Instructor Training

521 W. Business Park Road
Shelton, WA 98584
At Port of Shelton, Sanderson Air Field


Mailing Address:
PO Box 1122
Shelton WA 98584

Instructor Training

MCSA is dedicated to providing quality training for its members and the general public. All of our instructors are volunteers which allow us to keep our class fees low. The instructors encourage taking training whether you have been shooting your whole life or are a neophyte. Our passion for the sport shines through as we share our knowledge of subject at hand. All of our instructors are NRA Certified with the exception of the Hunters Education Program. Their training program is under the jurisdiction of the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife.




Personal Protection Outside the Home Instructor Course

Mason County Sportsman’s Association, Inc

Presents an NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home Instructor Course


When:        Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 27, 28 & 29, 2017

Fee:           $240 (includes lunch Friday, Saturday & Sunday)

Where:         Mason County Sportsman's Association Indoor Range
                     W. 521 Business Park Road, Shelton 98584  (Shelton Airport on Hwy 101)

Time:          9:00 a.m.  to 4:00 p.m. Friday; 9:00 am to 6:00 pm Saturday & Sunday.
                   If we finish early you will be dismissed early.

Course Description: During this 3 day course, an NRA Training Counselor will train eligible Instructor Candidates the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to successfully teach the NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home class.

Experience required: Candidates must be NRA certified pistol instructors and NRA certified PPITH instructors, must have passed the PPOTH student course (proof of certificate required), and U.S. citizens with photo government I.D. and a state CPL is required. Instructor Candidates who have not taken Basic Instructor Training (BIT) within the last 2 years/24 months will need to attend BIT on Friday, October 27, from 9am – 4pm and complete the Pre-¬Course Qualifications after 4pm. Instructor Candidates who have completed BIT within the last 24 months will need to complete the Pre-Course Qualifications on Friday, as well. You may deduct $50.00 from the fee if you will not be taking the BIT portion of the class.

Equipment required:   You must bring wrap around safety glasses, ear/hearing protection (ear muff type, please no ear buds), and a brimmed hat (such as a ball cap).
Bring your pistol of at least .380 caliber. A back up firearm is also recommended. Please also bring 250 rounds of appropriate factory ammunition for your firearm/s. If you have a .357 please bring .38 ammo for training. You will also need a gun specific holster for your firearm, no shoulder rigs or cross draw style holsters will be allowed. If you have the owner’s manual for your firearm it may be helpful to bring it with your firearm. We will take a half-hour working lunch break and provide lunch (included in class price) for students Friday, Saturday & Sunday.

A more detailed equipment list, proper attire, directions to the range, and pre-qualification information will be sent with your confirmation letter upon payment of fees.

Register early as we can only accept 10 participants for this class.

Questions:  Contact Bruce at, Message phone @ 360-427-1102.


Paypal for NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home Instructor Course $240.00 (includes BIT)

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