AR 15 Operators Course June 12, 2011 Cortland County, NY
The following firearms training topics will be covered:
•Firearms training and basic safety.
•Introduction to the AR-15 / M-4 rifle.
•Mechanical operation of the AR-15 / M-4 rifle.
•Disassembly / reassembly.
•Function checking the AR-15 / M-4 rifle.
•Fundamentals of shooting a rifle.
•Basic gun-handling skills.
•Loading / unloading the AR-15 / M-4 rifle.
•Sling use and carry techniques.
•Zeroing iron sights.
•Understanding projectile trajectory.
•Malfunction clearance techniques.
•Presentation from the low ready / hunt position.
•Presentation from high ready / combat ready.
•Delivering controlled pairs and accelerated pairs for CQB
•Threat assessment and area scanning.
•Shooting positions - standing, squatting, kneeling, sitting and prone.
•Standard drill evaluation.
•Preventive maintenance and cleaning.
•Awareness of exposure to toxic metals and solvents.
Course duration: 1day (8 hours)
Course tuition: $ 125.00
Student requirements: Note pad and pen, firearms training equipment, eye protection, ear protection, baseball type cap,
AR-15 or M-4 type rifle with iron sights, sling and at least 2 magazines, elbow pads, knee pads (optional but suggested) and gun cleaning kit.
(Body armor is optional unless it is required by your agency during firearms training)
Recommended equipment: Rifle magazine carriers, 2 magazines, rain gear, sunscreen, insect repellent, hydration system, water and clothing suitable for contact with the ground. 22 LR. Conversion kit and magazines.
Ammunition requirements: 50 rounds of 5.56 rifle ammunition (Ammunition is available for purchase upon request) 250 rds of 22LR ammunition, conversion kits available at training
Ammunition must be new manufacture (Federal, Remington, Winchester, etc.)
Absolutely no reloaded ammunition!