Carbine Courses

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Defensive Carbine
This class covers the basics of using the AR carbine for defensive encounters. Students begin with safety and gunhandling, the basics of combative marksmanship, and the threat response including shooter movement. Particular attention is paid to the combative mind-set, including environmental awareness and avoidance, and the mental skills required to use the carbine in a violent encounter. (This is not a beginners course. NRA First Steps or equivalent experience required.)
(14 hours, 600 rds)
Carbine Tactics
This course picks up where Defensive Carbine leaves off. After a quick review of the basics the student's skills are refined with intensive drills that include movement, the use of cover, multiple targets and low light training. This course focuses on the mental and physical skills required for combative engagements, of which shooting is a small part. (Defensive Carbine or equivalent required.)
(24 hours, 1400 rds)
Combative Carbine
Combative Carbine is one of the most physically and mentally demanding courses offered. A variety of drills develop the student's skills under realistic conditions, including rural and urban applications, low light operations, and single hand manipulations. This course also includes evolutions on close quarters battle skills and retention techniques.
(24 hours, 1400 rds)
Custom Courses
Custom carbine instruction can be designed to meet your specific training needs as an individual, for groups or private tutorials, and for group classes to meet your department's training needs. Contact us for additional information on this process, scheduling, and pricing.