Scoped Rifle

NORTHERN RED'S SCOPED RIFLE COURSE IS CONCENTRATED ON MAKING THE END USER MORE CAPABLE AND CONFIDENT WITH THEIR ASSIGNED SCOPED RIFLE PLATFORMS.

Northern Red emphasizes the fundamentals of rifle marksmanship and how to properly manipulate and employ their assigned weapon system. This course begins with a diagnostic and an in-depth discussion on the major components of the platform and the advantages and disadvantages of varying platforms and optic choices. Northern Red emphasizes the basics throughout while examining the “why” behind all covered topics will leave the student with no questions left unanswered. The major targeted learning objectives are; fundamentals of rifle marksmanship, surgical marksmanship, weapon manipulation, ballistics, and correcting for environmental factors.

Topics Covered

  • Mindset
  • Rifle set-up
  • Rifle selection, care and maintenance
  • Accessory equipment
  • Optic selection
  • Reticle Selection
  • Use of Elevation, Windage and Parallax adjustment turrets
  • Ballistics-Internal and External
  • Data book set up
  • Range Estimation
  • Gathering DOPE
  • Correcting for Environmental Conditions
  • Proper positions of Shooter and Observer
  • Observation Equipment selection
  • Observation techniques and considerations
  • Use of modern Sniper Equipment
  • How to maximize performance of all reticles
  • Alternate Positional Shooting with the ability to rapidly set up and break down
  • Kit Considerations
  • Offensive Mindset and training methodology
  • Increased confidence that is vital for Performance: On Demand

Required Equipment

  • Rifle/Optics
  • Short Bipod
  • Tools For Scope, Rifle, etc.
  • Shooting Support Including Shooting Bags, Bipods, Shooting Sticks, etc.
  • Sling (Optional)
  • 250 Rounds Rifle (2 Day) 360 Rounds Rifle (3 Day)
  • Writing Material
  • Cleaning Kit
  • Protective Eyewear (Clear Lens)
  • Proper Clothes for the Weather
  • Outdoor Footwear
  • Shooting Mat (Optional)
  • Ballistic Software (Optional but Recommended)
  • Ear Protection