Education/Training

521 W. Business Park Road
Shelton, WA 98584
At Port of Shelton, Sanderson Air Field

 

Mailing Address:
PO Box 1122
Shelton WA 98584

Education/Training

MCSA is dedicated to providing quality training for its members and the general public. All of our instructors are volunteers which allow us to keep our class fees low. The instructors encourage taking training whether you have been shooting your whole life or are a neophyte. Our passion for the sport shines through as we share our knowledge of subject at hand. All of our instructors are NRA Certified with the exception of the Hunters Education Program. Their training program is under the jurisdiction of the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife. Sign up online at: Washington State Dept. of Fish and Wildlife http://wdfw.wa.gov/hunting/huntered/ 

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Current Classes

2017 NRA approved Range Safety Officer Course Schedule

Pistol for Beginners

NRA Personal Protection in the Home Course

2017 NRA Basic Pistol Phase 1 & 2 Class


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Mason County Sportsman’s Association, Inc.

2017 NRA approved Range Safety Officer Course Schedule

When:        Saturday & Sunday July 29-30

Where:        Mason County Sportsman's Association Indoor Range (Port of Shelton)
                     W. 521 Business Park Road, Shelton 98584  (No mail at this address)

Time:          10:00 a.m.  to 4:00 p.m. both days (Early release if ahead of schedule.)

Fee:           $100 for MCSA club members; $120 for non-members


YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ABLE TO POSSESS A FIREARM TO ATTEND

Must be at least 21 years of age for certification


Course Goal: This 9 hour class over two days is intended to develop NRA Certified Range Safety Officers who possess the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, conducting and supervising safe shooting activities and range operations.

Equipement required: Notepad and pen/pencil - each student will be provided with class materials to ake home for future reference. This is a non-shooting class.

NOTE: There will be additional expenses depending on your NRA credentials and/or NRA membership status.

Register early, as we can only accept 15 participants per class. A confirmation letter and the text book will be mailed to all paid applicants.

Questions:  Contact Steve at training@masoncountysa.com or voice & text @ 360-426-6486.


PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM

Mail the form with your payment to: MCSA, PO Box 1122, Shelton, WA 98584

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Mail the form to the above address and click on the PayPal button below to make your payment.

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Mason County Sportsman’s Association, Inc.

Pistol for Beginners

When:        Saturday, August 12, 2017

Where:        Mason County Sportsman's Association Indoor Range (Port of Shelton)
                     W. 521 Business Park Road, Shelton 98584  (No mail at this address)

Time:          10:00 a.m.  to 4:00 p.m.

Fee:           $60


YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ABLE TO POSSESS A FIREARM TO ATTEND


Course Description: This 6 hour course covers gun safety, range rules, range equipment, handgun parts & operation, ammunition & ammunition malfunctions, fundamentals of shooting a handgun, basic shooting practical exercise, firearm storage & transportation, holsters, gun laws in Washington, Oregon and Interstate travel laws. How to obtain a Washington State Concealed Carry permit, and the Oregon Training certification required to get an Oregon permit.

Equipement required: You must bring wrap around safety glasses, ear muff type hearing protection (please no ear buds, however, you may wear both), and a brimmed hat, such as a ball cap.

Bring your own unloaded firearm in a bag or box, with approximately 50 rounds of ammunition.

You may want to bring snacks and drinks with you. A seat cushion is not a bad idea!

Questions: Contact info at info@masoncountysa.com or leave a message at (360) 427-1102.


PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM

Mail the form with your payment to: MCSA, PO Box 1122, Shelton, WA 98584

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Mail the form to the above address and click on the PayPal button below to make your payment.

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Mason County Sportsman’s Association, Inc.

Presents an NRA Personal Protection in the Home Course

When:        Saturday and Sunday, August 26 and 27, 2017

Fee:           $175.00 (includes lunch both days)


Where:        Mason County Sportsman's Association Indoor Range (Port of Shelton)
                    W. 521 Business Park Road, Shelton 98584  (Not a mailing address)

Time:          10:00 am to 5:00 pm both days. If we finish early you will be dismissed early.

YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ABLE TO POSSESS A FIREARM TO ATTEND

Course Description: During this eight-hour+ course, NRA Certified Instructors will teach students basic defensive shooting skills, how to respond to a violent confrontation, and strategies for home safety. Washington State firearms and home defense laws will be presented by an attorney. Not sure which gun is right for you in your home? You will learn how to choose a handgun for self-defense, along with continued opportunities to expand your skills.

Experience required: You must be at least 21 years of age and be able to show proof of prior training such as an NRA Basic Pistol Class and/or meet the skills test. There will be a pre-class prerequisite qualification session by appointment. If you do not pass the qualification, you will get a full refund of any tuition paid. If you are not certain you meet this criteria, please ask before signing up. (See contact information below.)

Equipement required: You must bring wrap around safety glasses, ear/hearing protection (ear muff type (please no ear buds.), and a brimmed hat, i.e., a ball cap.

Bring your pistol of at least .380 caliber unloaded and in a box or bag (unless you have a CPL). Please also bring 150 rounds of appropriate factory ammunition for your firearm and its owner's manual. If you have a .357 please bring .38 ammo for training. If you have a gun specific holster for your firearm you may use it, but it is not necessary to have a holster for this class. We will take a half-hour lunch break and provide lunch for students (included in class price). A confirmation letter, sight map, and the course text will be sent upon registration and payment of fees.

Please register early as we can only accept 10 participants for this class.

Questions:  Contact Steve at training@masoncountysa.com. Phone or text 360-426-6486.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM

Mail the form with your payment to: MCSA, PO Box 1122, Shelton, WA 98584

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Mail the form to the above address and click on the PayPal button below to make your payment.

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Mason County Sportsman’s Association, Inc.

2017 NRA Basic Pistol Phase 1 & 2 Class

When:        December 30, 2017 (Phase 2)

Where:        Phase 1: On line at the NRA website.
                    Phase 2: Mason County Sportsman's Association Indoor Range (Port of Shelton)
                                  W. 521 Business Park Road, Shelton 98584  (Not a mailing address)

Time:          Phase 1:          6-12 hours, administered online, it is a self paced learning lesson module.
                   Phase 2:          9:00 am to 6:00 pm in the MCSA range. This is hands on training.

Fee:           $105.00


YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ABLE TO POSSESS A FIREARM TO ATTEND

Must be at least 21 years of age for certification


Course Description: Phase 1: Upon filling out the application and payment of fees a confirmation letter will be mailed with a user code for you to access the online portion of this course administered by the NRA. Phase 1 must be completed with a passing score before attending the Phase 2 portion.

Phase 2: This six+ hour course includes classroom review and range time, assessing the student's knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely. We will review shooting fundamentals; pistol parts and operation; ammunition basics; shooting fundamentals; cleaning the pistol; and continued opportunities for skill development.


Equipement required: You must bring wrap around safety glasses, ear/hearing protection--ear muff type (please no ear buds, however you may wear both), and a brimmed hat, i.e., a ball cap. We will start our range session with a .22 caliber semi-automatic handgun. (We provide the gun and ammunition.) We will then transition to your personal firearm. Bring your pistol of at least .380 caliber unloaded and in a box or bag and its owner's manual. You will need 50 rounds of appropriate factory ammunition for your firearm, no .357 magnum rounds please. If you do not have a personal firearm you may use our training pistol. You will want to bring snacks and drinks with you. We will have a 20 minute lunch break and several 10 minute breaks. Coffee, tea, water and limited snacks will be provided. A communal ice chest will be on site. A seat cushion is also a handy equipment addition.

Please register early as we can only accept 10 participants for each class.

Questions:  Contact Steve at training@masoncountysa.com or voice & text @ 360-426-6486.


PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM

Mail the form with your payment to: MCSA, PO Box 1122, Shelton, WA 98584

OR

Mail the form to the above address and click on the PayPal button below to make your payment.

PayPal for 2017 NRA Basic Pistol Phase 1 & 2 Class

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