Shotgun Training

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Important information before attending courses at A.I.M.:

A 50% deposit is required to reserve a seat in any class other than the Kentucky CCDW class.

All students must be legally able to purchase a firearm. We reserve the right to perform background checks on any student reserving a seat in classes offered at AIM.

Introduction to the Self Defense Shotgun — DS1

$50

Importance of Safety with firearms, terminology of Weaponcraft, maintenance, caliber importance, fundamentals of marksmanship, equipment choices. This course is designed to familiarize a new firearm owner with the functions of their new shotgun. Generally, this course is given one on one with a competent, qualified firearm instructor. Weekends and weekdays are available and instructors can plan for groups up to 25 as well. DS1 is not a prerequisite for DS2 or DS3.

  • 4 hours
  • 25 rounds
  • Understanding shotgun controls, maintenance, terminology, and importance of equipment and marksmanship

Foundations of the Self Defense Shotgun — DS2

$99.95

Develop your tactics, equipment, attitude and marksmanship to the self-defense equation.

  • 1 day
  • 80 rounds
  • Basic Defensive Class the above + terminal ballistics, slings , legal issues

General Self Defense Shotgun — DS3

$99.95

Defensive Class above + terminal ballistics., drawing, legal issues with Color Codes, and principles of personal defense.

  • 1 day
  • 80 rounds
  • Basic Defensive Class the above + terminal ballistics, drawing, legal issues with Color Codes, and principles of personal defense

Self Defense Shotgun Tactics — DS4

$199.95

Shoot and move, and use cover. Handling multiple threats.

  • DS3 required
  • 2 day
  • 150 rounds

Special Defense Shotgun — DS5

$199.95

Use your skills built in previous courses and challenge yourself to deal with problems in practical, real life scenarios. Be able to land effective hits dynamically.

  • DS4, DH3 required
  • 2 day
  • 200 shotgun & 100 pistol rounds
  • Simulators, “Jungle Lane”, Steel Reactive Targets, Simulated Shoothouse

Select Defense Shotgun — DS6

$214.95

Select course. Any environment, anytime, you will be able to handle what is brought to the table.

  • DS5, DH4 required
  • 2 day
  • 300 shotgun & 150 pistol rounds
  • More faster better, and extreme close quarters