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Defensive Rifle 1 GAT
March 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm$150
Defensive Rifle Class Overview
Phases 1-4 are fast paced and dynamic courses that will provide the AR15, AK, Mini 14 (Carbine) owner with how best to employ their carbine to win conflicts in the urban environment. Whether the engagement is from 3 yards to 100 yards, on the move, or dealing with a malfunctioning carbine, this course is designed to build confidence in the individual operator and their weapon.
Attendees should be in good physical condition – able to squat, kneel, and move expeditiously. It will be mandatory for participants to attend each phase of training to advance to the next phase. Upon successful completion of the course, graduates will have the opportunity to attend advanced tactics training hosted by GAT GUNS and Safe Side Tactical at GAT Guns.
Each participant is expected to practice the skills taught before returning for the next phase of training.
Shooting position practice and practical
Required: your rifle and 200 rounds of ammunition
- Confirm your zero from bench rest at 50 or 100 yards
- Kneeling, low squat, high squat
- Prone, urban prone – under car
- Supine – laying on back
An in depth discussion will also cover equipment issues from slings, lights, lasers to magazine, belt and chest rigs for equipment and holsters.
Malfunctions and Fixes
Required: your rifle, 200 rounds of ammunition, other required equipment
- Reloads – tactical and speed
- Transition to pistol
- Multiple target engagement
- Shooting from a barricade (you are not in Hollywood)
- Lights, lasers, optics – discussion
Moving and shooting
Required equipment: your rifle, 200 rounds of ammunition- other required equipment.
- Low light, no light
- Moving and shooting
- Post shooting Sequence
Challenge Day 30 minute review in classroom; then range time
Required equipment: Your rifle, 200 rounds and all other required equipment.
You will take all of the skills learned in the previous classes and put them to use in skill driven events that are designed to challenge you and help you see if equipment you have purchased is well suited and positioned correctly to help you perform at your highest potential.
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