NRA Basic Personal Protection in the Home

Learn the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a handgun. Practice basic defensive shooting, strategies for home safety and how to respond to violent confrontation. Topics include firearms and the law, choosing a handgun for self-defense and opportunities for skill development.  Instructor: Michelle Quesada. This course is for law-abiding adult citizens, as defined by applicable federal, state or local law, and experienced shooters.

Prerequisite: NRA Basic Pistol Course Certificate, NRA FIRST Steps Course Certificate, NRA pistol competitive shooting qualification card, military DD 214 with pistol qualification, or passing the Pre-Course Assessment.


Sunday, March 18

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Homeland Security Training Center (HTC)

Fee: $150



Register for class through MyAccess

  • Click on the “Continuing Education Classes” link in the right column.
  • On the next page, click on “Homeland Security Training Institute Classes”
  • Follow the steps to register.

For any questions, call (630) 942-3723.

Homeland Security Training Institute at College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.

Glen Ellyn IL 60137

(630) 942-2183

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