8:30am - 9am Check In
9am - Noon Classroom
Noon - 12:30pm Lunch (on
12:30pm - 3:30pm
3:30pm - 6:00pm Shooting
(Note: Times are
approximate and actual time depends on the
experience of the members of the class. Plan
to spend the entire day training.)
HERE for a PDF copy of the Trigger
Trainers Range Rules & Procedures and Risk
Release Agreement. You will be required to
sign this agreement before being allowed to
take a class. If you have paid money and
then refuse to sign, you will forfeit all
money paid. Please read this document BEFORE
you sign up for a class.
arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of
notepad and a pen or pencil.
sweater or jacket just in case.
If you are
attending a shooting class, you must
wear closed toed shoes on the range.
Eye and ear
protection are required on the range. If
you don't bring your own, you will have
to buy them at the range.
start of class, please turn off or place
cell phones on vibrate.
snacks are allowed.
plan on being in class for the full time
posted in the course description. Some
classes may run longer than estimated
depending on student performance.
firearms or live ammunition allowed
in the class room.
If you are
attending a shooting course, you must
bring your firearm and at least 100
rounds of target ammunition to the
range. Some ranges may have ammunition
available for purchase, but it is a good
idea to bring your own.
If you are
attending the Pistol Shooting course or
First Steps Pistol class, a pistol
rental can be provided for a fee.
Ammunition is purchased at market price.
If you are
attending the NRA Refuse To Be A Victim
Class, plan on actively participating in
having a great
You will receive an
email confirming time and place of your
class approximately 7 days prior to your
class. If for any reason you do not, please
email or call us. All emails and calls will
be returned within 24 hours.
1. Always keep the
firearm pointed in a safe direction or down
range at all times.
2. Always keep your
finger(s) OFF the trigger until you
are ready to shoot or until the command
"FIRE" is given. Never draw the firearm
with your finger on the trigger.
3. Always keep your
firearm unloaded. Do not load your firearm until
instructed to do so.
4. Treat every
firearm as if it were loaded.
5. NEVER give
a loaded firearm to anyone. It MUST
be unloaded with cylinder or action slide
6. Never leave a
loaded firearm unattended.
7. Notify the
firearm instructor before class if you are
on or taking any type of medication.
8. No person under
the influence of alcohol and/or drugs shall
be allowed onto the range. If you are
observed or assumed to be under the
influence of such conditions, you will be
removed from the range immediately and you
will automatically fail the course and
forfeit any and all monies paid.
9. Safety glasses
and hearing protection MUST be worn
at ALL times on the firing line or on
the range until "CEASE FIRE" is given
or the range has been declared 'COLD'
by the Range Safety Officer.
10. Never anticipate
any commands from the Instructor while on
the firing line.
11. All firearms are
to be placed on the bench facing down range,
slides or cylinder open and unloaded. No
clips are allowed to remain inside any
semi-automatic firearms once the line is
12. All firing is
from the bench area, never from the side(s)
(hip) of the body, or holster; only aimed
13. All firing is
with both hands on the firearm while firing,
one hand shooting is prohibited, (unless
14. Never go in
front of the firing line unless the line has
been declared "SAFE", the range is
declared 'COLD' and the RSO has given
15. Never bring a
loaded firearm to the range and never leave
the range with a loaded firearm (unless CWL)
16. Never enter or
leave the Range until the firearm instructor
has inspected that your firearm is safe and
unloaded and has given permission.
17. Before shooting,
be sure you are aware of your target,
backstop, and surroundings and beyond.
18. If your firearm
fails to fire, keep it pointed down range,
in a safe direction, and immediately notify
the firearm instructor by raising your
19. No tobacco
chewing or smoking allowed on the firing
20. Anyone with an
unsafe or illegally modified firearm is
strictly prohibited on the range. If any of
these are observed you will be removed from
the range immediately and you will
automatically FAIL the course and
forfeit any and all monies paid.
21. Use only the
correct manufacture ammunition in the
firearm you are shooting.
22. Anyone can call
"CEASE FIRE," in the event that they
notice, observe or see any type of bodily
harm, dangerous act or an "EMERGENCY"
situation that may cause injury to another
person or themselves.
23. When "CEASE
FIRE" command is given shooting must
stop IMMEDIATELY, all cylinders must be
opened, slides back and magazines taken out
of the firearm. You must wait until the
firearm instructor inspects your firearm and
then place your opened firearm on top of the
24. If you are
Pregnant you MUST notify the firearm
instructor immediately or before you get to
25. Always wash you
hands with COLD water after shooting.
Be aware that there is airborne particulate
lead or lead dust from the ammunition being
26. At no time will
there be any full-auto or rapid firing from
27. There is a $35
additional fee for any payment by check that
is returned or marked NSF, EVEN if you make
good on it.
the Firearm Instructor will have unloaded
firearms in the classroom strictly for
demonstrations and scenarios. You will be
asked to certify and swear that you have
read and fully understand all the terms and
conditions stated above as well as the
statement below. If you cannot do so, then
you should not sign up for the class(es).
Failure to certify and swear to these
statements will disqualify you for taking
the class(es) and you will forfeit any
I FULLY UNDERSTAND
THAT I AM GOING TO BE ENGAGING IN A FIREARMS
SHOOTING ACTIVITY WHICH CONSTITUTES MY
INVOLVEMENT IN A VERY HAZARDOUS AND
DANGEROUS ACTIVITY WITH ACCOMPANYING RISKS
OF PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, AND I HEREBY
VOLUNTARILY ASSUME THOSE RISKS AND
In the event threat I
do not adhere, obey or follow any of the
above terms and conditions, I understand
that I will be ejected from the course AND
that I will forfeit any and all refunds or
payments I made or are due to me.
Furthermore, I fully waive my rights, grant
full immunity, release and hold harmless
Steven K. Shapiro dba Trigger Trainers from
any lawsuits and any other legal, criminal
or civil actions or claims of any kind
against his instructors, agents, affiliates,
organizations, association with or employees
in the event of any/all bodily injuries to
me or the cause of my death while attending
this training course and thereafter