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Range Safety Officer (RSO) Training

You will learn the roles and responsibilities of an RSO:

  • Range Standard Operating Procedures
  • range inspection
  • range rules
  • range briefings
  • emergency procedures
  • firearm stoppages and malfunctions

The successful completion of this course will allow individuals to become certified as Range Safety Officers. This is a one-day course for Scouts BSA, Venturing, or Sea Scouting adult leaders.

Any unit-based shooting activity must have at least one Range Safety Officer and one other adult certified as an Instructor.

The next course is on October 9, 2021.


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