Children’s Firearm Safety Course

Offered exclusively by G4 Firearms

Children's Firearm Safety Course

Our Children’s Firearm Safety Course, is designed to empower children with the knowledge and skills necessary to approach firearms responsibly and safely. Geared towards youth aged 8 to 12 years old, this course combines engaging instruction with hands-on activities to ensure a thorough understanding of fundamental firearm safety principles.

Course Highlights:

1. Foundational Safety Principles:

Our course begins with an introduction to the core principles of firearm safety. Children will learn the importance of treating every firearm as if it is loaded, keeping the muzzle pointed in a safe direction, and keeping fingers off the trigger until ready to shoot. These principles form the basis of responsible firearm handling.

2. Firearm Identification and Components:

Participants will become familiar with different types of firearms, understanding their basic components and functions. This knowledge enhances their ability to recognize and respect firearms, reducing the likelihood of accidents due to curiosity.

3. Safe Handling Practices:

Practical lessons on safe firearm handling are a crucial aspect of the course. Children will gain hands-on experience in picking up, carrying, and transporting firearms safely, always under the supervision of trained instructors.

4. Respectful Attitude Towards Firearms:

Beyond safety protocols, our course emphasizes instilling a respectful attitude towards firearms. Children will be encouraged to approach firearms with maturity and responsibility, fostering a mindset that values the serious nature of firearm use.

8. Parental Involvement:

We recognize the importance of collaboration between parents or guardians and their children in promoting a culture of firearm safety. Parents are encouraged to participate in certain course activities to ensure consistency in the application of safety practices at home.

Upon completion of our Children’s Firearm Safety Course, participants will not only possess a solid understanding of firearm safety but will also be equipped to act responsibly in the presence of firearms. Join us in creating a safer community through education, awareness, and responsible firearm practices.

  • All classes are no more than 12 students.
  • Plan on arriving at G4 Firearms at 8:30am.
  • Class will start promptly at 9:00am and run until 2:00pm.
  • No refunds without 24-hour cancellation.

Please view our Schedule for upcoming course dates – prior to booking.

Kids firearms safety course at G4 Firearms.

Meet Your Course Instructor(s)

Firearms instructor, Scott Gabaldon at G4 Firearms in Santa Rosa, CA.

Scott has been around guns all his life as a young child and due to this exposure to firearms, he has been an avid hunter and sportsman ever since. He began his quest to educate others by teaching his family. It was then he realized that other families could use the same training to have a safe household. In 2012 he became an NRA pistol instructor and has had many firearms training courses since then. He has been through basic firearms training to tactical defense and understands the value of firearms education. He has devoted last few years on teaching others the skills needed to become safe and responsible gun owners. His goal is to teach all that are willing to learn how to become their own 1st line of defense whether it’s defending their home, castle or taking on the huge responsibility of carrying a firearm in public to defend yourself, your family, or others if you choose. Scott is also a hunter safety instructor since 2014 and is certified by the County of Sonoma to teach concealed carry weapons classes as an instructor. Scott is also a USCCA certified CCW instructor and defensive fundamentals instructor. He has also studied under and has been personally taught by the best deadly force instructor in the country Massad Ayoob, he has completed MAG20-120 and has become an expert witness for deadly force shooting used in self-defense. He has taught many students learn basic handgun skills. His love for education is shown in his compassion to teach others whether a veteran or a first-time shooter. He is very patient and understanding some of the fears that a new shooter may have when trying to get comfortable with a firearm. His teachings are never intimidating, or abrasive and he makes sure you are in a safe and controlled environment. He has strong family values being a father and a husband.

Questions? Call the knowledgeable staff at G4 Firearms!