A handgun safety class will be offered through New River Community College Tuesday, Aug. 20, and Thursday, Aug. 22.
Both classes will be held 6-9 p.m. in Edwards Hall room 208 on the Dublin campus. Range time will be offered on Saturday, Aug. 24.
The course costs $60, which includes a textbook.
The six-hour classroom portion of the course, instructed by Joey Williams, is required. However, range time is optional.
The class is intended for individuals who are applying for a handgun permit through the courts and will cover topics such as the nomenclature of revolvers and/or semi-automatic handguns. Participants will also learn how to care for, maintain and store their handguns.
To register, contact NRCC Office of Workforce Development at 674-3600, ext. 4323.