This course is designed to provide experience operating your shotgun so that it may be deployed effectively in realistic home-defense situations.
At close range, there is no commonly possessed weapon that has such devastating power as the shotgun. In addition, the shotgun is easy to obtain even in environments that are stereo-typically non permissive toward fighting guns. The caveat is that shotguns are experts weapons. Recoil is substantial and running the weapon efficiently in the context of combat is equally difficult. We happily accept the challenges associated with the shotgun to capitalize upon its dominating characteristics.
Of course, our focus will be on the essentials. We will teach efficient techniques that are firmly grounded in a combative context and have you handling your scatter gun in a way that is sure to dominate your environment.
Topics covered may include:
- proper equipment configuration
- sighting systems
- magazine systems
- recoil mitigation
- patterning of the shotgun
- manual of arms
- reloading the shotgun
- shooting from barricades
- Target Focused Shooting
- a reliable shotgun
- consider a sling for your shotgun for this course
- a way to carry your ammunition that is consistent with your fighting plan
- 250 rounds of reliable shotgun ammunition
- 100 rounds of birdshot
- 100 rounds of buckshot
- 25 slugs
- 25 rounds of your preferred defensive ammunition
- eye protection
- ear protection