The Gunsmithing course is designed to provide students with the required skills needed to refurbish metal and wood as applicable to firearms, to diagnose malfunctions for repair, and to accomplish more complex custom gunsmithing tasks. Course work includes manufacturing of tools used in the gunsmithing trade, restoration of firearms, stock making barrel work, repair work, and custom work.

Students will need to verify their eligibility to enroll in the course by providing appropriate documentation (such as a permit to purchase a firearm, concealed carry permit, or exemption permit) as part of the enrollment process.


Date Days Time Location
July 12 – December 15 Monday, Wednesday 7 – 10 p.m. Room 452, Havens Building, Tarboro campus
July 13 – December 16 Tuesday, Thursday 7 – 10 p.m. Room 452, Havens Building, Tarboro campus

The fee for this course is $185. (Additional costs for materials). Students may register for the class either on the Tarboro campus or the Rocky Mount campus by completing the appropriate application form and paying the course fee.


Dennis Hackett
Director of Customized Training
Office 129, Center for Innovation, Tarboro Campus
(252) 618-6609