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Defensive Rifle 1


Duration: 8 hours



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Our one day Defensive Rifle Clinic is designed for anyone from the first time shooter to the weekend shooter or seasoned operator that wants some core fundamental skills building with the use of a Carbine or Rifle.  Our professional staff will help you to become comfortable with the core fundamental skills, modern rifle fighting techniques, proper target acquisition, proper body position and shot placement to effectively win an armed encounter.  You will take home effective drills and techniques that you can use in your own training regime.  If you are a new rifle owner or recreational shooter looking to get into the tactical training world this is a great course to start with without a large monetary commitment.  You will leave this course with an understanding of how and why to set a zero on your rifle.  You will leave the course with a proper zero on your rifle.  It is also a good way for an experienced operator to build and hone their skills.  We look forward to seeing you in this fun and informative course.  You may use any AR variant, AK variant or M1A in this course. (MINIMUM ROUND COUNT – 300 rounds)


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Topics Covered

Weapons Safety
Equipment Selection
Basic Rifle Skills
Proper Grip
Proper Stance
Proper Sight Alignment
Proper use of a sling
Loading and unloading techiques
Combative Mindsets
Tactical Awareness
Malfunction Clearing
Gear Selection
Setting a Zero
Positional Shooting
Malfunction Clearing
Mechanical Offset

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Expectations and Outcomes

Certificates of Training issued at the end of the course.

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Basic, Rifle, Scenario Based Training

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Documentation Requirements

Bring Drivers License to course for Identification
You must be able to legally possess a firearm to attend

The instructor requires a copy of your Government Issued ID once you register.

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Equipment List

1.  A properly functioning carbine or rifle
2.  At least 3 magazines (5 are recommended)
3.  300-500 rounds of rifle ammunition
4.  Magazine Pouches for the magazines
5.  A quality Sling
6.  Body armor if you would wear it while deploying a carbine
7.  Handgun and 3 magazines (recommended but not mandatory)
8.  50 rounds of handgun ammunition (recommended but not mandatory)
9.  Holster and magazine pouches (recommended but not mandatory)
10. Sharpie type pen for marking targets
11. Pen and notepad for taking notes
12. Hat or other head covering
13. Gloves (recommended but not mandatory)
14. Knee and elbow pads
15. Eye and ear protection
16. Footwear that you can stand in all day (boots are highly recommended)
17. Sunscreen or raingear (as applicable) (The course will go rain or shine)
18. Enough water supply to sustain you for the day
19. A lunch or snack food (We will not have time to leave the range for lunch)