Requirements

You must be 21 years of age or older to take this course.

  • COURSE FEE IS NON-REFUNDABLE & NON-TRANSFERABLE. THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS POLICY. Charge will appear as NZ Safety, LLC.

  • Course is TIMED. You have (8) EIGHT hours to complete the course starting at time of payment.

  • Certificate of Completion available for download upon successful completion of course.

  • Do NOT press the back button during Payment Processing. Do NOT press the PAYMENT button more than once during Payment Processing.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Intro

    • Welcome!!!

    • Copyright Warning

    • Student Requirements , Attendance Tracking & Attestation

    • Tracking & Attestation

    • Chapter Quizzes

    • FOIL Form

    • Intro Quiz

    • Intro Quiz - GRADED

  • 2

    Handgun License Application

    • Do Not Call

    • Applying for a NYS Handgun License

    • Applying for a NYS Handgun License (Continued...)

    • Concealed Carry Fails & How to Carry a Hunting Handgun

    • The Amendment form

    • License Application Quiz

    • License Application Quiz - GRADED

    • Applying for a NYS Handgun License (continued)

  • 3

    Safety

    • Universal Safety Rules Intro

    • Safe Direction

    • Always Loaded

    • Unloaded Until Ready to Use

    • Finger off Trigger

    • ALWAYS know your target and what is beyond

    • Universal Safety Rules Quiz

    • Universal Safety Rules Quiz - GRADED

  • 4

    Safety & Rules

    • Straw Sale

    • Stop! Don't Touch! Leave The Area! Tell An Adult!

    • Vehicle Storage Prohibition

    • Lock It Up

    • Safety & Rules Quiz

    • Safety & Rules Quiz - GRADED

  • 5

    Handgun Components

    • Components

    • Handgun Components Quiz

    • Handgun Components Quiz - GRADED

  • 6

    Types of Handguns

    • Types of Handguns & Actions

    • Intro to Revolver Actions

    • Single Action Revolver

    • Single Action Revolver Load/Unload

    • Double-Action Revolver

    • Double-Action Revolver Load/Unload

    • Double-Action Only (DAO) Revolver

    • Intro to Semi-Automatic Pistol Actions

    • Single Action Semi-Automatic Pistol

    • Double-Action Semi-Automatic Pistol

    • Double-Action Only (DAO) Semi-Automatic Pistol

    • Striker Action Semi-Automatic Pistol

    • Types of Handguns Quiz

    • Types of Handguns Quiz - GRADED

  • 7

    Ammunition

    • Characteristics of a Cartridge

    • Always use the Correct Ammunition

    • Ammunition Malfunctions

    • Squib Load Demonstration

    • Ammunition Quiz

    • Ammunition Quiz - GRADED

  • 8

    Handguns - Mechanical Malfunctions

    • Feeding Problems

    • Clearing a Jam

    • Handgun Malfunctions Quiz

    • Handgun Malfunctions Quiz - GRADED

  • 9

    Laws & Administrative Rules

    • New York Gun Law

    • K2 Intro

    • 10 Rounds

    • Castle Doctrine

    • Travel, Stops & Out of State

    • Prohibited Areas

    • SAFE Act

    • Handling & Shooting Handguns

    • Laws & Rules Quiz

    • Laws & Rules Quiz - GRADED

  • 10

    Safe Gun Handling

    • Safe Gun Handling

    • Eye and Ear Protection

    • Loading / Unloading Handguns

    • Locking the Slide (Semi-Automatics)

    • Safe Gun Handling Quiz

    • Safe Gun Handling Quiz - GRADED

  • 11

    Cleaning, Maintenance and Disassembly

    • Clean Maint Dis

    • Cleaning your Firearm

    • Quick-Cleaning a Striker Driven Gun

    • Full-Clean Striker Driven Gun

    • DA SA Disassembly for Cleaning

    • Clean per the Manufacturer's Instructions

    • Cleaning/Maintenance/Disassembly Quiz

    • Cleaning/Maintenance/Disassembly Quiz - GRADED

  • 12

    Core Marksmanship Skills

    • Core Marksmanship Skills

    • Stance

    • Grip & Trigger Press

    • Sight Alignment

    • Sight Picture

    • Breath Control

    • Follow-Through

    • Core Skills Quiz

    • Core Skills Quiz - GRADED

  • 13

    Safety Review

    • Safety, Again...

    • Universal Safety Rules Intro

    • Safe Direction

    • Always Loaded

    • Unloaded Until Ready to Use

    • Finger off Trigger

    • ALWAYS know your target and what is beyond

    • Universal Safety Rules Quiz

    • Universal Safety Rules Quiz - GRADED

  • 14

    Wrap-Up

    • Responsibility & Obligation

    • Do Not Call - Reminder

    • Copyright Warning

  • 15

    Exam

    • Rensselaer Basic Handgun Safety Course EXAM