This is an introductory course designed to instruct officers on the utilization of the Patrol Rifle/AR-15. This course is intended for new officers and those officers who are unfamiliar with the AR-15. Topics will include nomenclature, field strip and cleaning procedures, basic weapon handling skills, transition drills, clearing malfunctions and moving and shooting drills. Students will also learn proper engagement of targets from CQB distances out to 100 yards as well as barricade drills and shooting and moving tactics. The course will also include force on force instruction utilizing Simmunition weapons in a two story non-lethal shoot house.
Instructed by: Sergeant Jason Launi and Sergeant Jeremy Haynes