Defensive Shotgun Training – Saturday, June 25, 2022 – Register Now

In our 1-day course, students gain shotgun skills in an array of practical defensive shooting scenarios as well as the knowledge required to select a defensive shotgun and support equipment.

The alternate date for this class in case of bad weather is June 27th.

This class has a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 8 students and is scheduled for 3 hours.

The course is taught at South St. Paul Rod & Gun Club by The Green Beret L.I.F.E.

Registration information is available here.

This course will cover the following areas:

  • Choosing a shotgun and equipment for your defensive needs

  • Fundamentals

  • Manipulating a shotgun efficiently and effectively

  • Tactical and deliberate reloading

  • Ammo management

  • Load considerations

  • Utilizing cover and concealment

  • Tactical considerations for deployment of a shotgun within a home

Equipment list:

  • Defensive Shotgun – Preferably tactical pump or semi-auto; bring what you have

  • Ear Protection

  • Eye Protection

  • Brimmed hat

  • Ammo carrier


  • 200 rounds target load