The shotgun is one of the most effective and versatile weapons available to the average citizen. It is also the least understood and most underutilized weapon system. Learn how to properly select, modify, feed, and operate the defensive shotgun for optimum effectiveness. This intensive one-day course will teach you efficient techniques for handling and shooting the shotgun under stressful conditions.
Our next Defensive Shotgun class is Saturday, August 20th.
Topics Covered Include:
Firearms Safety, Including Considerations Specific to Shotguns
Historical Context and Development of the Defensive Shotgun
Selection of the Fighting Shotgun
Modifications and Accessories
Ammunition Selection and Capabilities
Patterning for Optimum Performance
Nomenclature and Mechanical Operation
Loading and Reloading Techniques
Safe Storage and Ready Conditions, Including in the Vehicle
Care and Maintenance
The Shotgun and Home Defense
You will need 200 rounds of birdshot (7 ½ or 8 shot), 25 rounds of buckshot, and 25 rounds of slugs.
If you can't make the August 20th class, take a look at our upcoming Defensive Shotgun classes.