The Istrouma Area Council hosts many NRA Instructor courses throughout the year. In order to be a Rifle Merit Badge or Shotgun Merit Badge Councilor, you must be a Certified Instructor or Coach. These classes fulfill the Instructor requirement.




When:      Sunday April 27th


Where:     18371 Magnolia Oaks Drive, Prairieville, LA  70769

                     (Depending on the weather class could be indoors or outdoors)


Cost:        $45


Time:        9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Lunch:     Bring one if you would like. We will break for lunch if you want to run and get something.


Email Alan Esterly at to register

If at all possible, please register for a valid NRA member number prior to taking this training.

Go to  and click on the "Join the NRA" button.  You do not have to be an NRA member, but it could take a month or more to receive your certification versus the day after class.


*Class Materials will be provided