Defensive Edge Firearm Safety Classes in Wakefield, MA are committed to teaching Massachusetts residents safe and responsible gun handling.  Instructor Rick Alford brings years of experience in firearms and Self Defense.  Our gun safety courses class sizes are limited so all students leave with a feeling of safety and security around all types of guns.  Call today at 781-245-0250 to learn more!

Become a Responsible Gun Owner

If you are looking to become a safe, responsible gun owner in Massachusetts, Defensive Edge in Wakefield MA firearm safety courses are for you!  Our experienced instructors are both NRA and Massachusetts State Police Certified to teach the NRA Home Firearms Safety and NRA Basic Pistol Courses. We are dedicated to providing comprehensive training with patient instruction that is necessary to become one of the millions of safe and responsible gun owners in the United States.

About Our NRA Home Safety Course (LTC-007)

Students will receive the NRA Home Firearm Safety handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, and course completion certificate. This approximately four hour HANDS ON course that will teach you how to:

Safely Handle Hand Guns (Pistols), Rifles, and Shotguns.
Properly load and unload firearms
Properly clean firearms
Safely Store Firearms in the home
Transport Firearms in your vehicle in accordance MA laws

Real Guns are used for teaching this course. There is NO live ammo permitted for this course. Students will handle real guns with training ammo (Snap Caps)


Defensive Edge Firearm Safety course provide students with the confidence to become responsible gun owners in Massachusetts.

Our most popular course is our NRA Home Firearm Safety Course.  This gun safety course is accepted by the State of Massachusetts and the Mass State Police to fulfill residents requirements to complete a safety course in MA.

We keep our class size at 15 or below so that everyone in our class receives individual attention so that you leave with the confidence of knowing how to safely handle various handguns, rifles and shotguns.


Next MA Gun Safety Class

Defensive Edge’s next Home Firearm Safety Class is Scheduled for Sunday, May 20th, 2018 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Class size is limited so call today to register!  781-245-0250 Cost $100 This course is accepted by your local police department as your required gun safety class to apply for your Mass Gun License.


Defensive Edge Firearm Safety

18 Del Carmine St

Wakefield, MA 01880