Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Defensive Carbine 1 South range. Range Open

January 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The defensive carbine or sporting rifle is one of the most misunderstood
tools in the world today.  It is often demonized as an assault weapon
when in reality, is nothing more than a semi-automatic rifle.  In this
class, you are going to learn how to run your defensive carbine, and how to
provide accurate and controlled fire on target in a variety of distances
and positions.  At the completion of this class, you’ll have a
fundamental knowledge of the use of force, and the operation of your carbine
that you can use as the building blocks for casual shooting,
competition, or personal defense.
Topics including:
–    Firearm Safety
–    Principals of Marksmanship
–    Use of Force
–    Zeroing Procedure
–    Reloads
–    Malfunction response
–    Rapid-fire
–    Position shooting
–    30 round qualification
Required Equipment, to be brought to class the first day for inspection
by the instructor
–    Carbine or sporting rifle in good working order
–    Tactical Sling
–    3 magazines
–    Magazine pouches
–    300 rounds of quality ammunition
–    Eye protection
–    Ear protection (preferably electronic)
–    Appropriate clothing for the weather
–    closed-toe shoes
–    long pants
–    tight neck shirt
–    Hat with a brim
–    Bag lunch
**optional knee pads
Matt Gerard
Down Range LLC
Firearms Instructor
Cell: 630-290-4601
Find us on Facebook Down Range LLC


January 23
8:00 am - 5:00 pm