Women’s Only Basic Pistol Course

women pistol shooting

Sunday, September 9

Chetola Resort and Chetola Sporting Reserve

Instruction by Morgan Tarbutton

women pistol shooting


7:30am - Registration
8am - Class/Workshop

Appalachian Blue Ridge Room, Chetola Resort



Chetola Sporting Reserve

This NRA-sanctioned Women's Only Basic Pistol Shooting Course focuses on shooting fundamentals, safety, camaraderie, and basic skills of the sport:

Firearm instruction / Gun safety / Pistol training / Aiming and hold control / Breathing control / Trigger Control / Follow through / Form and function

Sporting Reserve Member Price: $150 per person
Non-Member Price: $175 per person

Fee Includes:

  • Class instruction
  • Shooting and 200 rounds of ammunition  (.22 and 9mm)
  • Lunch
  • NRA handbook and certificate of course completion
  • BYOG: if needed, guns are available to rent for $15 per person. Supply is limited.
To register, contact Morgan Tarbutton: 828.773.8375 or morgan@chetola.com
Or click HERE to register at nrainstructors.org

Accommodations are not included in fee, but all participants receive 20% off accommodations in Chetola Lodge or 1 to 4-bedroom Condominiums; discount applies Sunday through Thursday only. Refer to code "NRAClass" when booking. For lodging reservations, call 828.295.5500.

Future Classes

August 12 - Women's Basic Shotgun Course
September 9 - Women's Basic Pistol Course
November 3 - NRA Women on Target Event

For questions, contact morgan@chetola.com.