HRC Shooting 101

This class has been suspended until further notice due to lack of interest.  If you have interest in this class please contact Bruce Hermans, HRC Chief Instructor  at  You will be put on a waiting list, and contacted when we reach a minimum of eight (8) students.  Thank You.  

This is a follow-up course to the NRA Basic Pistol Shooting course and provides a more hands-on shooting experience.
Shooting 101 will be held on the fourth Wednesday of every month from 6:30-9:00pm.

Class and Range
In the class and on the range, safe shooting rules will be reviewed. One or more NRA Instructors and Range Safety Officers will be available to answer questions and help you familiarize yourself with a many different types and calibers of handguns.
Each participant will have a 1-on-1 instruction on the range. You will have the opportunity to handle and shoot many different types and calibers of handguns.

A majority of class time will be spent on the range and actually handling and shooting handguns.
This experience should clearly demonstrate what you will and won’t like in a gun and which will fit and feel best. The club supplies firearms, ammunition, eye and ear protection (if you do not have your own).

Requirements for Attendees:  

You MUST either be a member of the Holyoke Revolver Club (HRC) or have taken the HRC – NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course in the last 9 months.

Members – Please bring your Membership ID Card.
Students – Please bring the MA BFS Certificate & the NRA certificate that you were issued by HRC.

Must be paid in advance to reserve your place in the class.
Space is limited to 10 participants per class.
The cost of the class is $40.00.

Interest & Questions, email:

Registration is not complete until payment has been received.

Visit the Calendar to select another class date.

Cancellation Policy:

Due to limited enrollment payment is non-refundable, but rescheduling with a 3 day notice will be allowed for the next available class. A class can only be rescheduled one time. Extenuating circumstances will be considered on a case-by-case basis. For more information, email questions to: