I think you'll find Airsoft has huge potential to be played very different then Paintball, and usually is.
So sure your Paintball experience may help with bushcraft or field craft, but do expect to change
Can't play Football your whole life and then expect to be super awesome at Baseball right off the bat.
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Meet up with one of your Age Verification reps and he/she can help you out as well.
Or hit up a game and hopefully meet up with an AV rep there. That way you can speak with players there and learn the ropes as well.