How to join

How to join the SSSA

In order to shoot on our range, you must be a member of the SSSA. The range is not open to the general public, only to members that have completed the following requirements.  Membership in the SSSA also requires current membership in the Fraternal Order of Police Associates (FOPA).

The following membership options are available for the Sawgrass Sport Shooting Association.

Annual Membership

Individual $250/yr
2 Member Family $375/yr

Definitions

Individual Any person 18 years of age or older
2 Member Family Any Individual and his/her married spouse, 18 years of age or older.
Member dependent children may utilize the range under direct adult member supervision.

Process for membership

In order to shoot at our range you must become a member of both the FOPA and the SSSA.

To join the FOPA:

  • Each member must complete an application, available here
  • Each member must pay the annual $39 membership fee
  • Completed applications and checks (payable to “FOPA Lodge 17”) should be mailed to:
FOP Lodge 17
PO Box 50709
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32240
  • Each applicant will be submitted for a background check
  • Upon approval, you will be notified  and each applicant must them attend a monthly meeting to be sworn into the FOPA

To join the SSSA:

  • Each member must complete an application, available here
  • Completed applications and payment ($250 or $375 payable to “SSSA”) should be mailed to :
SSSA
PO Box 50431
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32240-0431
  • Each applicant must complete the SSSA Range Safety Class
  • Each applicant must attend a monthly meeting for induction and to receive SSSA Range ID Badge
  • Each member must display their SSSA Range ID Badge at all times while on the range


Physical address
2302 Sawgrass Road
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

Mailing addresses
SSSA
PO BOX 50431
Jacksonville Beach, FL
32240-0431
FOPA, Lodge 17
P.O. BOX 50709
Jacksonville Beach, FL
32240