Law Enforcement Patrol Rifle

About This Course

This 3 day course covers the use of the patrol rifle or carbine in everyday law-enforcement patrol operations. The course covers carry methods, associated equipment, deployment and use of the carbine from the vehicle. Students will learn aspects of patrol rifle use in the urban or rural setting, and how to employ various forms of cover while using the firearm.

$ 715.00 / 3 days
Includes a certificate of completion.
Rental equipment available.
Next Available Classes
Tuesday - Thursday
September 2014
23 - 25
Course Details
  • Topics
    • Gear and carry methods
    • Ballistics of the 5.56 cartridge
    • Use of the optical sight as well as iron sights
    • Basic manipulations of the carbine
    • Team communications
    • Unusual shooting positions in urban environments
    • Movement (forward and lateral)
    • Close-contact shooting
    • Shooting from around vehicles
    • Shooting from barricades
    • Night shoot using the carbine at various distances
    • Transitions day and night
    • Deploying from vehicles with the carbine
    • Engaging small critical threat targets under time
  • Gear
    • Duty gear
    • Duty rifle/carbine with sling system and three 30 round magazines
    • Duty pistol with three magazines
    • Soft body armor
    • Flashlight
    • Firearm-mounted light (preferred) for carbine
    • Magazine pouches for the carbine magazines
    • Eye protection (including clear lenses)
    • Ear protection
    • Clothing appropriate for climate and conditions
    • A water bottle or other hydration system
  • Ammunition requirements
  • 1,200 rounds of carbine ball ammunition
  • 300 rounds of pistol ball ammunition.
  • Skill prerequisites
  • Active Law Enforcement/Military only Prior carbine/rifle training required

  • Lodging
  • Moyock location has lodging available on campus and off campus.

    A variety of meal options can be purchased directly from our on-site dining facility for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

    Gear Rentals
    Most items on the gear list may be rented via the application at additional cost or purchased at the Proshop.