An entry-level course where students are familiarized with their shotguns. The class will thoroughly cover:

  • Safety Plan
  • Medical Brief
  • Proper choice and placement of gear
  • Different optics and accessories
  • Effective shooting stance
  • Proper weapon grip
  • Recoil control
  • Sight alignment
  • Sight picture using iron sights and electronic optics
  • Proper zero and confirmation of them.  (Range dependent on distance)
  • Use of the sling for supported shooting
  • Use of body supported shooting positions
  • Trigger control
  • Speed reloads
  • Tactical reloads
  • Malfunctions of the shotgun
  • Different shooting positions

Required Equipment:

  • A functional and practical shotgun chambered in 12 or 20 gauge.
  • Hearing Protection, electronic is preferred.
  • Wrap around style eye protection.
  • If available, a spare weapon system is also an excellent idea.
  • A minimum of 400 Rounds Birdshot, 50 rounds Buckshot, 50 Rounds Slug.
  • A cleaning kit and tools that are compatible with the weapon system(s)
  • Handheld flashlight and or weapons mounted light.

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