Gun Training Beginner to Advanced

Gun101 has partnered with Shooters Like Us in order to provide basic to advance instruction in the Triangle (Raleigh, Durham, Fayetteville). We will also travel to your area provided you have adequate facilities in order to train and perform to standard safety.


Less Lethal Defense Options - $50

This course is intended to help people defend themselves in situations or confrontations in which a gun is not an option. It is in your best interest to know how to defend yourself using multiple weapons. This course will cover various options, such as stick fighting, the use of a flashlight and the use of a gel gun for self defense.

 Class length: Three hours

 Prerequisites: None 


NRA Home Firearm Safety Course - $50

This is a four-hour course for safe gun handling that is conducted in the classroom only. Students are taught NRA’s three rules for safe gun handling; primary causes of firearms accidents; firearm parts; how to unload certain action types; ammunition components; cleaning; care; safe storage of firearms in the home; and the benefits of becoming an active participant in the shooting sports. Students will receive the NRA Home Firearm Safety handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Basic Firearm Training Program brochure, course completion certificate. 

Class length: Three hours

Prerequisites: None 


NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course - $95

 The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliations. This is a traditional, instructor-led course where you will receive direct instruction from an NRA-certified instructor from beginning to end.

Class length: Eight hours

 Prerequisites: None  


NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home Course - $125

 Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun for protection of self and family, and to provide information on the law-abiding individual’s right to self-defense. 

Class length: Eight hours

Prerequisites: None; Basic Handgun Recommended 


NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course - $125

Teaches students the knowledge, skills and attitude essential for avoiding dangerous confrontations and for the safe, effective and responsible use of a concealed pistol for self-defense outside the home. 

Class length: Eight hours

Prerequisites: None; Basic Handgun or NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home Course  Recommended 


Self Defense Pistol 1 - $125

The course will cover the basic procedures needed in order to succeed in a defensive pistol encounter. It will teach shooter the fundamentals of handling a firearm effectively, proper grip, stance and trigger control. The skills that are taught in this course will be very helpful for those wishing to improve their confidence and competency with a firearm. This course offers info that will be helpful to both new shooters and more experienced shooters.

Class length: Eight hours

Prerequisites: Basic Pistol Recommended


Self Defense Pistol 2 - $125

This is the second course in the Self Defense Pistol series of courses.This class will build upon the shooting fundamentals learned in the first course.  At the end of this course, the student will be able to accurately and quickly engage under stress.

Class length: Eight hours

Prerequisites: Basic Pistol or Self Defense Pistol 1


Concealed Carry Course - $125

This course will help to prepare you for an application to obtain a NC Concealed Carry handgun permit. Before taking this class, it is recommended that you take our Basic Handgun course.

Class length: Eight hours

Prerequisites: Basic Pistol

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Gun 101, LLC

2644 Timber Drive, Garner, North Carolina 27529, United States