Whether you are a first-time gun owner or an experienced shooter, basic firearm training is important. This will help you learn established safety protocols and develop safe shooting habits. Firearms should be unloaded when not in use and stored in a secure place where unauthorized adults cannot gain access.
Gun safety is one of the most important things you can learn, no matter what firearm you use. Even if you’ve owned guns for years and consider yourself an expert, picking up unsafe habits that could lead to injury or damage is still possible.
A good weapons safety course will help you develop the knowledge and skills to stay safe, whether handling a gun at home or bringing it into public. You’ll learn the basics of keeping your finger off the trigger, pointing the muzzle in a safe direction, and visually and physically checking that a weapon is unloaded before shooting. (more…)