To teach the attitude, skills and knowledge neccessary for owning and using a pistol safely. You will learn about pistol parts and operations, ammunition, gun safety and pistol shooting fundamentals. The course is recommended for new shooters as well as those that have not used a pistol for some time and need a refresher session.


$65 with gun and ammo included (SOF Members receive a 10% discount)

$45 without gun and ammo (SOF Members receive a 10% discount)

Date & Time:

One Sunday per month

11am - 1pm / 1pm - 3pm / 3:30pm - 5:30pm

*Please arrive 10-15 minutes early.


1.5 hour session

  • 60 minutes in the classroom
  • 30 - 45 minutes in the range
  • The $65 rate includes a rental semi-automatic 22lr and 50 rounds of ammunition.

    If you choose to pay $45 and bring your own handgun:

  • Bring your pistol properly cased and cleared. The Instructor will verify its safe condition.
  • There will be no live ammunition in the classroom. Leave it in your car.

  • You will need the owner's manual for your pistol.
  • Ear and eye protection. If you don't own these SOF will provide this protection for you at no cost.
  • You will shoot a total of 50 rounds of ammunition.
  • Only factory sealed loaded ammunition is allowed.
  • No reloads or magnum ammo.


    Students under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

    Cancellation & Rescheduling:

    Payment is required upon registration to reserve your space in the class.
    If you need to reschedule or cancel, 72 hours notice must be given, or you will forfeit the fee.

    Location of Class:

    The Sound of Freedom USA
    4800 N. Towne Centre Drive
    Ozark, MO 65721
    (417) 485-4867