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Women Only Weekend
October 22 @ 8:00 am - October 23 @ 5:00 pmFree
Women Only Weekend is about creating a comfortable environment for ladies to learn about firearms and firearm manipulation. It’s comprised of three courses over one weekend.
Women Only Weekend is two days (Saturday & Sunday) of firearms training just for women covering everything from the basics to personal protection. Contact us to register for any of the courses or register for all three for only $255! Women Only Weekend is typically only offered twice a year!
Register below by paying a $20 deposit. The remainder will be due the day of the class.
Firearm Fundamentals | 8am-5pm | $170
This class focuses on the fundamentals of handling long guns (rifles and shotguns) and handguns (semi-autos and revolvers). We go over the parts of a gun, manipulation of a firearm, safety, basic grip, stance, sight alignment, sight picture, trigger control and more. There are both classroom and range elements for this course.
Intro to Personal Defense | 8am-9:30am | $30
In this course, we do not handle any firearms. This course is a classroom only course. We discuss personal defense tactics, situational awareness, unarmed against a gun and more.
MN Permit to Carry | 10:00am-5pm | $75 for Renewals or $100 for First Time
River Valley Arms & Ammo is certified through the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to teach this course. Upon successful completion, students will receive a certificate that allows them to apply for their MN Permit to Carry at their local sheriff’s office. This course covers MN carry statutes, Use of Force, the ins and outs of carrying a loaded handgun and more.