Shotgun I

Shotgun I


This course is intended for the individual with little or no tactical shotgun experience. This class is designed to set the groundwork for safe handling of a home defense shotgun. This class will teach you all the basics, from how to properly grip and shoot a shotgun, to definitions of common terms you will hear on the range and in subsequent courses. This is a great opportunity for a beginner to ask questions, get answers, and learn in a non-threatening, and fun and friendly environment.

Topics Covered

• Basic firearm safety
• Features and functions of a shotgun
• Accessory selection such as optics, slings, etc
• How to load and unload
• Fundamental skills needed to fire a shotgun both static and, on the move

Course Length

5 Hours

Course Prerequisites

At least ONE of the following:

  • Basic Shotgun
  • Instructor Pass
Required Gear

• Eye and Ear Protection (Can be purchased day of class at discount)
• Shotgun (pump action or semi-auto)
• Sling (ability to sling in front)
• 100 rounds
• Extra Ammo carrier (chest rig, ammo pouch, cargo pocket, etc)
• Closed toed shoes

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