NSSF First Shots @ SafeSide

The biggest challenge for new shooters is getting started. First Shots makes that very easy — and, best of all, it’s only $15!. With locations in Roanoke & Lynchburg, SafeSide is pleased to be the first in Central and Southwest Virginia to host the NSSF First Shots program - an introduction to the shooting sports! We offer  "General Sessions" (ages 18+), plus closed sessions for Youth (ages 8-17 plus 1 parent), and Women. Click on your preferred location and session to see what seats are available and for more details about the class.

  • Firearms Safey Concealed Carry
    First Shots-General Sessions
    These sessions are held throughout the day, and are appropriate for ages 18+. We’ll provide everything you need during this 2.5 hour training event. This includes classroom instruction, range time, eye/ear protection, targets, rental firearms, and ammunition! Register with us now for our First Shots seminar and join the millions of Americans who safely enjoy the shooting sports.
    $15 Registration Fee
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  • First Shots-Youth Session
    This session is the offered that is geared for youth ages 8-17 with a parent. We’ll provide everything you need during this 2.5 hour training event. This includes classroom instruction, range time, eye/ear protection, targets, rental firearms, and ammunition! Register with us now for our First Shots seminar and join the millions of Americans who safely enjoy the shooting sports.
    $15 Registration Fee
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  • First Shots-Women's Sessions
    Come be apart of our ladies-only First Shots Session! We’ll provide everything you need during this 2.5 hour training event. This includes classroom instruction, range time, eye/ear protection, targets, rental firearms, and ammunition! Register with us now for our First Shots seminar and join the millions of Americans who safely enjoy the shooting sports.
    $15 Registration Fee
    See All Training Options