BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-// TZID:America/Los_Angeles X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/Los_Angeles BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20221204T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20221204T170000 DTSTAMP:20211206T055330Z URL: c-2022/ SUMMARY:First Steps Basic Pistol - Women's Class DESCRIPTION:The Combined First Steps and Basic Pistol class is designed for students who are complete beginners to the principles of safely handling\ , maintaining\, and firing a handgun. Over the course of an eight hour day \, our friendly instructors will combine classroom and range time to estab lish good habits and proper fundamentals such as:\n\n*Range and home safet y rules.\n*Proper procedure for loading/unloading\, cleaning\, storage\, a nd transportation of a firearm/ammunition.\n*Basics of sight alignment\, a s well as grip\, stance\, breathing\, and trigger control.\n*Refinement of accuracy\, and how to self-improve when shooting groups at various distan ces.\n*Alternative firing positions.\n*Rapid fire for those who are ready. \n\nThis program has at its core a time-tested NRA certified curriculum\, and will serve to establish a solid groundwork of technique and knowledge for new or prospective handgun owners.\n\nPrerequisites:\n\nAll students m ust be legally able to possess a firearm in the State of California.\n\n\n What to Bring:\n\nGear: Ear protection (plugs or muffs)\, eye protection ( wrap around glasses or glasses with some form of side protection preferred ). Athletic shoes. It's an outdoor range so check the weather and dress ac cordingly. Class proceeds rain or shine and will only be cancelled or post poned if the conditions present a safety hazard.\n\nFirearm: Bring a relia ble semi-automatic handgun or revolver and at least 300 rounds of ammuniti on.  \n\nRental firearm packages are available. Each package contains a m odern\, reliable handgun such as a Glock (most of our handguns are 9mm cal iber)\, three magazines\, electronic ear protection\, safety glasses\, and speed loader. Ammo is NOT included. The rental package is $45 for the day [handgun only]\, or $110 [including ammo] - see details in the options be low when you click 'Book Now'.\nIf you would like to reserve a rental pack age\, please select the handgun rental below.\nDepending on supply\, ammo may be available for students to purchase at class.\n\nOne of our staff me mbers will provide more details about the class\, exact location\, and amm o\, in a confirmation email that will be sent approximately 1 week before the class date.\n\nPersonal: Bring your own lunch (there will be a 30 minu te break). Snacks and water will be provided.\n\nWhere to Go:\n\nWe will b e using the Hillside Private Property\, which is located a short drive fro m central American Canyon. It is not open to the public\, and its exact lo cation will only be disclosed to students of the class.  We will start at 9am sharp and continue to around 4pm\, followed by a roundtable discussio n of the day's learning. Please try to arrive 15 minutes before the class starts.\n\nStudents may retire before 4pm and are welcome to leave at any time. It’s better to quit early than to practice making mistakes due to fatigue.\n\nCLASS COST: $165.00  (Handgun Rental Kit options are also ava ilable\, both with and without ammo - click Book Now to see registration o ptions) ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg: 018/07/firststeps.jpg CATEGORIES:Live Fire LOCATION:RIchmond Rod &\; Gun Club\, 3155 Goodrick Avenue\, Richmond\, C alifornia\, 94801\, Contra Costa County\, United States GEO:37.980601;-122.364908 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=3155 Goodrick Avenue\, Rich mond\, California\, 94801\, Contra Costa County\, United States;X-APPLE-RA DIUS=100;X-TITLE=RIchmond Rod & Gun Club:geo:37.980601,-122.364908 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Los_Angeles X-LIC-LOCATION:America/Los_Angeles BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:20221106T010000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0700 TZOFFSETTO:-0800 TZNAME:PST END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE END:VCALENDAR