Education at LSA

Lee Sportsmen’s Association promotes safety & education regarding the use of firearms for all lawful purposes, and promotes & fosters the shooting sports through qualified instruction & training.  We have certified instructors that teach our classes, and our curriculum includes safety, knowledge, and a respectful attitude for the shooting sports.  Our certified coaches support teams at LSA.  Contact Larry Karlquist, Director of Education at LSA, at 413-442-7807 or e-mail if you would like to see a certain class offered, or contact any of our members below.

Courses currently available at LSA:
NRA Basic Pistol, NRA Home Safety Course, NRA Shotgun Course, Metallic Reloading, Personal Protection in the Home, Range Safety Officer, and American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED.

Instructor courses:
Pistol Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Home Safety Instructor, and Chief Range Safety Officer.

Instructors:                Coaches:

Larry Karlquist         Karl Hines, Shotgun I
Dick Rische         Doug Frank, Shotgun I
John Polastri         Ken Pixley, Shotgun I
Shawn Smith         Cliff White, Shotgun I, Pistol I
John Ballard         Vicki White, Shotgun II, Pistol III
Ken Pixley
Doug Frank
Jeff Scrimo       Director of Hunter Ed. at LSA
Vicki White       NRA Training Counselor
Cliff White       NRA Training Counselor
Rob McDermott       NRA Training Counselor