(National Rifle Association)
The basic shotgun course is designed to teach the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for the safe and proper use of a shotgun in shooting a target. This course is comprised of both classroom and range time for the student to develop an understanding of safe gun handling, shotgun parts and operation, shotgun shell components, shotgun shell malfunctions, shooting fundamentals, range rules, shooting at straight away and angled targets, cleaning and continued opportunities for skill development.
To teach the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for the safe and proper use of a shotgun in shooting a target
Lesson I:Shotgun Knowledge & Safe Gun Handling
Lesson II: Ammunition & Fundamentals of Shotgun Shooting
Lesson III:Firing The First Shots
Lesson IV: Cleaning & Storage
Lesson V: Shotgun Skills Practical Exercise
Lesson VII: Shotgun For Sport
Must be drug free
Must be mentally stable with no psychiatric medical history
Must be a law abiding citizen with no misdemeanor or felony convictions
This course will be broken up over two sessions.
8.5 hours classroom
1.5 hours range
Course Completion Req's
Written Exam-Day One
Range Qualification-Day Two
$300 (Excludes Range Fees & Ammunition)
1-1 Training Add $100.00 (Waived For Veterans, Active Duty Law Enforcement)
Comprehensive guide to NRA's Basics of Shotgun Shooting
Students are responsible for perspective range fees
Discounts on NRA Membership
10% discount on future courses taken through Tactical Recovery Network
The Danbury, Connecticut area has several major hotel chains within minutes of our training facility. Our Recruitment Division has secured a discounted rate for course attendees.
Once seats are reserved, reservation codes will be made available. Please inquire with with your sales coordinator for more specific information.
Our mobile division is equipped to bring the training to a location of your choice. A charge of .55 cents per mile per student from our Danbury, CT facility will be added to the course cost.
This course is shooting course and necessitates a duly authorized range or authorization to discharge firearms on private property.