Yates County Handgun Safety Training Seminar

Yates County Auditorium 417 Liberty Street Penn Yan, NY 14527

Yates County Handgun Safety Training Seminar

Date: Saturday, April 21st, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Where: Yates County Auditorium
              417 Liberty Street
              Penn Yan, NY 14527
Cost: FREE
Register: Call 315-536-5123 or go on-line
Penn Yan, NY - Yates County will be holding a Handgun Safety Training Seminar on Saturday, April 21st, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the Yates County Building Auditorium. Registration will begin at 8:45 AM. This event is free and open to the public. This event is sponsored by the Yates County Sheriff’s Office and the Yates County Chapter of SCOPE. Registration is being coordinated by the Yates County Cooperative Extension Office. Seating is limited.
The Handgun Safety Training Seminar is for adults (ages 18 and over) who are already licensed owners of handguns, or those interested in owning a hand gun and wanting to become familiar with safety, security and legal responsibilities of handgun ownership. Absolutely no firearms are allowed to be brought into the training seminar. The seminar will cover: firearm safety; nomenclature of pistols and revolvers; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; firearm cleaning, storage, security and responsibilities under the law. Certificates of completion will be issued.
“Knowing your responsibilities with safe handgun ownership is paramount,” said Sheriff Ron Spike, “to have familiarity with type of handguns, their safety features, security on and off the person, especially when in storage, and understanding the use of force laws is important.”
Again this seminar is free, and seating is limited, so please make a reservation by calling the Yates County Cornell Cooperative Extension office in Penn Yan at 315-536-5123 or on-line at
For more information, please call 315-694-0123 or email

April 21 2018

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM