The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office is offering a free Citizens Firearm Safety Course next month, according to Etowah County Sheriff Jonathon Horton.

Registration is required for the course, and there are 40 seats available.

The course involves a two-part session. The first session is classroom instructions. That class is 6-8 p.m. Nov. 4 in the multi-purpose room of the Etowah County Sheriff’s Office. Participants who complete the classroom session will have the option to attend a second session from 8-10 a.m. Nov. 9 at Owls Hollow Shooting Range.

Participants will receive one-on-one help from firearms instructors at the shooting range.

For more information, contact the sheriff’s office at 256-546-2825, or email Tammy Bean at tbean@etowahcounty.org

To register for the class, go to www.etowahcountysheriff.com or call Tammy Bean at 256-613-0821.