F.A.S.T. Shotgun

shotgunThe goal of the SAFTEA's “F.A.S.T Shotgun” course is to provide the student with a solid foundation in basic knowledge of Shotgun "Fundamentals and Safety Training" on your specific Shotgun, a basic understanding of ammunition and how it functions as well as shooting fundamentals.

A person new to the use of a firearm for personal defense typically has a broad range of questions and is faced with learning a number of skills that are critical in the safe use of a firearm – in this case a Shotgun. F.A.S.T Shotgun is specifically designed to provide a person new to Shotguns the opportunity to gain that knowledge and learn the basics of operation, cleaning and maintenance, safety and much more in a convenient 4-6 hour course. “F.A.S.T Shotgun” is also meant as an introductory course for students new to shotguns prior to taking SAFTEA Defensive Shotgun 1.

A number of topics will be covered in “F.A.S.T Shotgun”. These include but are not limited to:fast2

  •   Safe handling of your firearm.
  •   Gun Safety Rules
  •   Safe Storage of your firearm and ammunition.
  •   Basic components of a your Shotgun
  •   Operation of your Shotgun
  •   Shooting Fundamentals
  •   Clearing Common Shotgun Stoppages
  •   Selecting a Shotgun and Ammunition
  •   Cleaning and Maintain your Shotgun

Required Equipment

  •   A modern, serviceable, Shotgun
  •   Ear and Eye protection (electronic muffs preferred).
  •   50 Rounds of Ammunition: Factory fresh ammo only. NO RELOADS or specialty ammo.
  •   Comfortable clothing, knee-pads (optional but recommended).
  •   Hydration system or Bottled water.
  •   Shoes – comfortable with sufficient support to permit a full range of motion. No sandals or flip-flops.
  •   Long Pants, Shirt With Higher Collar
  •   Baseball Cap

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