Self-Defense Rifle Training Level 2

Self-Defense Rifle Level 2

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Self-Defense Rifle Level 2

Self-Defense Rifle Level 2



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What is covered in the course?

  • Review the fundamentals of modern defensive shooting, AR-15 familiarization, and safe firearms handling techniques covered in Level 1.
  • Review:
    • Situational awareness
    • Threat recognition
    • Deadly force issues and potential outcomes
  • On the non-projectile range, you will begin to master defensive rifle skills including:
    • Ready-carry positions
    • Malfunction clearing
    • Reloading techniques
    • Shooting on-the-move
  • As you progress through the skills you will learn and practice off-hand shooting, selection of cover and concealment, use of space, and practice force-on-force and no-shoot decision making exercises.
  • The course will wrap up with a self-assessment of your mindset and your personal ability and confidence.
  • Basic firearms safety practices are expected at all times.

What you will be able to do after completing the Level 2 Rifle class?

  1. Effectively clear complex malfunctions and quickly reload rifle
  2. Demonstrate muzzle discipline in crowded and chaotic situations
  3. Shoot/no-shoot decision making situations with verbal commands and moving aggressors
  4. Presentation from low/high ready and engage multiple stationary and moving aggressors
  5. Move in all directions while engaging multiple stationary and moving aggressors
  6. Shoot from non-traditional shooting positions (kneeling, on back, on side, etc.)
  7. Effectively find cover and concealment and shoot from behind barriers
  8. Weakside shooting practice and drills
  9. Beginner “force-on-force” scenarios requiring you to use your knowledge, skills, and ultimately your judgment

What is the prerequisite for this course?

You can take this course if you have completed our Rifle Level 1 course, or if you would consider yourself to be an experienced shooter. Keep in mind that our rifles are the same size and weight as a full-sized M4/M16/AR15, so those who lack the strength to handle 10 lbs safely should not take this class.

Who should take this course?

You can take this course if you would like to master self-defensive rifle skills and techniques.

What is the length of this Course?

4-hours including classroom and non-projectile range time.

What to bring?

All training equipment, will be provided for this class including the firearms. View the Armory. Please DO NOT bring any firearms or any ammunition to the class. If you have a favorite sling, and/or mag pouch that you want to train with feel free to bring it.