Class Information

Home Defense Shotgun CTS-500

This 6 hour class limited to 10 students. The Home Defense Shotgun class has been rewritten to be more home owner friendly.  Less emphasis on tactical skills and more training on typical shotgun deployment in the home environment. 

You are not registered in a class until it is paid for.  It can be paid by Paypal on our website or you can call in your credit card number or you can come in person to pay.

*A 48-hour notice must be given to be eligible to move to another of the same class or to a future scheduled class of the same. No refunds on classes.

The senior rate is 65 years of age and older.

You might say, a more practical application to this very popular home defense weapon.  If you incorporate a shotgun in your home defense plan...this is the class for you.  This new format is appropriate for people of all ages and physical abilities.

Topics of instruction include shotgun safety and responsibility, recoil control, marksmanship skill development, shooting positions, 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, and 360 degree coverage,

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:

  1. eye and ear protection
  2. Semi-auto or pump action shotgun
  3. Weapons mounted Flashlight(optional)
  4. 25 rounds of birdshot
  5. 10 rounds of 00 buckshot (low recoil loads recommended)
  6. 5 Slug rounds
Course Fees
Pre-registered $ 125.00
Senior Citizen $ 113.00
Course Dates and Times

Express an interest in this class! If the class is full, not available or doesn't fit your schedule, place yourself on our "interested" list and we'll notify you as new dates are available.

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