Whortlekill Rod & Gun
Education at Whortlekill
Advanced Defensive Pistol Course
This Advanced course will get you out of the range and onto the course.

Designed for new to experienced shooters, a great day of shooting all around. We'll shoot approx. 250-300 rounds of ammo at a variety of targets and using different scenarios.

Due to the detail of the course - SPACE IS EXTREMELY LIMITED to 8 participants - No Exceptions

Registration form available at the indoor pistol range or email HUNTERSAFETYNYS@VERIZON.NET for a copy
Certificate of Completion Provided
Upcoming 2018 Dates for Course:
Saturday May 12th 8am to 4pm
Saturday June 9th  8am to 4pm
Saturday July 21st  8am to 4pm
Saturday October 10th 8am to 4pm

NRA Basic Pistol Course- 
​Instructor led course, does not require online component. Limited seating available. One day course covers all topics and live fire. Completion certificate good for all NY counties as well as out of state permits. Costs $85 per person
Upcoming 2018 Course Dates:
Thursday March 22nd 5pm-10pm
Saturday April 28th 8am-3pm
Thursday June 14th 5pm-10pm
Saturday Aug. 18th 8am-3pm
Contact: Philip Scarano to register or for more information.
845 -401-6636 or huntersafetynys@verizon.net

NYS Hunter Education Course
NYS certification course for new hunters and those requiring a hunter safety certificate for out of state use.
Students need to complete pre-course homework prior to attending course. Cost -Free.
Upcoming dates available:
Saturday March 24th 8am-4pm
Saturday Sept. 22nd 8am-4pm

NYS Bowhunter Education Course
NYS certification course needed to hunt with a bow in New York. A Hunter Education Course is NOT a pre-requisite,however it is required to hunt in NYS and obtain your bowhunting privilege. 
Students need to complete pre-course homework prior to attending course. Cost -Free.
Upcoming dates available:
TO BE ANNOUNCED - CHECK BACK FOR 2018 UPDATES

For more information on any of the above, feel free to contact:
 Phil Scarano @ huntersafetynys@verizon.net or 845-401-6636
  or George Downing @ george.downing1@gmail.com or 914-755-0790
The mission of the WRGC Education Committee is to provide members,their families and the community at large with various educational courses to enhance their understanding of federal, state and local laws, as well as conservation updates in addition to providing instruction in the safe use and handling of firearms and proper marksmanship.


Looking for a Hunter Ed, Bow Hunter Ed, Trapper Ed or Waterfowl ID Course? Click on the link below to view listings and sign up: 
NYS Sportsman Education Courses