The NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) course content consists of RSO’s roles and responsibilities, range standard operating procedures, range inspection and range rules, firearm stoppages and malfunctions, and Range Safety Briefings which include procedures to follow in the case of an emergency. RSO’s who successfully complete the course could become a Chief Range Safety Officer which is someone essential to training and supervising NRA Range Safety Officers and developing range standard operating procedures.
This course is approximately 6 hours in length and is mostly a classroom format. If you successfully complete this course, you will be eligible to work on a BSA Range as an RSO.
You must be 21 years old and currently registered as an adult member in the Hawk Mountain Council, BSA.
Location: Hawk Mountain Scout Reservation
Cost: $30 per Scouter by March 1, 2021 ($40 after March 1)
8-8:30 AM – Registration
9-11:45 AM – Training Session
12-12:45 PM – Lunch
1-3:45 PM – Training Session
4:30 PM – RSO Training Ends