Northeast to offer firearm safety course geared toward women

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s Continuing Education Department is offering a three-day course in Firearm Safety for Women this fall.

Designed for the woman who wants to master basic safety techniques to simply feel more safe with firearms around the house.  By learning some of the basic principles of firearm safety women will have the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for safely owning and operating a handgun.

The class consists of two days of classroom instruction and one day on the shooting range.  Participants must provide their own handgun and ammunition/

Classes begin September 24 and 25 from 6-10 p.m. and conclude September 29 from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

Pre-registration is required due to limited seating.  The cost is $75.

 For more information, contact the NEMCC Continuing Education Department  at 662-720-7296 or by email at