NSSF to Hold Retailer Education Seminar June 24 in Bloomington, Ill.


The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, has a NSSF Retailer Education Seminar scheduled at the Parke Regency Hotel & Conference Center, 1413 Leslie Drive in Bloomington, Illinois on June 24.

NSSF encourages all firearms retailers in the region to register to attend this five-hour seminar designed to help FFL holders stay in compliance and protect their livelihood.

Seminars will cover:

  • Regulatory Requirements
  • How to Recognize and Deter Straw Purchases
  • Error Proofing Your 4473
  • Acquisition and Disposition Book Ins and Outs
  • Security of Inventory
  • NICS Services to FFLs
  • Understanding the NICS Process
  • When You Are Inspected — The ATF Inspection Process
  • Sales at Gun Shows
  • NICS Background Check on Non-U.S. Citizens

A Q&A session will follow.

All attendees will receive an NSSF Retailer Education Kit that includes a number of compliance tools and materials, including a 4473 Overlay, articles on how to pass an inspection with flying colors and a Don’t Lie for the Other Guy straw purchase prevention kit.

These seminars are free to NSSF members and $100 per person for non-members.

NSSF has 12 Retailer Education Seminars planned this year and encourages all FFLs in these regions to attend:

April 15: Houston, Texas (North)
April 16: Houston, Texas (South)
April 22: San Antonio, Texas
May 13: Phoenix, Ariz.
May 20: Jacksonville, Fla.
June 24: Bloomington, Ill.
June 26: Indianapolis, Ind.
July 22: Charlotte, N.C.
Aug. 12: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Aug. 19: Springfield, Mass.
Sept. 9: Denver, Colo.
Sept. 16: Portland, Ore.

Register at nssf.org/retailers/seminars.

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