January 18, 2020 – January 18, 2020
The Redding Gun Club
ATTENTION, THIS IS THE SECOND SESSION OF A THREE SESSION COURSE. IF YOU HAVE NOT ATTENDED THE FIRST SESSION ON 11/17/19 PLEASE CONTACT NFI TO ATTEND THE NEXT PROGRAM START DATE.
This class starts at the Redding Gun Club. Please select the link below for written directions:
Link to Redding Gun Club Directions
The NFI Rifle Hunter Shooting Program introduces and develops the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a rifle safely. New shooters and hunters alike will enjoy the applications designed with youth, women, and new rifle shooters in mind. Through this course, students will learn about rifle safety, parts, operation, ammunition, shooting fundamentals and activities including live-fire range drills at The Redding Gun Club, under the experienced teachings of NRA Instructor Kevin Tedder.
This a three month marksmanship program that progressively builds on a shooter’s skills that he learns under the coaching of an NRA Instructor. Initial class is $199 and two follow on classes are $75 each.
This course consists of one 8-hour course followed by two 4-hour courses each month to practice and participate in the NRA/Winchester Hunter Marksmanship Program.
Initial Course: 11/17/19 8-5 PM. $199.00, Meets at the Oxford Suites, 1967 Hilltop Dr, Redding, California.
First NRA/Winchester Marksmanship Session: 12/21/19, 9 AM-1 PM. Redding Gun Club, $75.00 (Students must complete the initial session on 11/17/19 to participate)
Second NRA/Winchester Marksmanship Session: 1/18/20, 9 AM-1 PM, Redding Gun Club, $75.00 (Students must complete the initial session on 11/17/19 to participate)
During the initial course, ammunition and rifles can be provided, but we always recommend you bring your own to learn with. During follow on NRA/Winchester Marksmanship training, ammunition can be purchased as part of your training at current market prices, normally around $10.00 for a box of 25 .223 rounds. Ammunition needed will depend on shooting habits and accuracy of the individual shooter. Normally 50 cartridges a day is enough.
This continuation of a three-month program at the Redding Gun Club, students will continue marksmanship training while working their way through the Winchester/NRA Rifle Hunter Marksmanship Program. Students who attend these scheduled follow on classes will strive to earn NRA Pro-Marksman, Marksman, Marksman 1st Class, Sharpshooter and finally Expert. The Distinguished Expert rating is achieved after a successful hunt and submission of photo with the hunter’s name, hometown, species, hunt location, type of firearm, date of hunt, any brief special details for the hunt. Ask your NRA Instructor Kevin Tedder about opportunities to fulfill this rating on a guided hunt in the area.
ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Kevin Tedder has been involved in hunting and shooting sports for over 40 years. He is an NRA Life Member and is an NRA certified Rifle and Pistol Instructor as well as a Chief Range Safety Officer. Kevin also teaches California Hunter’s Education and CCW Classes for NFI. Kevin is a Life member of the California Deer Association, Member of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, and is a Youth Hunt Leader with the National Wild Turkey Federation. He also sits on the California Board for Backcountry Hunters and Anglers.
Redding Gun Club, 9 AM-1 PM
Lesson I-Safety Review.
Lesson II-Fundamentals of Rifle Shooting Review, and Equipment Review.
Lesson III-NRA/Winchester Hunter Marksmanship Qualification Training.
Lesson IV-Presentation of Awards and Range Breakdown.
Sessions will be fired with a .223 caliber scoped rifle at 50 and 100 yards. STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO BRING THEIR OWN RIFLE AND AMMUNITION. The course of fire for the NRA/Winchester Marksmanship program includes, prone, kneeling, standing, and sitting qualifications.
Student Packing List:
Eye and ear protection.
Weather appropriate clothing (closed toed shoes, no sandals or flip-flops), ball cap is recommended.
Snacks and drinks (optional), water will be provided on site.
Rifle and ammunition if using your own.
Follow on NRA/Winchester Marksmanship training is scheduled for 1/18/20 Register for this dates separately on the www.usgunpro web site.
Contact NRA Instructor Kevin Tedder at
for more information.
Cancelation policy: NFI is committed to providing the best training experience in our industry. In order to do this we must schedule for a limited number of seats in each class. Full refunds will be given if class is cancelled 14 days prior to the start of the course. Classes cancelled within 14 days of the start of the course will be given a 50% refund. Contact validation is the responsibility of the student and is normally proven through a sent email or sent text to the instructor. SAVE YOUR MESSAGES! Messages left on a phone are not considered proof of contact.