Hello. My name is Jim Sheckels. I live in Hope
Carolina with my wife
Becky, and our son Ken. Our daughter, Katrina, and her husband Joe (the
Jambors), also live in Fayetteville, NC. Katrina
and Joe also take care of the grand-cats, Stewie, Opal,
and Macska. Ken
takes care of the grand-dog, Dori.
I am a National
Rifle Association Training
Counselor - Instructor, Chief Range Safety Officer, certified
in basic pistol, rifle, shotgun, muzzle loading rifle-pistol-shotgun,
home firearm safety, personal protection, reloading, and Refuse to be a
Victim. I also hold certification as a Civilian
Marksmanship Program / USA
Shooting / NRA
Level I Small Bore Rifle Coach.
NRA Range Safety
Officer (RSO) 24 Feb 2018
NRA Shotgun Instructor 3-4 March 2018
NRA/NMLRA Muzzle Loading Instructor 28-29 April 2018
NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Instructor Led Training (ILT) 5 May 2018. Time permitting, we may also complete the N.C. Concelaed Carry Handgun course.
NRA Pistol Instructor 26-27 May 2018
You MUST attend the NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Instructor Led Course before you may attend this course.
NRA Personal Protection Inside the Home (PPItH) 23 June 2018
You MUST have completed a NRA basics of pistol shooting course before you may attend this course.
NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home (PPOtH) basic/advanced course 14-15 July 2018
You MUST have completed at NRA PPItH course before attending this
NRA PPItH Instructor30 Jun 2018
You MUST be a currently certified NRA Pistol Instructor before you may attend this course.
NRA PPOtH Instructor 28-29 July 2018
You MUST be a currently certified NRA Personal Protection Inside the Home Instructor and have completed the PPOtH basic / advanced course before you may attend this course. Time permitting, we may also complete the N.C. Concelaed Carry Handgun course.
Chief RSO 11 August 2018; You MUST be a currently certified NRA Range Safety Officer before you may attend this course. If you do not hold a current NRA Instructor certification, you must attend the NRA Basic Instructor
course on 5 August 2018.
Classroom will be the Cumberland COunty Wildlife Club in Fayetteville; shooting will be conducted on the Crosse reek Rifle and Pistol Club range facility in the Gray's Creek area.
Sign up for NRA courses at: www.nrainstructors.org/searchcourse.aspx
Courses include basic level instruction on home firearm safety, pistol,
rifle, shotgun, muzzle loaders, and personal protection; as well as
instructor training to teach these course.
I instruct especially
for youth, and I have held women-only instruction courses. I am
also certified as a USA
Archery / National
Field Archery Assn. Level II-IC Archery Instructor, North
Carolina Concealed Carry Handgun instructor
as well as NC
Master Hunter Education Basic, Tressstand Safety, Orienteering (Basic
Map & Compass), Muzzle Loader Hunting, and Bow Hunting Safety
Drop me a line if you
need some info!
SECOND AMMENDMENT to the CONSTITUTION of the UNITED STATES of
militia being necessary to the security of a free state,
the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed".