Basic Shotgun Course 1

The Basic Shotgun Course will familiarize you with the correct operation and maintenance all types of shotguns, along with teaching you how to handle and shoot them safely. The course is perfect for the new shotgun owner and serves as an introductory skills course for other more advanced hunting or competitive skeet/trap shooting courses. The core basics of safe shotgun usage are the lifelong building blocks for many other hunting or shooting sports. The ultimate goal of the Basic Shotgun course is to teach the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a shotgun safelyOur team of Certified Shotgun Instructors will teach this asa 8 hour course. Depending on the class size and ability, the instructors may adjust lesson time to assure sufficient repetitions to develop skil.

Any person of good character who is not legally disqualified from possessing a shotgun in the U.S. can attend this class. All persons of less than 18 years of age may only take this course with their parent or with an adult guardian

The Gun Authority Firearm Training is dedicated to the continual improved performance of those who wish to increase their defensive firearm skills.

We have two training settings for you to learn from Classroom and Hands-on at the firing range.


1. Shotgun Knowledge and Safe Gun Handling

2. Ammunition Knowledge and the Fundamental of Safe Shotgun Operations

3. Fundamentals of Shotgun Marksmanship

4. Proper Cleaning and Storage of all types of Shotguns

5. Firing the First Shots

6. Shooting Sports and related activities along with advice on selection of a shotgun.

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