Intermediate Tactical Carbine

Location: Field Sports Park (utility range), 9580 Malech Rd, San Jose 95138
Time: 0800-1600
Cost: $200.00
Range Fee: $25.00
Contact: Jeff

Course Description

This one day course is designed to train individuals in the tactical use of the AR style carbine in urban environments. The course will enhance and broaden the skills of individuals already competent in the basic operation of the tactical carbine. This will be a physically demanding course. Students can bring other carbine types; however, the skills covered may not all apply to non-AR type weapons. THIS IS NOT A BASIC CARBINE COURSE.

Skills Covered (but not limited to)

Basic functions and safety
Malfunction clearing
Weapons manipulations (transitions, etc)
Threat management
Non-traditional shooting positions
Supported and unsupported shooting positions
Positional shooting, use of cover
Live fire tactical movement

Required Equipment

Carbine (AR configuration preferred) and 3 magazines (min)
500 rounds of carbine ammunition
Tactical sling for carbine
Handgun and 3 magazines
200 rounds of pistol ammunition
Holster and magazine pouches
Eye and ear protection

Recommended Additional Equipment

Magazine pouches or tac vest for carbine magazines
Optical sight (EOtech, Aimpoint, ACOG, etc)
Hat or head covering
Knee and elbow pads
Rain gear (we shoot rain or shine)
Note taking materials (pen and paper)
Bag lunch/snack (we do not break from the range for lunch)
Personal water supply


Basic Tactical Carbine


Prior approval based on demonstrated competency