Master Gunsmithing 180 Course

This comprehensive course includes the fundamentals of gunsmithing and includes coursework in building a gunsmithing business

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This comprehensive course includes the fundamentals of gunsmithing and includes coursework in building a
gunsmithing business. (DOT 632.281.010 – Gunsmith) The Master Gunsmithing Course includes all
coursework in Professional Gunsmithing Level I and Level II courses, includes the complete Welding Course
(22 hours), with additional training videos.

  • Course Perk Icon 363 Instruction Hours
  • Course Perk Icon Certificate in Welding Theory and Master Gunsmithing upon Completion
  • Course Perk Icon Distance education delivered online with video instruction and testing. Instructor support and interaction online or by email or phone.


Upon completion of this course, students will have comprehension of the entire customizing processes for
1911 pistols, AR-15 rifles, Glocks, barreling. AN extensive understanding of welding processes and best
practices for Arc, TIG, Gas, MIG, and Plasma Cutting. A foundational understanding on the requirements for
establishing a Gunsmithing Business with basic marketing procedures. Students will have the knowledge to
demonstrate work ready skills.

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Master Gunsmithing 180

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Robert (Bob) Dunlap


Master Gunsmith
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Ken Brooks


A graduate of and former instructor at the renowned Gunsmithing Program at Lassen Community College in Susanville, California, Ken works full time with Bob Dunlap at their shop in Coquille, Oregon. Ken also hosts online bi-weekly webcast technical classes for our gunsmithing students. When Bob retires from gunsmithing, he plans on turning his entire operation over to Ken because he has developed into such a great design, function and repair gunsmith.
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Robert Rizzetto


Mr. Rizzetto has more than 37 years of experience in the welding trade and is a NCCER-credentialed Welding Instructor. Because of his thorough training and experience, he understands exactly what is happening when students are welding and how to explain it to the student in a detailed, yet easy, way to understand. He enjoys teaching and introducing students to the amazing, demanding, yet rewarding world of welding

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