PHONE CONTACT:

559-360-0704

 

EMAIL:
ADDRESS

PO Box 1266

Fresno, CA 93715
 

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40-Hour Advanced Sniper Course

This POST-approved 40-hour course was designed to help the experienced sniper develop advanced skill sets.  There is almost no classroom time in this course; it takes place almost exclusively on the range.  The following topics will be covered:

Review of shooting fundamentals

Data collection from 100 to 800 yards

Position & unconventional shooting (including from tripods)

Hostage rescue shooting

Moving target engagements out to 300 yards

Use of force decision making with simulations

Exertion shooting

Low-light environments

Hide building and occupation / shooting from hides

Stalking and camouflage

Range estimation techniques

Unknown distance shooting course

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:

Scoped rifle capable of shooting a 1.5" group at 100 yards

Extra magazines

Factory match-grade ammunition (600 rounds)

Secondary ammunition (if assigned)

Rifle data book 

Scope manual (if possible)

All deployment gear (pack, LBE, armor, etc.)

Eye and ear protection

Cold / inclement weather gear

Cleaning materials

Spotting scope (if you have one)

Hide materials (if you have them)

Night vision (if assigned)

Tripod (if assigned)

Flashlight

Note taking materials

Sunscreen

Water

Course schedule:

Monday 0800-1800

Tuesday 1200-2200

Wednesday 0800-1800

Thursday 0800-1800

Friday 0800-1400

Course location:  

Fresno Police Department Regional Training Center

6375 W. Central, Fresno CA

Recommended Lodging:

Clovis Cole Best Western

415 Clovis Ave, Clovis CA 93612

559-299-1547

Request Govt. Rate

Hampton Inn & Suites

327 E. Fir Ave, Fresno CA 93720

559-447-5900