NRA Basic Shotgun Shooting is designed to teach how to shoot shotguns at moving targets.

Full Description: Students will 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 will receive a class completion certificate.

This class includes the following materials:

NRA Basics of Shotgun Shooting

BasicSG

Winchester Marksmanship Qualification Booklet

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, PPITH, NRA

Basic Shotgun Class Completion Certificate

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, NRA Rifle Shooting Handbook

Register for this Class

$150 $60 Deposit

Upcoming classes:

DayStart DateTimeSpaces
SatOctober 10, 20208:00 AM-5:00 PM15

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, NRA, Certified InstructorAccreditation: Red Dot Arms provides comprehensive training classes with Certified NRA Instructors. This class is NRA Certified and meets all NRA firearms safety guidelines.

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Cost: $150

There is a $60 deposit that is non-refundable, but transferable.

Length: 8 Hours+

This class consists of at least 4 hours of classroom instruction and 4 hours of range time.

Prerequisites: None

No prerequisite, but students new to firearms would benefit from the NRA FIRST Steps Shotgun.

Skill Level

Beginner
Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Class, Goals

To teach students the basics of safe shotgun handling and shooting.

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Age Requirements

Any age may attend, but those under 18 must be accompanied by participating parent or guardian. Prospective students under 21 years of age please contact us at training@rdarms.com.

This class is not a prerequisite, but simply a recommendation.  Mouseover the box for more info!

Red Dot Arms, Concealed Carry, CCL, Illinois, Chicago, CCW, CCL NRA Shotgun Shooting

NRA FIRST Step Shotgun

$50

Recommendation

NRA FIRST Steps Shotgun Class

Things that you should bring to the class!

  • Firearms and ammo will be provided.  Please do not bring any firearms.
  • Eye & Ear Protection
  • Baseball Cap
  • Shirt that can be buttoned or tight at the neck.  (long sleeves may be preferred)
  • Rain Gear (if needed)
  • Seasonal clothing as needed.  Dress for the weather.  Shooting portion of class takes place outdoors.
  • Sunscreen (if needed)
Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Qualifications, Fitness

For the purpose of your safety and accommodating special needs participants, please contact us at training@rdarms.com if any of the following conditions apply to you:

  • Pregnancy, mental handicap, physical handicap, disabled, visually impaired, under the influence of prescription drugs, under the influence of illegal drugs and/or under the influence of alcohol
No need for a firearm for this class
Firearms and ammo are included in this class
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Can I bring my own shotgun to class?

Yes, please bring your own shotgun if you have one. It is OK to bring more than one gun.

Do I need to bring ammunition?

Yes, you need to bring ammunition for your shotgun.

I have never fired a shotgun. Can I attend this class?

Yes, you may attend this class; however, if you are new to shotguns you may benefit from the NRA FIRST Steps Shotgun Class.

I do not own a shotgun. Are rental guns available?

Yes, please see rental tab.

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Disclaimer

Disclaimer:

FOID Statement: Illinois residents that will be TRANSPORTING their own firearm to and from the class/range must be in possession of a valid FOID/CCL card, and be of legal age, 21 for handguns, and 18 for long guns.  A FOID card is not required to participate in the class. Out of state residents need to follow the age requirements and have a valid ID.

We reserve the right to dismiss any student for unsafe behavior and/or failure to follow instructions. No refund will be offered.