Muscogee Co. Marshal's Office to offer Civilian Firearms Training class

Muscogee County Marshal Greg Countryman
Muscogee County Marshal Greg Countryman

MUSCOGEE COUNTY, GA (WTVM) - The Muscogee County Marshal's Office will be offering a Civilian Firearms Training class in May.

The class will be an informative and interactive session addressing issues regarding the safe, legal, and responsible way to possess and handle firearms in Georgia. Marshal's Office certified Firearms Instructors will teach all sessions.

Topics Include:

-Georgia Law concerning firearms and Use of Force
-Proper handling, cleaning, and storage of firearms
-Hands-on Training

-Emphasis on Handgun Safety

Participants must be 21 years or older to attend these classes, and criminal history check will be conducted.

Participants will need the following:

- Your firearm, holster, and 100 rounds of ammunition.
- Eye and ear protection (Marshal's Office will have some on-hand)
- Lunch, drinks, and snacks (Range Day)
- Baseball type cap and weather-appropriate clothing for range day

Cost: $42.00 (Cashier's Checks or Money Orders only)
Some costs may be waived at the discretion of the Marshal.

Location: Muscogee County Marshal's Office, 100 10th Street, West Wing 2nd
Floor, Columbus, GA 31901

Class Dates: May 12 & 13, 2014, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (Classroom) and
May 17, 2014 (Range) 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Registration: Contact Captain C. Lockette at (706) 225-4385 or

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