Youth Gun Safety

Youth Gun Safety

Basic Youth Gun Safety is a fun, family-oriented class for children ages 7-12. Students will learn firearms safety and an introduction to various shooting sports and activities.

This 3-hour course will teach students the basic operation of 

  • .22 Rimfire rifle
  • shooting fundamentals
  • cleaning and storage
  • range rules and etiquette

The instructor will also discuss replica guns, airsoft guns, pellet guns, etc., and students will try to identify photos of real guns vs. replica guns. The same safety rules apply when dealing with replica guns, and the orange barrel tips should never be covered or removed. Students are also advised on what to do if they are ever contacted by Law Enforcement.

The Basic Youth Gun Safety course is taught in a way and in language kids can easily understand. Class sizes are limited to six students to create the opportunity for more personalized instruction.

Equipment Requirements

  • Eye and ear protection (available for rent in the 88 Tactical pro shop prior to class).
  • *88 Tactical provides the rifles

Eligibility Requirements

  • Children ages 7-12, *must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

Importance of Youth Gun Safety Course

It’s important for kids to learn to respect and safely handle guns, especially if you have them in your home. Instead of trying to hide your firearms, take the opportunity to educate your kids on basic gun safety. 88 Tactical offers a safe and fun environment for kids to learn safe gun handling rules, and much more.

Our next Basic Youth Gun Safety Course will be held on Monday, December 11, 2017 starting at 5 pm. Please click this link and sign up. Youth Gun Safety Course Sign Up

Youth BB Gun Classes

88 Tactical also offers Youth BB Gun Safety courses on a seasonal basis. BB guns make great Christmas gifts! We have several Youth BB Gun classes scheduled in December.

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