NRA Chief Range Safety Officer and
Range Safety Officer Courses

Course fee: $120 or $150
Course Length: 9-hours

This course is nine hours long and is conducted in a classroom and at a shooting facility. Range Safety Officer candidates will learn:

  • roles and responsibilities of an RSO
  • Range Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • range inspection
  • range rules
  • range briefings
  • emergency procedures
  • firearm stoppages and malfunctions

Each Range Safety Officer Candidate will receive an RSO Student Study Guide, a Basic Firearm Training Program brochure, an NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, an Instructor Application/Course Evaluation form.

Chief Range Safety Officer Prerequisite: Student must have RSO certification and one (1) NRA Instructor Rating.

How to Write Range Safety Standard Operating Procedures

How to Write Range Safety Standard Operating Procedures

See our book on How to Write Range Safety Standard Operating Procedures By Alex Haddox.

This manual walks the reader through creating a Range Safety Standard Operating Procedure. Each section is explained in detail using simple language, sample text and sample images. Using this guide, the reader will be able to create a functional, working document even if the reader has never written a SOP before. All major sections of the document are covered satisfying the needs of nearly every range.