Basic Shotgun

Basic Shotgun
Instructor: Dan Schmelzer
  • 07/20
  • 10/20
Times: 4:30pm-7:00pm
Location: Scottsdale Gun Club
Price: Non-Members:

Seats: 16

**Members will receive discounted rate for their class at time of processing once verification of membership is completed.

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Cancellation Policy:

You may cancel for a full refund if you are canceling more than 72 hours in advance of the class, or you may reschedule for a $10 fee between 72 and 24 hours in advance of the class. Classes are non-refundable within 24 hours of the class.  The 72 hour window gives SGC the opportunity to contact customers that have been placed on a waitlist for the courses.



Learn to be in complete control of one of the most versatile firearms around! This class will cover shotgun terminology, presentation, shooting, reloading, manipulation, and ammunition. You’ll also learn how to effectively use a shotgun as a defensive firearm. We designed this class for the first-time shotgunner so please ask questions in the classroom and on the range. Our goal is that you leave well-equipped to use a shotgun when you need it.


  • Presentation
  • Manipulation
  • Ammunition selection


  • Open mind!

  • Note-taking equipment
  • Ear and hearing protection (available on request)
  • Closed-toed shoes
  • Shotgun with case
  • 50 rounds of buckshot (can be purchased before class at SGC when available, please inquire early)
  • 5 rounds of slugs  (can be purchased before class at SGC when available, please inquire early)



  • Must be 18 years old
  • Have own shot gun

**No Loaded Firearms Allowed in Classroom**


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