770-500-F-I-R-E (3473) | info@ssusa.co

770-500-F-I-R-E (3473) | info@ssusa.co

Defensive Shotgun: Level 1

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Course Prerequisite:

  • Completion of the SharpShooters USA waiver

Equipment Provided:

  • Eye protection
  • Electronic Ear protection
  • Target

Equipment required:

  • Serviceable shotgun (No shotguns are available for rent)
  • 10 rounds of 2 3/4 or 3 inch slug or sabot ammunition (No buckshot ammunition allowed)  Ensure your shotun is chambered for the ammunition that you plan to use in class.






The course Defensive Shotgun: Level 1 is taught by Glen Mizer.

Defensive Shotgun: Level 1 is a comprehensive course designed for the shooter who has little to no experience shooting a shotgun, or for the user who has decided to use a shotgun for defense purposes.  Course instruction will consist of class discussion, demonstrations, drill and practice, and practical application live fire on the range.  The student will learn how to safely and accurately use a  shotgun for recreational target shooting or for self-defense as well as the advantages and disadvantages of different types of ammunition.

Instruction topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Firearms safety
  • Shotgun uses
  • Shotgun components
  • Accessories
  • Ammunition anatomy and types
  • Home defense ammunition
  • Effects and considerations of ammunition
  • Loading
  • Firing
  • Unloading
  • Staging
  • Storage
  • And more…

Additional information

Live Fire



February 12, 2022 / 9am – 12pm


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