This is the NRA Basic Shotgun Shooting Course. This course teaches the Knowledge, Skills, and ATTITUDE necessary to safely and responsibly handle and shoot a shotgun. Membership in the NRA is not required but highly encouraged. No shotgun shooting experience is required to attend this class. By the end of the class you will be able to confidently handle and shoot your shotgun. Snacks, Drinks, and Lunch are provided at no cost. Please come and join us for a good time of learning and fun with like minded friends.
Short Description: Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for the safe and proper use of a shotgun in shooting a moving target. More Details: This course is at least eight-hours long and includes classroom and range time learning how to shoot shotguns. Students learn NRA’s rules for 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. Students will receive the Basics of Shotgun Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Shotgun Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate.