Here at Governors Gun Club we love for our women to feel comfortable and empowered while holding using their firearms for target practice or self-defense. This class will be taught by women, to women, in the hopes to to allow a common view of learning for all the basic knowledge and get as comfortable as possible with a firearm.
In this class women will learn the 4 universal rules of firearm safety as well as the responsibilities of a firearm owner and the 5 fundamentals of shooting.
These women will also learn the difference in semi-automatic handguns and revolvers as well as many other firearms so our women will find which firearms is most compatible to their needs. There will be a basic understand of ammunition and what happens when a firearm is fired as well as understanding and working through the different malfunctions of your firearm.
There will be extensive knowledge given in this course and on the range during this time. Don’t miss out!
Instructor: Josette Chmiel
Raised around firearms since she was young, Josette grew up in a very firearm friendly environment. Both parents were/are hunters & Josette gave hunting a shot while a teenager. Now a vegan, she no longer hunts but continues to be involved in the firearm industry.
For 8 years, she has been actively involved in our 2A rights. As a volunteer (former) office manager, current board member, Director of Development/ Event Planner & member of the Legislative Action team of Grass Roots NC, she works the front lines defending our 2A rights.
For the past 7 years, she has continued to hone her own firearm skills, while instructing women who are interested in self-empowerment thru self-protection. Josette is very passionate about women learning the necessary means to protect themselves with less lethal forms of self-defense to embracing new shooters to assisting those interested in stepping out into competitions.
Her current teaching certifications include NRA Basic Pistol, NRA Inside & Outside the Home Protection, Chief Range Safety Officer. She is also qualified to teach NC Concealed Carry Class. Josette is a Smith & Wesson armorer.
5740 C.H. James Parkway
Powder Springs, GA 30127