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Basic AR Rifle

Basic AR Rifle

Basic AR Rifle

Basic AR-Platform Rifle  

This 1-day basic AR- Platform Rifle course will offer students education related to the AR-Platform rifle system. The course will review firearm safety and range standards before moving into nomenclature, zeroing of both BUIS and electronic sight options, the basics of bullet trajectory and terminal ballistics, firearm care and maintenance, and fundamentals and principles related to multiple shooting positions. On the range, the instructor will combine the classroom drills with live-fire exercises developed to improve the students shooting. Further, at the end of the session, each student will be able to demonstrate the proper loading, unloading and immediate action drills related to the AR-Platform rifle system. 


Topics to be covered include:

  • Safety
  • Nomenclature of the Black Rifle
  • Weapon Zeroing
  • Trajectory and Ballistics
  • Maintenance and Cleaning
  • Shooting Principles/ Fundamentals
  • Shooting Positions
  • Level 1, 2 & 3 Malfunctions


Duration: 1 Day/ 8+ Hours


Tuition:  $50.00


Ammunition Needed:  200 rounds rifle/ 50 rounds pistol 


Equipment Needed:  Common patrol/tactical equipment recommended, including vest, knee and elbow pads. AR-Platform rifle, rifle sling (required), secondary weapon, duty belt or tactical rig with holster and magazine pouches, 3 rifle magazines (required 30 round capacity), 3 handgun magazines, suitable clothing for all weather conditions, wrap-around eye protection (clear lenses for low light operation) and ear protection.


Location: Kalkaska Department of Public Safety 200 Hyde St, Kalkaska, MI 49646


Date: July 12th  

Event Properties

Event Date 07-12-2021
Event End Date 07-12-2021
Capacity 12
Registered 0
Available place 12
Individual Price $50.00
Location Kalkaska Department of Public Safety

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