Defensive Training Concepts, Inc. will be presenting a Patrol Rifle / Carbine course on April 11 and 12 at the Rivanna Rifle & Pistol Club in Charlottesville, Va.
Patrol Rifle / Carbine is a 22 hour course designed to increase the operator's ability, knowledge, and effectiveness in deployment with the patrol rifle or "carbine". Students will learn material from the listed topics below through participation in classroom discussion and live fire practical exercises.
Patrol Rifle Parts and Nomenclature, Patrol Rifle Handling Fundamentals, Patrol Rifle Marksmanship Fundamentals, Field Strip and Reassemble, Using the Sling, Trigger Control, Loading and Unloading, Tactical Reloading, Loading to Cruiser Safe, Finding Mechanical Zero, 50 Yard Zero, Immediate Action / Feedway Clearance, Position Shooting (standing, kneeling, sitting, squatting, and prone), Identifying and the Tactical use of Cover, Safety Circle, Down and Scan, Verbal Commands, Challenge Commands, Flash Sight Picture, Weapon Transition, Reactionary Gap, Shoot and Move, Shooting on the Move, Pivots and Turns, Moving Threats, Multiple Threats, Decision Making (shoot / no shoot), Transition to and Support Side Shooting, Incapacitation Drills, Contact Distance Shoot and Evade, Body Armor Drills, Flashlight Techniques, Blinding Drill, and more.
Semi-auto rifle with sling (AR, AK, H&K, FN, or similar platform)
No optics for zeroing exercises
Rifle must be capable of holding at least 20 cartridges
800 rounds of rifle ammunition
At least 3 30 round or 5 20 round rifle magazines
Handgun with extra magazines
100 rounds of handgun ammunition
Holster for handgun and belt carriers for magazines
Eye and ear protection / Baseball style cap
Cleaning equipment - Rifles will be cleaned daily
Clothing suitable for an extended period on a firing range
$275 per student
Please contact Randy Smith at 540-885-9952 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information and registration.