Carbine Foundations Course

This course is for the entry-level carbine shooter new to the AR-15 platform. We will teach you the weapon system basics, proper shooting fundamentals, and weapon manipulation techniques. You will be able to operate your carbine safely and confidently by the end of this course!



Prerequisite: No Prerequisite for this course. $200




•    Safe weapon handling

•    Carbine nomenclature, field stripping, and correct cleaning/lubrication

•    Shooting fundamentals

•    Proper gear selection and placement

•    Loading, unloading, and reloads

•    Weapons malfunction clearing

•    Sling use

•    Trigger control and accuracy drills



  • Functional AR-15 platform weapon of choice
  • 3 or more magazines
  • 500 rounds of ammo (provided by student)
  • Note pad, pen, sharpie
  • Ear protection (electronic preferred)/ eye protection
  • Quality belt to support your gear
  • A magazine pouch
  • Tools, cleaning kit, and lubricant for your carbine
  • Seasonally appropriate clothing for moderate activity
  • Canteen, camelback, etc
  • Pack a lunch and snacks
  • Good attitude and open mind


  • Available