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Certificate and Degree Programs Advanced Program NRA Summer Courses 2011

Trinidad State Junior College is a two-year college located in southern Colorado. Led by an illustrious faculty, personnel truly dedicated to serving students, and a great administrative body that carries on its educational mission of service to a diverse community. Founded in 1925, Trinidad State Junior College is the oldest community college in Colorado. We invite you to begin your educational opportunities here. Thereafter, join the ranks of a great alumni that did not leave life to chance, but rather turned chance into opportunity.

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Trinidad State’s Premier Gunsmithing School was started in 1947 by P. Mullen Building Home to the AAS Gunsmithing Degree Program . From its humble beginnings.O. TSJC’s Gunsmithing Program has attained international acclaim with students coming from all over the world to obtain a top-notch education in Gunsmithing. Ackley to meet the training needs of the many men returning from war and looking to start a new career through the GI Job Training Program.

Students may take advantage of any of the following options: • Summer NRA courses as continuing education • Summer NRA courses for credit toward the Gunsmithing Technician Certificate (16 credit mini-certificate) • 9-month Certificate • Associate of Applied Science in Gunsmithing • Become a student in Brownells-Trinidad American Firearms Technology Institute – TSJC’s Advanced Gunsmithing Program Machine Shop AAS Degree Program .

Gunsmithing Faculty TSJC’s Gunsmithing faculty brings over 100 years of experience to the classroom Keith Gipson Dave Nolan Speedy Gonzalez John McLaughlin .

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A 64-year history of excellence .

BILL PRATOR GUN RANGE The newly renovated Bill Prator Shooting Range is now open for students and the public. Plans are in the works to add trap and skeet shooting. .

but learning how to run their own shop giving them real-world skills to own a successful business. Brownells-Trinidad American Firearms Technology Institute is the place to go to gain the skills you need. Students now have the advantage of not only learning the trade. knowing the business side of Gunsmithing is a must. .Whether you’re looking to open your own gun shop or work for someone else.

Ribbon Cutting Brownells-Trinidad American Firearms Technology Institute The Store Front The first graduates of the Advanced Program with their instructor. . Speedy Gonzalez.

You may e mail our faculty at: - speedy..edu .gonzalez@trinidadstate.Total Certificate Credits 34 (719) 8465650.BROWNELLS-TRINIDADS AMERICAN FIREARMS TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE Enrollment only with permission from Gunsmithing Department Courses GUS 255 Gunsmithing Business Practices I 5 credits GUS 256 Gunsmithing Business Practices II 5 credits GUS 266 Gunsmithing Shop Management I 12 credits For more information contact Lynette Bates GUS 267 Gunsmithing Shop Management II 12 credits toll free at 1800 621 8752 ext. 5650 or .

Following the presentation. Buffie McFadyen A joint project of the TSJC Gunsmithing and Welding Departments Replica Kit Carson Hawken Rifle . the rifle was on view at the Colorado State Capitol for 30 days. Advanced Students at the Colorado state capitol with Rep.Students in the Brownells-Trinidad American Firearms Technology Institute were honored to present their replica Hawken Rocky Mountain Rifle on the floor of the Colorado State House of Representatives.

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5 Machine Shop II Firearms Conversion Firearms Metal Finishing Semester Credits Third Semester GUS 140 GUS 147 GUS 225 Stockmaking I Firearms Repair I Machine Shop III Semester Credits 7 5 4 16 Fourth Semester GUS 245 GUS 247 GUS 265 Stockmaking II Firearms Repair II Comprehensive Skills Evaluation Semester Credits Total Certificate Credits 5 8 0.Certificate Core Curriculum First Semester GUS 100 GUS 101 GUS 105 Orientation & Firearms Safety Introduction to Gunsmithing Machine Shop I Semester Credits Second Semester GUS 125 GUS 135 GUS 136 14.5 57 Contact Lynette Bates at 1-800-621-8752 ext.5 13. 5650 for information .5 Credits 6 5 2 13 Credits 0.

