Course R100 – Long Range Carbine is a one-day (8 hour) course of rifle marksmanship fundamentals for shooters without the benefit of electronic or magnified sighting devices. The aim of this course is to master the basics so it is perfectly suited for novice students and seasoned shooters alike. This is a very precise class that teaches the age-old skill of rifle marksmanship with iron sights.
Students in this course participate in guided instruction, practical exercises, as well as live-fire examinations. Techniques covered include safe employment, various shooting positions, site alignment, trigger squeeze, breath control, and marksmanship at ranges between 100 and 400 yards. The end-state of the course for the student is mastery of shot placement at extended range. Shooters will learn to engage and make hits more accurately than many believe possible.
Novice shooters will benefit from guided instruction by seasoned professionals while experienced shooters will benefit equally from the reinforcement of fundamentals and the structured format of live-fire practice drills. Throughout the duration of its one-day format, the course begins with manipulation and handling drills that progressively add speed, distance, and complexity. The pace of the course is timed for mastery of rifle marksmanship by focusing on the bedrock fundamentals of tactical situations.
All courses offered by Overwatch Services place the highest priority on the learning environment and the satisfaction of every student. To this end, class sizes are limited to allow more individual contact with instructors; so please enroll today to claim one of the limited number of positions on the roster!