All registrants must have their NRA Basic Pistol Instructor certification and completed Basic Instructor Training (BIT) within the last 2 years. If you have questions please contact us. Also suggest taking NRA PPITH, PPOTH, Defensive Pistol, and other advance pistol courses before attempting this class. This class is very tough instructor course to pass. You need to pass a written test but the shooting portion is scored and also timed. You will need to be very proficient with your pistol in order to pass. This includes accuracy, making shots under a time limit, reloading, and manipulating your pistol. Upon passing this course you will become one of the few NRA instructors able to teach their most advance course to date. The course is customizable to the state you are teaching it in.