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Getting the right introduction to the shooting sports ensures a quality first-time experience and the start to a lifetime of enjoyment. Begin with the basics. The National Rifle Association (NRA) provides firearm training courses that will teach you safety principles and help you develop the knowledge, skills and attitude that are needed to pursue your shooting interests.
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