This Georgia Secretary of State-approved class meets all requirements to obtain a shotgun license.
According to Board Rule 509-3-.08, Instructors shall qualify personnel authorized to carry a shotgun according to a course of fire acceptable to the Board. A minimum passing score of 80% must be achieved on the firing range, proctored by a firearms instructor licensed by the Board. All armed personnel must comply with the requirements of Board Rule 509-4-.01.
All agencies using 12 gauge riot-type shotguns, or other type of shotgun approved by the Board, shall provide training to personnel authorized to carry a shotgun according to the curriculum approved by the Board prior to issuance of weapons.
The practical shooting exercises are conducted at an outdoor range. Please dress appropriately. Eye and ear protection is required. We recommend a high-necked shirt. Hot brass can blister. Flip-flops, sandals, and bare feet will not be allowed. You must wear full-coverage shoes such as tennis shoes.
If you are pregnant or nursing, we will require a written doctor’s authorization allowing you to shoot and handle ammunition.
Information in the State of Georgia Shotgun Course includes: