Basic Fireams Safety

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, all CMPT classes have been cancelled through December 2020.

Students currently registered for classes will be provided with refunds.

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The goal of the Basic/Home Firearms Safety Course is to teach the basic knowledge and skills and to explain the attitude necessary for the safe handling and storage of firearms in the home.
In this course, students will receive the NRA's Home Firearm Safety handbook, pamphlets on safety and terminology, and lessons on the rules of safe gun handling, identifying and unloading various firearms, ammunition, cleaning, and storage. Students will also get hands-on experience with the most common types of handguns, rifles and shotguns. In order to satisfy the additional training requirements particular to the State of Massachusetts, Massachusetts laws pertaining to permit application, firearms storage and transportation rules will also be covered. The class generally runs for six hours, and is usually run over the course of two, consecutive evenings.

Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security, Firearms Registration and Laws

Gun Owner's Action League (GOAL)

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