This course is designed to develop intermediate skills for the candidates who wish to learn Long Range Shooting procedures and tactics.
The two-days (20 hours) combined L1 & L2 course is designed to develop intermediate sniper skills for the candidates who uses sniper rifle in their duties (soldiers, police officers, contractors in risk areas) and others (sport shooters in competitions eg FinnSniper, hunters). Candidates will learn how sniper rifles work, the basics of rifle optics, composition of ammunition and diffrent calibers, the basics of ballistics (internal, external, terminal), they will learn how to properly position the riflescope and zero the weapon at the desired distance. Candidates will learn also methods of measuring distances, improving observation, alternative firing positions, long range shooting, making sniper data book/ballistic charts and sniper/observer duties. The knowledge gained will improve target recognition and distance determination and accuracy of long-range shooting
Includes: military snack/lunch and drink + full accommodation
Skill prerequisites and Requirements
The candidate does not have to possess prior experience with firearms but they must be highly motivated. Courses connected with weapons require a clean criminal record certificate.
500€ (VAT Included)
Next free term
- Safety rules
- Operation of bolt action and semi-automatic sniper rifle
- Disassembly, assembly and cleaning
- Rifle scope basics
- Composition of ammunition, calibers
- Proper installation of rifle scope
- Shooting position (lying), fundamentals of marksmanship
- Weapon firing (zeroing 100m)
- Shooting (15 m to 150 m)
- Distance measurement (Mild dot technique, laser range finder)
- Alternative shooting positions (standing, kneeling, sitting, using backrest)
- Long range shooting (up to 400m)
- Ballistic charts / Sniper data (log) book
- Sniper/observer duties
The course will be taught using theoretical and practical exercises. The lectures will be conducted in the classroom, buildings and on the shooting range. The course will be given with the LYNX TC equipment.
Clothing appropriate for climate and conditions.
Weapons: Included in price.
Ammunition: Included in price.
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