Shotgun Weaponcraft is a safe, dynamic, performanced based defensive Shotgun marksmanship handling class. Students will learn to operate their shotguns with reasonable combat accuracy at speed. The primary focus of the training is the balance of speed vs accuracy. Students will learn to modulate their speed and accuracy to perform precise and surgical shooting at reasonable speeds and distances. This course will also debunk many of the operational defensive myths of the shotgun. Students will leave the Shotgun Weaponcraft course as skilled and reasonably competent shotgun operators!
Training will include: Firearms Safety - The capstone of firearms ownership and use
Defensive Marksmanship - Consisting of a stable grip, trigger control and methods of aiming, acceptable sight picture and stance.
Dynamic Shotgun Manipulation - Gun handling skills; operating Shotgun controls smoothly and efficiently with confidence. Efficient, rapid reloading and malfunction clearing drills.
Dynamic Shotgun Presentation - Safely presenting, mounting and driving the gun.
The course will discuss:
The safe storage and transport of firearms
The “Use of Force”
Basic ammunition selection
Weapon and equipment selection
Hold Over/Range Estimation
Equipment and ammunition requirements:
Ammunition: 200 rds of birdshot, 20rds of low-recoil buckshot, 25 rds of low-recoil slugs reccomended
Dump pouch and 6rd ammo holder
2-point adjustable sling
Upon confirmed registration a complete equipment list will be sent.
Please note poor quality off brand slings are not allowed in this course.
Rental guns will be available - supply is limited - Advanced notice required
Registered trainee's are expected to abide to all safety standards set forth by the Devel Weaponcraft. Further, safety during weapons training is of paramount importance during all facets of training and that a trainee’s instruction may be terminated at any time if his safety standards are not deemed satisfactory by the Devel Weaponcraft staff.
Convicted felons, or otherwise forbidden by law to own, possess, or train with firearms, and under the age of 18 unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian are prohibitted from attending Devel Weaponcraft training. Trainee's further agree to sign a waiver releasing Devel Weaponcraft, from any responsibility for injury that may sustain during the training program or during travel to or from the training area.
Training Refund Policy
If you wish to get a refund, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. If you can’t attend the event, please get in touch. Payment will be refunded if 30 days or more notice of cancellation by a student is given*. If less than 30 day notice of cancellation is given, all course fees will be forfeited or the student may choose to roll over once to another course of equal or lesser value.*
All payments will be refunded in full, if Devel Training should cancel a course for any reason.
*Any student cancellation of 30 days or more notice will result in an administrative fee of 20% being charged. If the student wishes, the student may roll over said tuition fees once to another course of equal or lesser value and the 20% administrative fee will not be incurred. If the student cancels attendance to the “roll over” course, all course fees will be forfeited. Walk-offs for any reason will not be refunded. Once class has begun, the information prsented has been irreparably consumed by the student and cannot be returned.