July 30, 2021 - July 31, 2021
    5:30 pm - 12:00 pm

Join Jen O’Hara and Mike Moffat for this premiere training event which will teach you handgun safety, responsibility and fun! This 7 hour course includes classroom and range time and is one half of the full weekend class. Click HERE to see the full weekend training!  This class is to prepare new shooters to receive their CCW Training Certificate or just become comfortable with their firearm. Age minimum: 13 years old.

Classroom Time:  Welcome to the NFI Introduction to Handguns Course.  This Course is taught to hundreds of students a year in California. Students will learn pistol types, operation, maintenance, ammunition fundamentals, grip, stance, aiming, trigger control, breathing and follow through.

Range Time: Students will also perform live fire exercises learning the basics of handling and shooting your firearm accurately. Although using your own firearm is highly recommended, we are happy to provide you with one to complete the training at no additional charge! Please let us know if you need to use a firearm for this class by noting it in the notes section during registration.  Please bring a firearm and 100 cartridges to complete the class.

Ammo Packages available during this course. Ammunition used during the course can be provided at $40 a box. California State law prohibits students leaving the range with this ammo. All full and unused boxes will be refunded on site. Ammo calibers available are 22LR, .380, .38 Special, .40, 9MM, .45.  Select the ammo which applies to you when registering for the course and it will be delivered to the student on the range where it can be paid for with cash, check or Venmo. Please leave the requested caliber and number of boxes (50 cartridges in each) in the notes section.


Class will meet at the Modoc County Sheriff Department Annex at 211 East 1st Street in Alturas.

Class will be held Friday evening from 5:30 to 8:30 & Saturday 8am to 12pm.   Please arrive 10 to 15 minutes early as we will start on time.

The Range will be at the Alturas Rifle & Pistol Club 17789 County Road 54 located outside of Alturas.

Range time will be Saturday morning from 8am to 12pm.


Eye and Ear Protection

Sack Lunch

Snacks and drinks if desired

Firearms and ammunition

Folding chair for breaks at the range

Hand Towel to keep the guns covered from the hot sun

Baseball cap if needed, closed toed shoes. No V-necks or tank tops please.

Sunscreen if needed

Interested in taking our CCW Class?  Check out our full weekend HERE!

This event is designed to be a fun weekend event for those who are interested in the safe and responsible use of a firearm. We look forward to seeing each of you in class.

Contact me anytime!

Jen O’Hara – 530-567-5165 – Text is preferred

Director of Training for Tehama County

Mike Moffat – 530-215-6558

Director of Training for Shasta County

“Our Right, Our Responsibility”

Cancellation Policy: Training fees include a 50% non-refundable deposit. Cancellations prior to the start of the class will be given a 50% refund of training fees, or a one-time reschedule of training within one year. Students who are absent from any portion of a class without notice will forfeit all training fees. Please contact your instructor as early as possible to cancel your class.


17789 County Road 54, Alturas, California, 96101, United States