NRA Shotgun Shooting Course
National Rifle Association Certified Shotgun Shooting Course
Conducted by a Multi-Discipline Certified Law Enforcement Instructor.
You will gain the basic knowledge, skills and attitude for the safe and proper use of a shotgun in shooting at a moving target.
Duration: 10+ Hours
Course Cost: $150.00 *includes range fees, shells and targets
Course Goal: To provide participants with the techniques and knowledge necessary to operate shotguns while firing at moving targets.
Course Prerequisites: None
Course Subject Matter:
- Range Rules
- Safe handling, parts and operation
- Shell malfunctions
- Shooting fundamentals
- Shooting at straight away and angled targets
- Shooting at moving targets
- Continued opportunities for skill development
Gear to bring to course:
- A modern 12 or 20 Gauge shotgun (Pump or Semi-Automatic)
*Please let us know what gauge shotgun you will be bringing so that we may have the correct ammo for you. For those who do not yet have a permit or own a firearm, it will be provided by the Instructor.
- A single or two-point sling system
- A dump pouch or bag for live shells
- A sturdy belt at least 1.5” wide
- Footwear suitable for rapid movement and turning
- Baseball style hat
- Eye protection
- Hearing protection
- A Jacket or shirt capable of covering the weapon
- Clothing appropriate for climate and conditions
- Knee pads (Optional)
Course Completion: Upon successful completion of this orientation you will receive the NRA approved certificate.
- ATFT Salisbury, MD Classrooms and Range
- Mobile Training Teams
- 3rd Party Host Sites
Don’t currently have a firearm permit?
Our Maryland Handgun Qualification License course teaches you all the necessary skills and law needed to obtain that permit. For more information just click here. For states other than Maryland, please visit our classes page to find the right class for you. Click here.