Carbine 1 (8 hours, 350 rounds rifle)
Carbine 1 takes an in-depth, performance-based approach to teaching the fundamentals of rifle marksmanship and gun handling, laying a foundation of necessary skills any individual will need to progress as a combat shooter.
Other topics of instruction include:
-External ballistics and zeroing
-Equipment setup – slings, optics, mags, etc
-Basic rifle marksmanship & engagements to 100 yards
-Proper weapon manipulations & increasing efficiency
-Common positions and intro to barricade positions
-Multiple targets, movement & close quarters engagements
-Training philosophy & how to practice
Requirements: Semi-automatic carbine with 3 magazines, tactical sling, mag pouch or carrier. Gear appropriate to one’s assignment / mission. Appropriate range gear. 350 rounds rifle. Students should have prior carbine shooting experience and be able to safely and comfortably conduct basic manipulations of their weapons system.