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Close Range Engagement


Duration: 2 days



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Close Range Engagement will teach the student how to deal with threats in close proximity in and around structures while utilizing personal weapons of the body,and defensive firearms. CRE will also cover how to clear structures using tactically sound methods.

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Topics Covered

* Mental readiness/Mindset.
* Real World Safety.
* Pistol Close Range Engagement.
* Long Gun Close Range Engagement.
* Weapons postures and retention.
* Principals of Close Range Engagement.
* Initiative Based Tactics.
* 1 Person clearing techniques.
* 2 Person clearing techniques.
* 3 Person clearing techniques.
* 4 Person clearing techniques.
* Hallway/Stairwell clearing techniques.

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Intermediate, In Home Defense Training, Other, Scenario Based Training

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Documentation Requirements

This is an Intermediate level class and requires proof of a basic defensive pistol or rifle class, valid CWP or background check, character witness.

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

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

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*Serviceable pistol of at least 9mm.
* 3 pistol magazines min.
* Quality holster that stays open after drawing.
*Serviceable carbine (5.56,300BK,762X39,pistol caliber  carbine,etc.) with sling.
* 3 carbine magazines min.
*Ability to carry at least 2 magazines on your body for both weapon systems.
* 350 rounds pistol ammo.
* 350 rounds carbine ammo.
* Wrap around eye protection.
* Hearing protection.