The Garden City Community College Department of Public Safety will hold a Women on Target class from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

The NRA Women on Target class teaches safety principles and helps to develop the knowledge, skill and attitudes needed to successfully pursue shooting interests.  

Upon completion of the eight-hour, hands-on course, participants will be able to select, clean and store a firearm; develop and improve shooting skills; understand firearm parts and operation; understand ammunition and its function; understand and demonstrate safe firearms handling; apply and develop shooting fundamentals and develop marksmanship skills on the range.

Certificates are awarded to participants who successfully complete the course.  

The Registration fee is $70 and includes course materials and ammunition.

The class will meet at the GCCC John Collins Vocational Building, room 1206, and will move to the range in the afternoon.  

Participants are encouraged to provide their own eye and ear protection. Weapons are provided, however, you may bring your own handgun. Pre-registration is required for the course and will be accepted until noon Friday. Contact Melody Brooks at (620) 276-9629 or melody.brooks@gcccks.edu, or Brandy Unruh at (620) 276-9629 or email brandy.unruh@gcccks.edu.