Defensive Shotgun I

Course Description: An overview of the basics of defensive shotgunning.

Topics: shotgun patterning, ammunition selection, shooting positions, shooting from behind cover, shooting at multiple targets, use of the shotgun for home defense, shotgun malfunction drills and generally developing proficiency with the shotgun under stress.

Length: five hours

For prices and upcoming course dates, check the schedule page.

Prerequisites: previous shotgun shooting experience preferred but not essential

Required Equipment: You will need a shotgun (pump or semiauto, 12 Ga or 20 Ga, sling recommended), 50 rounds birdshot (#6-8 shot size), 15 rds buckshot (8 pellet Federal Flite Control 00 preferred), 5 slugs

Optional Equipment: See the general policies page for suggestions on food, drink, clothing, etc.

Taught by: Staff

Facility: A-Zone Range

Times: 10 am - 3 pm

Scheduled: occasionally.

Additional information: Here are photos from a recent KR Training shotgun class.