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NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) Certification Course
June 8 • 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
The NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) certification program was developed in response to the demand for a nationally-recognized range safety officer certification. NRA Range Safety Officers possess the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, conducting, and supervising safe shooting activities and range operations. This includes conducting a range inspections, enforce range rules, clear stoppages and malfunctions, conduct safety briefings, and understand and control emergency procedures.
Students must pass their RSO Exam with a 90% or better in order to earn their official NRA credential rating.
Approximately 9 hours (non-shooting course).
*This is course is also a prerequisite for NRA Chief Range Safety Officer (CRSO) Instructor Certification (see “Become an Instructor” page for more information).
**This course does not encompass the functions and responsibilities of a Range Officer, who conducts NRA competition shooting events as defined by Rule 11.5 of the NRA Rule Books.
***NRA Range Safety Officers must be 21 years of age or older.