Bogie Firearms Academy Information

From beginner to competition level shooters and all in between, we offer a course of training for everyone. Pistol, rifle, shotgun or a combination of all–we have a course for you. All can benefit from one of our introductory level classes, various clinics, shooting sports courses, multi-level courses, information forums and practice setups on our private shooting ranges.

BFA instructors and range safety officers are all NRA Certified with years of shooting experience and safety training behind them. Disabled, senior citizen and youth shooters are also more than welcome as we have facilities that accommodate all.

Firearms training school down on the Jersey Shore. 

When you take our classes, courses or seminars, you are automatically allowed to frequent our private shooting ranges with other BFA students and instructors to practice and refine the techniques learned at our school.

Bogie Firearms Academy is for beginner, intermediate and advanced firearms training in central or south New Jersey. Whether you are looking for gun safety education, home defense with firearms, official qualifications, shooting sports education or training for competitions, our instructors pride themselves on tailoring your gun education to your particular needs.

Participate in our Events!

Shooting events for all skill levels and ages

If you are a competition shooter or just looking to get started in a shooting type event then look no further. Bogie Firearms Academy is proudly offering participation seminars, leagues and matches for all types of disciplines. We are adding more as time goes on so keep checking back or sign up to be on our mailing list.

Interested In Training?

Fill out our BFA Training Registration Form!

All information is kept strictly confidential and used only to set up the proper training that will fit your needs as our student.

The Coolest Instructors

Rich Bogath leads Bogie Firearms Academy and is a certified NRA Firearms Instructor, a certified NRA Range Safety Officer, a certified NRA Hunting Instructor, the New Jersey Junior Pistol team coach, a nationally ranked competition shooter, holds a PRESS membership in the National Shooting Sports Foundation and is a member of the Association of New Jersey Rifle and Pistol Clubs. He is also author of a predator hunting book called; “Howling The Moon Dog. He is also the New Jersey State Director of the Civilian Marksmanship Program.

All Bogie Firearms Academy are carefully selected and rigorously trained to keep our students and participants safe, informed and up to date with some of the latest techniques and concepts regarding firearms training.