There are no upcoming classes scheduled for this course.
This is a beginning Defensive Shotgun course. We allow both pump and semi-automatic shotguns. You can shoot either 20 or 12-gauge. There are numerous types of ammunition required to take this course, Students are expected to shoot a purchase their ammunition. There is classroom and range time involved. Targets will range from 10 feet to 60 yards. Expect to "pattern" your shotgun first, then we will shoot a significant amount of ammunition in a single day. You will also be taught the MINIMUM requirements for the NRA Basic Shotgun Course.
Patterning your gun
Rules of engagement in Maryland
Maintenance of your shotgun
Accessories for your shotgun
Ammunition what's and why's
Advanced, Scenario Based Training, Shotgun, Specialty Other
You must be able to possess and use a firearm in the United States.
Shotgun, if you have one
Eye and ear protection
Ammunition, consisting of:
50 rounds of double-aught (00)
25 founds of slug ammunition
100 rounds of 7.5 bird shot ammunition
Pen/Paper for notes
Clothing for the appropriate weather
Drinks if you do not prefer water and/or coffee