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Shotgun 101

Basic - Perfect for those that are new to shotguns

Duration: 4 hours

$125.00

Fee

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now April 16 Sunday 1 - 10 Students 12pm-4pm Micheal Flitcraft Space Available
Register Now May 20 Saturday 1 - 10 Students 12pm-4pm Micheal Flitcraft Space Available
Register Now June 24 Saturday 1 - 10 Students 12pm-4pm Micheal Flitcraft Space Available
Register Now July 15 Saturday 1 - 10 Students 12pm-4pm Micheal Flitcraft Space Available
Register Now August 26 Saturday 1 - 10 Students 12pm-4pm Micheal Flitcraft Space Available
Register Now September 10 Sunday 1 - 10 Students 12pm-4pm Micheal Flitcraft Space Available
Register Now October 1 Sunday 1 - 10 Students 12pm-4pm Micheal Flitcraft Space Available
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Description

This 4 hour class is oriented towards effective use of a shotgun within a home for shooters of all skill levels.  The class will teach the basics of semi automatic and pump action shotguns, discuss ammunition selection, ballistics, and safety considerations along with effectiveness and limitations of the gauge.
 
 

LOCATION: PRIVATE RANGE IN CINCINNATI, OHIO

EXACT ADDRESS WILL BE SENT AFTER REGISTRATION VIA EMAIL

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Topics Covered

Safe use and storage

Proper loading and unloading

Malfunctions

Reloading

Patterning

Sighting systems

Recoil Management

Ammunition Selection

Marksmanship

Myths and Misconceptions

Modifications

Maintenance

 

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Expectations and Outcomes

After successful completion of this course, students will receive certificate of completion.

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Types

Basic, Shotgun

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Requirements

Required Equipment
Eye and Ear Protection
Note Taking Material
Water, snacks
Functional and Reliable shotgun, 12 or 20 gauge recommended
50 rounds of birdshot
10 rounds of buckshot
5 rounds of slug
Please know the longest and shortest in distance in your residence (hallway,  room, etc) 
Positive Attitude, Desire to learn

*Note on ammo ammo selection - if your barrel  is smooth, all slugs must be rifled. If your barrel is rifled, all slugs must be smooth and you should not shoot bird or buck shot through your rifled barreled shotgun.

Note on ammo ammo selection - if your barrel  is smooth, all slugs must be rifled, you should not shoot bird or buck shot through your shotgun.

A demo shotgun (12 gauge) is available as needed.

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