• SST Defensive Basic Carbine Course

    NRA Instructor Don Lankford


    Course Description: This course is intended for those beginners, and/or who want to improve carbine rifle shooting skills. It is designed to teach the students the basic knowledge, skills, and confidence necessary to operate an Armalite Patterned Rifle (AR) safely and effectively.

    Please Note based on Donald Trump Signed Lautenberg Amendment, we will not allow anyone who had/has a domestic violence conviction to handle a weapon or ammunition for any purpose.


    Course Details:

    1. Students learn Firearm safety rules;
    2. History of Armalite Patterned Rifle (AR);
    3. Rifle General Data;
    4. Rifle Parts, Assembly and Disassembly;
    5. Rifle Functions Check and Maintenance;
    6. Ammunition knowledge and Load/Unload;
    7. How to Handle Malfunctions;
    8. Fundamentals of Marksmanship;
    9. Range rules and Range Commands;
    10. Shooting from the bench rest, prone, sitting, standing and kneeling positions;

    The Course Length is 8-9 hours with 3 parts, most classes will be scheduled on Saturdays. It includes:

    1. Classroom ---1.5 hours Classroom teaching;
    2. Virtual Range ---2 hours in house Virtual Range Practice;
    3. Live Range --- 4.5 hours live range time, students will complete live fire training with our NRA Certified Instructor.

    The Course Size is Max. 10 students Min. 5 students, we will re-schedule if students are less than 5.


    The Fee:

    1. $160.00 per student using SST Rifle and Ammunition;
    2. $130.00 per student if you prefer to use your own gun and ammo, make sure you bring at least 200rounds or more of 556/223.
    3. $50.00 deposit (none refundable) at booking, the balance be paid before class started. The deposit will be refund if we cancelled class.

    Students must wear:

    1. Eye and Ear protection are A Must!   (you may purchase form our store),
    2. Please bring water, snack and suntan lotion for live range;
    3. Wear close toed shoes,
    4. Wear a brimmed cap especially for female students to hold up hair,
    5. Must wear Long Jeans/Pants.  NO low cut tops, NO shorts.

    Students will receive a course completion Certificate bearing the signature of your Certified Instructor.