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O.P.O.T.C. (OPOTA) 5 Hour Basic Shotgun

Basic - Required course for adding a shotgun notation to your F.A.B card

Duration: 5 hours. 3 hours Classroom, 2 hours range



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Required course for adding a shotgun notation to your F.A.B card

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Topics Covered

load/unload of multiple patforms
Shooting six different courses of fire 

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Expectations and Outcomes

Student will have two attempts to pass a written test.
Student  will have two attempts to pass/qualify on the courses of fire.

Upon sucessful completion of both the written and shooting portions the student will receive an O.P.O.T.C certification and certificate good for 18 months. 

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Basic, LEO / MIL / SEC Courses, Shotgun

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Documentation Requirements

Picture ID

The instructor requires a copy of your driver's license once you register.

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 A weapon of good quality in any of the following calibur: 12ga

 20 rounds of 00 buck ammuntion.

If you do not posess the above listed items, we can provide them to you at an additional cost.