Defensive Carbine Elements – June 23 & 24, 2018




This 2 day class will help the shooter develop skill and confidence with tactical rifles and carbines.  This class is tailored specifically for AR-15 style rifles and carbines, but other center-fire arms may be used, such as AK’s, FAL’s, M1A’s, etc…


Topics covered include:

  • Rifle setup, configuration and accessories
  • Battlesight zero with iron sights and optics
  • Trigger and recoil management
  • Maximizing cover and concealment with shooting positions
  • Shooting on the move
  • Weapon transitions, manipulations and malfunctions
  • Engaging targets at CQB and intermediate ranges
  • Team tactics fundamentals



Students will need a functional rifle or carbine equipped with iron sights and a sling.  Students may use red-dots or low-magnification optics if they wish.   You will need at least 5 magazines and approximately 1000 rounds of practice ammunition.  (This class will involve shooting at steel targets, please do not bring tracers, steel core,  armor piercing,  incendiary or other exotic ammunition types.)  Students will also need a handgun and strong-side holster with 100 rounds of pistol ammo and at least 2 magazines.




Class fee is $300

Class Size = 12

Class Date: Saturday June 23 & Sunday, June 24 2018 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Class Location: Sandusky County Sportsman’s Club – 3950 State Route 600 – Gibsonburg, Ohio




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