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Fight Gone Bad-IATPS Course Pistol & Carbine


Duration: 2 Day Course



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The IATPS course teaches the student how to think and work through realistic tactical problems that could occur during a lethal encounter while using justifiable use of force with a defensive pistol in both day light and reduced light environments.

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Topics Covered

  • Proper mindset to win.
  • Fundamentals of Marksmanship
  • Bilateral Carbine shooting
  • Carbine to pistol transitions
  • Tactical Problem solving Carbine stoppages
  • Primary hand draw and threat engagement.
  • Working through pistol stoppages.
  • Support hand draw and engagement.
  • Working through primary hand only stoppages and support hand only stoppages.
  • Tactical Problem solving while wounded.
  • Tactical Problem solving in low light.
  • Combatives problem solving while in a position of disadvantage. 

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Advanced, Other, Rifle, Scenario Based Training, Scenario Based Training (Simunitions, Man Marking Cartridge), Tactical Casualty Care (TCCC / TECC)

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Documentation Requirements

This is an Advanced 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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  • Defensive Carbine (.556, 300blk ,9mm ect)
  • Weapon mounted light for carbine
  • Carbine sling (2 point sling preferred )
  • Min of 2 Carbine Magazines (more is better)
  • Ability to carry one Carbine magazine on your body( More is better)
  • Defensive pistol (9mm or larger).
  • Holster that stays open after drawing.
  • Minimum of two magazines ( more is better).
  • 350 rounds of pistol ammo
  • 350 rounds Carbine ammo.
  • At least one  pistol magazine pouch( more is better).
  • Sturdy belt to support pistol and spare magazine.
  • Hand held compact flashlight( weapon mounted lights are ok but not a replacement for hand held light.).
  • Weather appropriate clothing.
  • Eye and ear protection.
  • Recommend knee pads but not required. 

 NOTE: course can be shot from EDC concealment 

            or full duty gear.