5 72 .5 7 7 3 17.5 3 16.Contact Lynette Bates at 1-800-621-8752 ext. 5650 for information Associate of Applied Science Core Curriculum First Semester GUS 100 GUS 101 GUS 105 Credits Orientation & Firearms Safety Introduction to Gunsmithing Machine Shop I General Education Semester Credits 0.5 Credits Second Semester GUS 125 GUS 135 GUS 136 Machine Shop II Firearms Conversion Firearms Metal Finishing General Education Semester Credits 6 5 2 6 19 Third Semester GUS 140 GUS 147 GUS 225 Stockmaking I Firearms Repair I Machine Shop III General Education Semester Credits 7 5 4 3 19 Fourth Semester GUS 245 GUS 247 GUS 265 Stockmaking II Firearms Repair II Comprehensive Skills Evaluation General Education Semester Credits Total Degree Credits 5 8 0.

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Each course is organized individually for those who wish to learn a new skill. Courses are available for the novice. please contact either the course instructor or Speedy Gonzalez. All persons enrolled in courses must be able to legally own and possess firearms.gonzalez@trinidadstate. the director of TSJC summer classes. or the professional. 5578. refine a technique. . at speedy.edu or 1-800-621-8752 ext. or study new technical information. Some courses list prerequisites. College’s 2011 Summer NRA Program consists of a series of short-term summer courses designed for anyone interested in learning gunsmithing or art forms that have been associated with gunsmithing as a hobby or a vocation. the current student.Trinidad State Jr. If you are unsure as to whether or not your education/training/life experience meets the stated prerequisites.

June 3rd June 6 .June 10 June 13.June 17 June 20 .May 30 .July 1 July 4 .June 24 June 27 .July 15 July 18 .Jess Gibson Dave Bennetts Terry Shoemaker TBD David Clevinger Watkins/Kiesler Jess Gibson Nat Lambeth Jess Gibson Dave Nolan July 11 .July 22 July 25 – July 29 .July 8 Brownells Custom Bluing Intro to Gunsmithing Police Firearms Handgun/Shotgun (NRA) Basic Machine Shop Scrimshaw Vintage Metal Finishing Reloading A-Z Engraving National Match AR 15 Advanced Machine Shop Stockmaking Week 1 Welding for Gunsmiths Leather Holster Making Black Powder Cartridge Target Rifles Double Guns Week 1 Metalsmithing Single Shot Rifles Week 1 Stockmaking Week 2 Precision Preparation for F-class Shooting Double Guns Week 2 Metalsmithing Single Shot Rifles Week 2 Checkering Tools & Fixtures for Action Blueprinting AR Service Rifles Stock Refinishing & Recoil Pad Fitting Action Blueprinting Welding for Gunsmiths Tuning Revolvers & Lever Guns for Cowboy Action Shooting Brownells 1911 Handguns Double Action Tuning Building an F-class Gun Police Firearms Patrol Rifle (NRA) NRA Lab & Independent Study Dave Bennetts Dave Nolan Jess Gibson Keith Gipson Jim Stevens Chuck Grace Rich Machholz Mike Pierson John Holliger Keith Gipson Clayton Nelson Robert Sanchez – Mike Taunt Bob Calkins Eron Ahmer Dennis Potter Glenn Fewless Clayton Nelson Bret Solomon Dennis Potter Glenn Fewless Chuck Grace Terry Shoemaker Jim Van Cleave-Davis Mueller.

55 Colorado residents taking classes for credit will need to register for the College Opportunity Fund (COF). Registration for COF may be done by visiting our website at www. If you took classes for credit in 2009. Welding for Gunsmiths (Basic Precision Welding). . Core classes are Bluing and Metal Finishes. Basic Machine Shop and Advanced Machine Shop.edu and clicking on the COF button. Eligible students may take courses toward this certificate and apply up to 12 credit hours towards the traditional gunsmithing certificate with the appropriate course waiver documentation.Gunsmithing Technician Certificate – 16 Credits NRA Summer Classes are available for credit. Tuition for Colorado residents $350. If you are not registered for COF.trinidadstate. you will not receive the stipend on your account and will pay higher tuition.00 Tuition for out-of-state students $423. Other summer courses may be taken as electives toward the certificate. you do not need to register for COF again.

NRA Thursday Night BBQ and Awards Presentation It’s not ALL work! .

College NRA Program Attn: Donna Haddow 600 Prospect St. 5541 donna. Trinidad.edu http://nra.edu .haddow@trinidadstate. CO 81082 1-800-621-8752 ext.trinidadstate.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER For Summer NRA classes contact Trinidad State Jr.

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SHOT Show 2007 .

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on the left.SPIRIT OF AMERICA TSJC’ S Advanced Program Instructor. Speedy Gonzalez. back row. .

TSJC STUDENT GUN CLUB .

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