Wednesday, March 21st: Due to inclement weather, day classes at New River Community College (Dublin and NRV Mall site) have been cancelled. Day classes only have been cancelled at this time at both locations.
Sep 13 2017
New River Community College will offer a handgun safety course next week and another course in October.
The first course will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 19, and Thursday, Sept. 21 at NRCC in Dublin (#5667).
The October course will be held at the NRV Mall site in Christiansburg on Tuesday, Oct. 17, and Thursday, Oct. 19 (#5668).
The class meetings will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Range time will be offered on the Saturday following the class.
The cost of the course is $60.
The six-hour classroom portion of the course, instructed by Joey Williams, is required. However, range time is optional. The class is intended for individuals who are applying for a handgun permit through the courts, and will cover topics such as the nomenclature of revolvers and/or semi-automatic handguns and safety issues related to handgun ownership. Participants will also learn how to care for, maintain and store their handguns.
To register for this course, visit www.nr.edu/workforce, Classes & Programs, Non Credit Course Offerings and then search for the class ID number.