This 8 hour class limited to 10 students will clear up any misconceptions about the ability and deployment of the combat shotgun. Students pattern their shotguns and learn to effectively operate and fire under no stress and high stress situations.
Topics of instruction include shotgun safety and responsibility, recoil control, marksmanship skill development, shooting positions, speed and tactical reloading, malfunction drills, target engagements, threat assessment, and shotgun modifications/accessories.
In addition to learning the shotguns attributes, this course will teach you the shotgun's limitations. The student will be introduced to Close Range Engagement Techniques (CRET), reality based scenarios, 360 degree coverage and low light shotgun applications.
A combination of lecture, demonstrations, and live fire exercises will be used to teach the proper deployment of the shotgun from point blank to distances out to 25 yards.
All instruction materials, range time, and targets are provided by Center Target Sports.
Students must provide the following:
- eye and ear protection
- Semi-auto or pump action shotgun
- Weapons mounted Flashlight(optional)
- 25 rounds of birdshot
- Sling of your choice(optional)
- 15 rounds of buckshot (low recoil loads recommended)
- 10 Slug rounds
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