Lead Instructor:  Sgt. Schultz


Cost:  $150 with $50 repeats

Minimum Class Size:  6

Maximum Class Size:  12




This class is designed for the beginner or those that are somewhat familiar with the modern defensive carbine but want to sharpen their skillset with the weapon platform. A student can bring any modern defensive carbine to use for this class. However, the instruction will be catered to the operation and safe use of the AR-15 platform. There will be AR-15 carbines to rent for the class for an additional fee.


We will cover the following topics:
-Firearm safety
-Maintenance (We will break down the carbines and reassemble them while discussing how they should be maintained)
-Available upgrades that increase your carbines effectiveness as a defensive tool
-Proper loading and unloading procedures
-Proper shooting stance and various shooting positions
-Differences between various rifle ammunition and which are best suited for defensive use.
-Clearing malfunctions
-Shooting while moving


You will need

  • AR-style rifle or carbine

  • 200 rounds of Reliable ammunition

  • At least three 20-round or 30-round magazines

  • Eye protection and Ear protection (muff type is best)

  • Weather appropriate clothing

  • Cap, sunscreen, and insect repellent--depending on weather and season


This class takes place at our southwest Fort Wayne range.  You will receive an email with directions.


  • Approximately 8 hours
  • Prerequisite:  None
  • Background checks will be done on all registrants.



    Business Hours

    Mon-Fri: 8a-10p

    Sat-Sun: By Appointment

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    3833 Rangeline Road

    Huntington, IN 46750






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