Tactical Carbine



Open To:



This course introduces you to the fundamentals of defense with the semiautomatic carbine the 5.56mm (.223 Remington) and the 7.62 x 39mm (.30 caliber Russian Short), effective from pistol range out to medium distance, approximately 300 yards.


8 Hours



General Overview:

In this 16 hour course the student will be instructed in:

  • Marksmanship and safety basics
  • How to zero weapon and understand trajectory
  • Firing positions, movement, use of cover, off-hand snaps and use of barricades
  • Indoor/outdoor tactics
  • When to shoot and not shoot
  • Malfunction clearances

Required Equipment:

  • Ammunition: minimum of 500 rounds rifle, (no green tip) plus 50 rounds pistol
  • Serviceable pistol of .380 Caliber or larger
  • Suitable belt and holster
  • Minimum of two spare reloading devices
  • Wraparound eye protection and ear protection are mandatory
  • Firearms cleaning equipment

This class is limited to 15 students.