Membership Assessment
Start Date:

Saturday 12 October


Adult £182.00, U25 £110.00
Bookings Open:
Monday 13 November 2023 at 08:30
Entry Deadline:
Sunday 06 October 2024 at 23:30
National Shooting Centre, Bisley

Contact Information:

For more information, please contact

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This programme assesses the knowledge, skills and approach of an individual who wishes to join the NRA as a full member and who has prior shooting experience and/or a firearms certificate. 


The Membership Assessment day covers topics such as:

  •          Introduction to the Bisley range complex
  •          Knowledge assessment
  •          Firearm handling assessment


After successful completion of the day you will:

  •          Become a full member of the NRA
  •          Gain a Shooter Certification Card


This is a full day course from 0830 - 1630 with a mixture of classroom and on-range practical exercises.

Joining instructions with info on timings and location will be sent out around 2 weeks before the course date. 



The Membership Assessment day is only open to those who have received a formal invitation from the Membership Department.  If you have any questions about how to attend this day please contact the Membership Department on 01483 797777 ext 122.



Please ensure you read through the Bisley Range Regulations ahead of your assessment by clicking here.

It is also advised that you have a read through the Probationary Training Manual by clicking here.



This course involves spending time outdoors on the ranges. Please make sure to dress appropriately for the weather and temperature. Sturdy, full coverage footwear is recommended.

Please do not bring your own firearms; only NRA firearms will be used on this course.




If you need to cancel/ rebook:

Cancellation/re-booking less than 5 working days before the course will incur a £20 cancellation charge.

If the NRA needs to cancel a course:

All courses hold the possibility of being cancelled if they do not reach the minimum number of attendees. If this happens, we will endeavour to give you as much notice as possible. You will be given the option to transfer over to a new date, or to receive a full refund for the course. 

Please note, any non-refundable accommodation booked by you is done so at your own risk. The cost of this will not be reimbursed by the NRA should a course need to be cancelled.