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NRA seeking certified female instructors for Women on Target training clinics

(WTVM) -

If you're a woman, and you're licensed to shoot, then your skills are in hot demand.

There's a growing market for female gun instructors as more women want to learn to shoot, both for self-defense and for sport.

The National Rifle Association is trying to boost its roster of 8,000 NRA certified female instructors by organizing Women on Target training clinics nationwide.

The group held 450 clinics for 12,000 women in 2013.

The NRA says self-protection is still the number one reason women want gun training.

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