The Preserve Academy


Jan 26 2023


5:00 pm - 9:00 pm



Defensive Shotgun (200)

This four (4) hour class builds on the skills you learned in Introduction to Defensive Shotgun (100) and incorporates transition drills to a pistol under a variety of conditions. Students will learn additional skills related to defensive shotgun use, to include addressing shotgun malfunctions, shooting from cover, multiple target drills and transitioning to their pistol when specific conditions are present.

Students MUST have a solid foundation and clear understanding of pistol shooting fundamentals and how to clear pistol malfunctions. Students are required to bring all of the required equipment and have completed the required prerequisites listed below as this is an intermediate class.

Required Equipment: Students should bring a 12 or 20 gauge shotgun, a sling that must be attached to your shotgun prior taking the class and 40 rounds of slug ammunition. Also required is a reliable pistol, an OWB Kydex holster, 100 rounds of pistol ammunition, eye protection, and ear protection.

Required Prerequisites: Intro to Defensive Shotgun (100), Ready, Set, DRAW (200), and a basic pistol class or proficient use of the pistol, to include shooting fundamentals and safely clearing pistol malfunctions.

Member and Guest Dress Code.
When entering the Members Lodge Clubhouse, inclusive of the Double Barrel Kitchen Restaurant inside and outside dining, and the Preserve Academy classroom, we kindly ask that you abide by our Resort Casual Dress Code, permitting collared shirts, dress shorts, cotton and linen slacks, dressy blouses, pullover tops, dresses and maxi dresses, dress jeans, and close toed shoes.

Nonconforming clothing includes but is not limited to; bathing suits, beach coverups, camisoles, hoodies, non-dressy Jeans, carpenter pants, T-shirts, sweat suits, cutoffs, torn shorts, yoga pants, sneakers, and flip-flops.



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1 Preserve Boulevard, Richmond, RI, USA
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