Training America – One Shooter at a Time

Sniper / Precision Rifle

Precision Applications, LLC offers several different Precision Rifle/Sniper Courses.  Some of the offerings include Basic Precision Rifle, Advanced Tactics & Techniques for Snipers, Guerrilla Sniper, and Police CounterSniper Certification.

Topics covered include (but aren't limited to):

  • Selection, care and maintenance of the entire system (rifle, scope, rings, mounts, ammunition, bipod, cases, etc.). This includes a comprehensive disassembly and other Armorer's tips.
  • Fundamentals of marksmanship
  • Use of both MIL-baed and MOA-based reticles for ranging unknown distance targets
  • Use of optics (including adjustments and all other functions)
  • Use of data book
  • Zeroing
  • Both hold-offs and dialing adjustments
  • Clean Cold Bore/Cold Fouled Bore/Hot Fouled Bore
  • External variables (temperature, altitude, barometric pressure, etc.)
  • Calling and doping wind
  • Internal, External, and Terminal Ballistics
  • Lowlight techniques
  • Building a hide
  • Vehicle hides
  • Communications between the Spotter and the Shooter/Sniper
  • And more ...

Gear lists are specific to the course being offered, but at a minimum usually include:

  • Rifle with optics
  • Bipod or other front support
  • Sling
  • 200 rounds per day
  • Eye and ear protection
  • Secondary Weapon (handgun) with holster and a minimum of 1 reload on person
  • Shooting mat
  • Spotting scope

Our Chief Instructor, Rob Sheppard, is a United States Marine Corps veteran and graduate of the USMC Scout/Sniper Basic Course.

After receiving his Honorable Discharge, he worked for many years in law enforcement as a SWAT Sniper and Sniper Instructor.

Training hours credits for LEO's available.

Please check our Training Calendar for upcoming Precision Rifle/Sniper Courses.

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