Law Enforcement Basic Sniper Course

Please email kylekowalski79@gmail.com to book today!

This course is designed to give the officer the tools, tactical knowledge, and confidence to deploy themselves as an active Law Enforcement Sniper. The course will focus heavily on the basics of Long range marksmanship and optimizing equipment setup. Students will be given a tool box approach to training where they will be given the skills to calculate ballistic firing solutions on various target exposures and make decisions during replicated active shooter scenarios. Students will be taught by actual Military/Law enforcement snipers who will bring real life experiences and knowledge to the officers throughout the course. 

It consists of 40 hours of instruction via class room and range time. Each class room portion will conclude with instruction in practical LE employment. Students will be proficient after completing the course in the below bullets:

  1. Fundamentals of marksmanship
  2. Optimal rife set up and scope mounting
  3. Ballistic computer application
  4. Ballistic computer programming
  5. Moving targets
  6. Dialing data and known holds
  7. Wind reading and judging distance
  8. Engaging static targets out to 900m

Course Outline:

Day 1.

  1. Fundamentals of marksmanship
  2. Sight in and sight adjustment
  3. Scope mounting/set up/Anti Cant
  4. Bore Sighting Procedures
  5. Optimal rifle set up
  6. Class Room- LEO instruction (Operational considerations)
  7. Ballistic computer application
  8. Environmental Factors
  9. Zeroing procedures/Cold bore
  10. Stages of Flight
  11. Internal, External, and terminal Ballistics
  12. Sniper Math
  13. Chronograph familiarization

Day 2.

  1. Class Room- LEO instruction (Use of Deadly Force)
  2. Intro to wind reading
  3. Custom Wind Charts
  4. Zeroing and Grouping
  5. True Muzzle velocity
  6. Shooter Spotter Verbiage
  7. DOPE Gathering out to 1000 yards

Day 3.

  1. Judging distance-Miling targets Formula
  2. Wind reading
  3. Class Room- LEO instruction/Scenario Shootings
  4. Intro to Moving Targets (Formulas and techniques)
  5. Weapons Cleaning/Maintenance considerations
  6. AAR

Day 4.

  1. Class Room- LEO instruction- Scenario Shoots
  2. Camouflage and concealment
  3. Ghillie suit construction
  4. Dope gathering out to 900m
  5. Wind reading
  6. Moving target engagements
  7. Obstacle clearance
  8. Pre- Known Distance Target Engagement Qualification

Day 5.

  1. Known Distance Qualification
  2. Scenario Shooting

 

Pricing:

The cost per student – $1000.00

Additional Fees - at government per diem rate 

Additional Charges: 

Meals: $51.00 per day

Lodging: $91.00 per day

A 3% processing fee will be added for use of credit cards

 

The Ranch Facility includes 50,000 acres in NE Washington state with mountainous wooded terrain with multiple bodies of water to include creeks lakes and the Columbia River. Three shooting ranges with vehicle target engagements, multiple type steel targets, long range and high angle (up to 40° angle) engagements. Two gravel airfields that can accommodate STOL A/C and beach access to launch zodiacs or other maritime vessels. We can also provide equine mobility platforms for training. The Ranch has a 35-min flight time to a Level 2 trauma center and 6 min flight time to a Level 4 trauma center. Your safety is of utmost important to us, and mentioning this is just a safety precaution.

Please email kylekowalski79@gmail.com to book today!