Illowa Council Shooting Sports

The Illowa Council Shooting Sports Committee is proud to offer a variety of Instructor Training courses to Scouting members and non-members alike.  Learn the skills you need to become an NRA Certified Instructor or a Range Safety Officer.

These courses are offered in the Spring and Fall and take place over a weekend at our beautiful Loud Thunder Scout Camp Reservation.  All fees include materials, food, and lodging.

Select courses are available throughout the year. Upcoming dates are listed below. 

NRA Certified Rifle Instructor Training - November 10-12, 2017
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NRA Certified Pistol Instructor Training - February 23-25, 2018
Check back for details and registration.

NRA Range Safety Office Training - Check back for 2018 dates.

(NRA Instructor Training is offered in three disciplines: pistol, rifle, and shotgun.  Please check back for details about additional disciplines and training.)

If you have any questions, please contact the Council Service Center at (563) 388-7233 or Harold Cover at (563) 320-5372.