2 Day Tactical Shotgun Class
This outstanding entry-level course provides you with much more than a fundamental understanding of the tactical shotgun. Upon completion of this course, you will have the ability to use your shotgun with a skill level well above the rest of the gun-owning public
Prerequisite Class(s): None – entry level course.
All students must show photo ID at time of sign-in.
Take the shotgun course that teaches you how to win! The shotgun is often the close-quarters defensive tool of choice, due to its high hit probability and impressive terminal ballistics. Our Tactical Shotgun course teaches you how to get the most out of your fighting smoothbore.
Lecture Topics Include:
Use of Deadly Force and the Law; Color Code of Mental Awareness; Civil Liability; A,B,C Engagement Zones; Weapon and Ammunition Selection; Tactics; and more.
Firing Range Drills Include:
Loading and Unloading; Firing Stance; The Three Secrets; Carry Positions; Patterning; Offhand, Kneeling, Prone; Target Engagement from 7-25 yards under Time Pressure; Multiple Targets; Tactical Reloading; Emergency Reloading; Select Slug Drill with Firing out to 50 Yards; Malfunction Clearances; Tactical Simulator and more.
Ammunition Required (NO reloads, Magnum or steel shot!):
Firearm and Equipment Requirements:
The weapon must be fully functional, have all factory-installed safety devices intact, and have no dangerous modifications (such as a “hair” trigger less than 4 pounds, removed trigger guard, pistol grip only stock, etc.)
The weapon must be 20 gauge or larger and have an attached sling.
Electronic hearing protection is mandatory and is available at numerous retailers.
Elbow and Knee pads are strongly recommended.
Some type of shell carrier on the weapon and/or on the belt is strongly recommended.
A Tactical Shotgun (pump or auto)
A Fighting Pistol
Bring a lunch to the range both days
All ammo MUST be factory loaded!
100 rounds of birdshot
100 rounds of 00 buckshot
25 rounds of slug
150 rounds pistol ammo
Tactical sling (required)
Full wrap eye protection
Electronic Ear protection
Sturdy gun belt
Minimum of three magazines (pistol)
Magazine pouch for each
Raingear (We shoot rain or shine)
Hat and sunblock
Knee and elbow pads (optional)
Pen and paper