NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) Class

NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) Class

NRA Range Safety Officer Class

All AVGC firearms training classes and matches are open to the public.
Due to the passage of California AB 2571, attendees must be age 18 or older.

The gate will be unlocked and open when you arrive and will be locked shortly after the event or class starts.
Please arrive on time or early.

This NRA course teaches the basic duties a Range Safety Officer performs.

This class provides a thorough introduction to: the role of Range Safety Officers (RSOs) including:

  • Range Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Range Safety Briefings
  • Range inspections and rules
  • Emergency procedures
  • How to clear firearm stoppages and correct malfunctions

*Minimum age for an NRA Certified Range Safety Officer is 21 years old

NO FIREARMS OR AMMUNITION ARE ALLOWED IN THE CLASSROOM. THIS INCLUDES CCW and LEO. NO EXCEPTIONS! Leave your firearm and ammunition secured in your locked vehicle until an instructor directs you to retrieve it.

California law requires you to transport your firearm UNLOADED in a locked case.

Classes, training and/or certification are for individuals who are not disqualified from possessing a firearm as defined by applicable federal, state or local laws.  Individuals who have been convicted of a crime of violence are disqualified.  Student must be a U.S. Citizen or Legal Resident with a Green Card in compliance with U.S. Federal ITAR Regulations.

Online registration only.  No walk-ins will be allowed.

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