Field Study Test

Sonoran Desert Institute

Field Study Partner

Northside Gun Shop
2482 Nashville Hwy
Columbia, TN 38401

Northside Gun Shop


During your 4 week field study at Northside Gun Shop, in Columbia, TN, the student/graduate will get a very wide overview of what it takes to run a successful gun shop. This field study will be focused more on the retail aspect of the gun industry, what it takes to carry proper customer service per Northside standards and how to promote and solidify your business. You will have the chance to be involved in daily operations, general maintenance and repair, general gunsmithing and also behind the counter responsibilities such as ordering for the store, assisting with sales, marketing, background checks, etc. This is the perfect spot for someone who is looking to open their own store after graduation!

How To Apply:

  1. Fill out Field Study application
Email the following items to once application has been submitted.

  1. Return completed and signed background Authorization form (Click here for form?)
  2. Photocopy of Drivers License
  3. Photocopy of Social Security Card
  4. SDI Records Release form (click here for form?)
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