Course Description

This course is exclusive to Colonial Shooting Academy and covers the characteristics, nomenclature, safety issues, and tactical considerations of the Semi-automatic and/or pump shotgun. Students will learn disassembly/reassembly, cleaning, loading/unloading, clearing malfunctions, and various shooting positions, from a defensive mindset. Included in this class is important information regarding the Laws of Virginia concerning the use of Deadly Force.  Shooting drills will be conducted using buckshot at various distances.



  • Semi-automatic or Pump Shotgun w/shoulder stock Shotgun shell holder, carrier, or caddy
  • Approximately 50 rounds of buckshot





Cancellation Policy

By purchasing this course, you are agreeing to the Cancellation Policy: All courses are non-refundable. With minimum ADVANCED notice of 48 hours, one course reschedule will be permitted for another future course date.  Students must be present for the duration of the course.  Please arrive promptly to keep the class on the schedule. If you have any questions, please email Reese at