NRA Chief Range Safety Officer Course

NRA Chief Range Safety Officer Course

Are you ready to become a NRA Chief Range Safety Officer? The Chief Range Safety Officer certification is an instructor certification, it allows you to teach the RSO course that certifies people as range safety officers.

Becoming a chief range safety officer will create a new revenue stream for you by allowing you to teach the popular NRA range safety officer student course to certify people as NRA range safety officers.

The goal of the NRA’s Chief Range Safety Officer Course is to develop NRA Chief Range Safety Officers who possess the knowledgeskills& attitude  necessary to teach the NRA Range Safety Officer Course to your students.

RSO’S are always needed in places like indoor ranges, outdoor ranges and every instructor themselves should have the range safety officer certification. As a Chief Range Safety Officer you will be able to provide this certification to them.


Our course is $300 and is a 2 day course BUT it includes the student (RSO) prerequisite course and the Chief Range Safety Officer Course. (one stop shop). If you need the BIT (basic instructor training) it will be an additional day and an additional $50. (see course schedule below)

Course Schedule

FRIDAY – The Friday before every RSO/CRSO course we hold a BIT (basic instructor training) course. If you have not taken the BIT course in the past 2 years you MUST attend the Friday course (additional $50). If you have taken the BIT within the past 2 years you will not have to attend Friday, we will need to see your (BIT) card when you come to the RSO/CRSO course. If you can’t find your card you must attend the course on Friday.

SATURDAY – Saturday is the student RSO course, it is a prerequisite for the Chief Range Safety Officer Course. If you have already taken the student RSO course you do not have to attend Saturday. You must show us your student RSO certificate. If you can’t find your certificate you MUST attend the Saturday Course.

SUNDAY – Sunday is the actual Chief Range Safety Officer Course. Everyone must attend the Sunday course.

NRA Chief Range Safety Officer Course Registration