Firearm Safety Course
Taught by Bay County Sheriff's Office, and about 5 hours long, this Class is designed to provide a hands-on introduction to the Safe Handling of Firearms. Students will learn the NRA’s Three rules for safe gun handling; primary causes of firearms accidents; learn different Pistol action types, how to handle ammunition malfunctions; learn the fundamentals of Pistol shooting; safe storage of firearms in the home; how to select a first gun; benefits of cleaning your firearms and the benefits of becoming an active participant in the shooting sports and about continued opportunities for skill development. This course will involve both classroom and State required range time. Current Range used will be the Private BCSO Range. Students will receive a Course Completion Certificate for the class to use in obtaining a Florida Concealed Weapons Permit.