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Introduction the AR-15


Duration: 4 hours



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This course is designed for those beginning their AR-15 training.  While this a “beginners” class for use of a AR-15, many “experienced” shooters have benefited from our approach to firearms training which is based on the “defense of your life or other’s lives when confronted with a deadly encounter.”  Subjects covered include; Firearms Safety, the cycle of operation, the proper equipment selection, ammunition/ballistics for multiple calibers, full size rifle, carbine and pistol variants, how to choose the AR-15 that works best for YOU specifically.  We then guide you through proper and safe techniques used to carry, load/unload/reload and proper cleaning techniques and storage of your AR-15. (ROUND COUNT – 150 rounds)

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Topics Covered

Weapons safety
Weapons maintenence
Proper zeros
Proper Sight Alignment
Proper Stance
Proper Body position
Equipment Selection

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Basic, Other, Rifle, Scenario Based Training

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Documentation Requirements

Proof of US citizenship will be needed to attend the course

The instructor requires a copy of your driver's license once you register.

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Equipment List

  1. A properly functioning carbine rifle
  2. At least 3 magazines (5 are recommended)
  3. 150-200 rounds of rifle ammunition
  4. Magazine Pouches for the magazines
  5. A quality sling
  6. Sharpie type pen for marking targets
  7. Pen and notepad for taking notes
  8. Hat or other head covering
  9. Gloves (recommended but not mandatory)
  10. Knee and elbow pads
  11. Eye and ear protection
  12. Footwear that you can stand in all day (boots are highly recommended)
  13. Sunscreen or raingear (as applicable) (The course will go rain or shine)
  14. Enough water supply to sustain you for the day
  15. A lunch or snack food (We will not have time to leave the range for lunch)