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Home Firearm Safety

New York State County Government Pistol Permits

(Sanctioned Through The National Rifle Association)


The NRA Home Firearm Safety Course course is a non-shooting course that teaches students the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary attitude for safe handling, storage of firearms and ammunition in the home. This is a non-shooting classroom based course.

Course Goal

The aim of the course is to introduce students to safe gun handling, to identify and unload different firearms, to demonstrate safe gun handling and to understand various types of ammunition, cleaning and storage of firearms. 


  • Lesson I: Rules for Safe Gun Handling

  • Lesson II: Identifying and Unloading Different Firearms

  • Lesson III: Practical Exercises in Safe Gun Handling

  • Lesson IV: Types of Ammunition; Cleaning and Storage of Firearms


  • Registration Through the National Rifle Association

  • State Issued Photo Identification

  • A Positive Attitude

  • Pistol permit application from NY County Authority in which you reside. Some counties permit the application to be downloaded from the web. Check your county below.

Course Duration

  • Four Hours

Course Cost

  • $120.00 

  • 1-1 training requires a $125 surcharge

No product

Provided Materials

  • Students will receive the NRA Home Firearm Safety handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Basic Firearm Training brochure, and course completion certificate. We provide all firearms for this non shooting course.

Course Benefits

  • Solid foundation for safe firearm handling regardless of experience level

  • Introduction to the shooting sports.

  • Discounts on NRA Membership

  • 10% Discount Off Additional Basic Courses Taken Through Tactical Recovery Network

  • Assistance With Pistol Permit Applications Through perspective State/County Authorities

  • Discounts at area hotels

  • Credible Reference From Highly Qualified Instructor

  • Military Discounts Available with photo ID or DD214

  • Military Discounts For Wounded Veterans

Area Lodging

  • All of our training locations have several major hotel chains within minutes of our facilities. Our Recruitment Division has secured a discounted rate for course attendees.

  • Once seats are reserved, reservation codes will be made available. Please inquire with with your sales coordinator for more specific information.

Mobile Training

  • Our mobile division is equipped to bring the training to a location of your choice. A charge of .55 cents per mile per student from our Danbury, CT facility will be added to the course cost.

Upcoming Courses By Location

  • White Plains, NY

  • Danbury, CT

  • Scarsdale, NY

  • Greenwich, CT

  • Mt. Kisco, NY

  • Carmel, NY

  • Mobile

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