Rifle Marksmanship-2

Course Name:           Rifle Marksmanship-2

Contractor name:     540 Tactical Solutions

Brief description: Rifle Marksmanship-2 (RM-2) is a basic rifle course that builds upon the skills taught in Rifle Marksmanship-1, including the essential fundamentals of both safe gun handling and more advanced marksmanship skills. Participants will learn how to safely shoot from prone position as well as how to transition safely and efficiently from the standing position to the prone position. Additionally, this course teaches shooting in cadence and emphasizes increased rates of fore in a controlled environment. This course is 4 hours.

Course requirements:

  • Successful completion of Rifle Marksmanship-1 is required.

Student Requirements:

  • Please bring all rifles to class completely unloaded and in a case or gun bag and leave them there until instructed.
  • Must be 10 years of age unless otherwise approved.
  • Must be legally able to possess a rifle.
  • Any .22 rifle in good working condition – no sharing of rifles permitted between students – ideally, we suggest a semi-auto, magazine fed adjustable sighting system (scope or irons) and an adjustable sling such as the GI web sling. Slings available for purchase at the class.
  • 75 rounds of factory new ammunition- ABSOLUTELY NO RELOADS.
  • Two magazines for a semi-automatic rifle or 1 speed loader for a tube fed (drinking straws can be adapted for tube fed use).
  • Approved shooting safety glasses- must fit over regular eyeglasses if you wear them. No safety goggles permitted.
  • Hearing protection- muffs preferred.
  • Baseball style cap with a bill (protects your face from flying brass).
  • A shooting mat or carpet strip.
  • Water & a high protein snack.
  • Dress comfortable for indoors and outdoors wear layered clothes during winter months for outdoor courses.
  • Sturdy outdoor type shoes/boots for gravel and grass. No sandals, flip flops or open toe shoes.

:                        Positive attitude and a safe mindset