News and Announcements - Training

NRA Instructor-Led Basic Pistol Classes

Updated December 10, 2018


Poulsbo Sportsman Club is offering NRA Instructor-Led Basic Pistol Classes.


The classes are a minimum of eight hours long and are being offered from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Sunday January 13th and Sunday February 10th, 2019.

THERE ARE ONLY 10 SEATS AVAILABLE FOR EACH CLASS, so register as soon as possible.

To register go to the NRA Training website.


- Select course-- “NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting- Instructor-Led Only”.


- Scroll down and under search, enter your Zip Code, for mile radius enter 25, and click search.


- Select the class the you want to attend and click on “click for detail”.


- Complete the information asked for and click "register".


To ensure a seat, please send the $50.00 per student fee to:


Poulsbo Sportsman Club

Attn: Training

PO Box 3651, Silverdale WA 98383


Students will need to bring a lunch on the Sunday sessions. Students will need a hat or cap in addition to eye and ear protection for the range portion of the course and 150 rounds of the proper ammunition for their handgun. If you are new to shooting or do not have a handgun or eye and hearing protection, please contact the instructor.


For additional information contact:


Mike Snyder


Phone: 253.225.8810.


For Prospective Instructors

Posted July 18, 2018


The NRA has three upcoming Basic Pistol Instructor Courses on their “Programs” Website. Search for details at


August 25, 2018 at Moses Lake WA
August 27, 2018 at Vancouver WA
January 25, 2019 at Bothell WA


PSC Club members in good standing can take the course and get tuition reimbursed for the course you choose as long as you agree to teach the course at PSC.


If you are interested, email me with your member number.


Check for other instructor courses at the same site as well, if you are qualified and interested. Keep in mind that NRA Instructor courses don’t teach you how to shoot in that discipline but how to teach and organize the course.


Mike Snyder
Poulsbo Sportsman Club


Gate Card Class

Posted April 2, 2018



The next afterhours gate card class will be held on Saturday afternoon the 28th of April, 2018. The class will be held in the PSC Clubhouse and start at 3:00 PM.




For new or continuing members, if you want to sit for the class and qualify for a gate card contact me via the e-mail address below.


Mike Snyder