Class Detail

BSA Merit Badge Course: Muzzleloading

For times, location and registration, check our Class Schedule.

Course Cost Per Person: $125.00

Course Description

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is a club designed to help young individuals prepare for any situation that they may encounter. To that end, the BSA gives scouts a chance to learn many different skills. One of these skills is .50 Muzzleloading Rifle Shooting.

This particular class is for the individual needing every step for qualifying for the Muzzleloading badge. This extensive course includes classroom and outdoor practice.

Take this class and learn how to do the following:

a. The history of the development of muzzleloading rifles.

b. The principal parts of percussion and flintlock rifles and discuss how they function.

c. The safe handling rules of muzzle-loading rifles.

d. The various grades of black powder and their proper use.

e. The proper safety procedures pertaining to black powder use and storage.

f. The proper procedures and accessories used for loading a muzzle-loading rifle.

g. The knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to safely shoot a muzzle-loading rifle on a range, including range procedures.

h. the materials needed to clean a muzzle- loading rifle safely. Using these materials, demonstrate how to clean a muzzle-loading rifle safely.

i. The causes of failing to fire and the proper correction procedures

j. How to select a muzzle-loading rifle

k. And More....

 
This class also has a live fire component using a muzzle-loading .50 caliber and shooting from a bench rest or supported prone position.


Group Discounts available and encouraged.

Class Information

Classes we teach. For times, location and registration, check our Class Schedule.

  •  Basic Muzzleloading (combined) - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Basic Muzzleloading Pistol Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Basic Muzzleloading Pistol Shooting Course - STUDENT

  •  Basic Muzzleloading Rifle & Pistol Instructor Combo

  •  Basic Muzzleloading Rifle Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Basic Muzzleloading Rifle Shooting Course - STUDENT

  •  Basic Muzzleloading Shotgun Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Basic Muzzleloading Shotgun Shooting Course - STUDENT

  •  Basic Pistol & HFS Instructor combo class +

  •  Basic Pistol / Home Firearm Safety - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Basic PIstol Instructor Phase II - For New Instructors only!

  •  Basic Pistol Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Basic Pistol Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR - FOR NEW INSTRUCTORS ONLY

  •  Basic Pistol Shooting Course - STUDENT

  •  Basic Rifle Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Basic Rifle Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR - FOR NEW INSTRUCTORS ONLY

  •  Basic Rifle Shooting Course - STUDENT

  •  Basic Shotgun Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Basic Shotgun Shooting Course - INSTRUCTOR. FOR NEW INSTRUCTORS ONLY

  •  Basic Shotgun Shooting Course - STUDENT

  •  BSA Merit Badge Course: .20 or .12 Modern Shotshell Shotgun

  •  BSA Merit Badge Course: .22 Rifle

  •  BSA Merit Badge Course: Emergency Preparedness

  •  BSA Merit Badge Course: First Aid

  •  BSA Merit Badge Course: Muzzleloading

  •  BSA Merit Badge Qualfication: .22 Rifle or Shotgun

  •  BSA Venturing Crew Shooting Sports (Ranger Award elective)

  •  Chief Range Safety Officer

  •  CRSO combo for new Instructors

  •  Defensive Shotgun

  •  ECSI First Aid

  •  ECSI First Responders

  •  ECSI Wilderness First Aid

  •  First Steps Pistol Course

  •  First Steps Rifle Course

  •  First Steps Shotgun Course

  •  Hand to Hand

  •  Home Firearm Safety Course - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Home Firearm Safety Course - INSTRUCTOR - FOR NEW INSTRUCTORS ONLY

  •  Home Firearm Safety Course - STUDENT

  •  Level II Security - Non-Commissioned

  •  Level III - Commissioned [For Current Level II Guards advancing]

  •  Level III - Commissioned [For NEW security guards]

  •  Level III - Commissioned Recertification

  •  Lone Star Medic marathon

  •  NRA Basic Metallic Cartridge Reloading Course

  •  NRA Basic Metallic Cartridge Reloading Course-INSTRUCTOR

  •  NRA Basic Shotgun Shell Reloading Course

  •  NRA Basic Shotgun Shell Reloading Course - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Personal Protection Inside the Home - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Personal Protection Inside the Home - STUDENT

  •  Personal Protection Outside the Home - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Personal Protection Outside the Home - STUDENT

  •  Range Safety Officer

  •  Refuse to be a Victim - IDW - INSTRUCTOR

  •  Refuse To Be A Victim Seminar

  •  Texas Concealed Handgun License - NEW

  •  Texas Hunter Education Certification

Class Schedule