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Defensive Carbine

This course is based on the practical application of the carbine – AR-15, AK-47 or similar – in competitive and combative environments. You’ll learn how to improve your accuracy and how to keep your carbine up and running with quick and efficient reloading and malfunction clearing techniques. You’ll also become proficient on how to move and shoot while using identifying targets, and at the end of the day you’ll get to put your skills to the test with our unique and challenging Marksmanship Qualification.

8 Hours of Range Instruction Includes:

  • Equipment Selection and Maintenance
  • Fundamentals of Marksmanship
  • Effective Loading and Malfunction Clearances
  • Shooting and Moving

Required Equipment:

  • Reliable Semi-Automatic Carbine: AR-style platform, AK-47, Mini-14, M1A/M14, or handgun caliber carbine
  • Backup or Secondary Carbine (if available)
  • 400+ Rounds of Rifle Ammunition (more is better)
  • Rifle Sling
  • Belt-Mounted Magazine Holders or Load Bearing Equipment
  • Minimum 3 Magazines (more is better – please load them before class)
  • Hearing Protection and Eye Protection (electronic hearing protection recommended)
  • Carbine Cleaning and Lubrication Supplies
  • Knee and Elbow Pads (optional)
  • Food, Water, Hat, Closed Toed Shoes, and Weather Appropriate Clothing