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Low-light Defensive Carbine


Duration: 1 day



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This 1-day Low-light Defensive Carbine Course covers the essentials of light equipment selection, weapon-mounted or hand-held light sources, and techniques for effective searching, assessing, target identification, and engagement of positively identified threats.

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Topics Covered

  • Firearms safety
  • Low-light/night shooting principles
  • Low-light shooting techniques
  • Gear selection/placement
  • Handheld/weapons mounted light overview
  • Fundamentals of marksmanship
  • Weapons handling standards
  • Target identification
  • Rapid/multiple moving target engagement
  • Speed/combat/tactical reloads
  • Malfunction drills
  • Shooting on the move

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Advanced, Intermediate, Other, Rifle, Scenario Based Training

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Documentation Requirements

The instructor requires a copy of your CCW permit once you register.

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  • rifle of quality manufacture with sling
  • 600 rounds rifle ammunition
  • 6 rifle magazines
  • sling
  • pouch or carry method for spare magazines or speed loaders (you must be able to carry a minimum of 90 rounds of rifle ammunition on your person)
  • 250 plus lumen flashlight (weapon-mounted or hand-held) and spare batteries
  • hearing protection
  • wraparound eye protection – prescription glasses are acceptable
  • knee pads
  • clothing and footwear suitable for a range
  • range bag or duffel that allows you to bring all gear to the line with you
  • cleaning equipment and materials in the correct caliber for your rifle