Rifle Training Courses

Active Shooter Defense School is one the top rifle instruction schools in San Diego. Our range allows for training at distances up to 500 yards which gives our instructors an opportunity to teach more skills. Our rifle training starts with the basic combat rifle course and we have Combat Rifle I and II which are for those with more rifle experience.

Course Overview

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Course Duration: 8-9 hours

This is the first of a two day course designed for the shooter that has had some formal weapons training (military, police, competition shooter) and wants to take it to the next level. This course covers the following:

  • Safety
  • Proper stance
  • Proper Grip
  • Touch points
  • Presentation
  • Sight Alignment
  • Trigger control
  • Sling tech
  • Reloads
  • Dynamic movement
  • Multiple position shooting

Required Gear: Rifle, sling (we have loaners), 2 magazines minimum, hearing and eye protection, a shooting mat or thick blanket, clothing that will get dirty, close toed shoes (no sandals). Iron sights or red dots preferred.

Bring a lunch, some snacks, and something to drink, bottled water will be provided. 

Ammunition Count: 400 rounds*

*factory ammo or approved quality reloads (not included in course cost)

Course Duration: 8-9 Hours

Combat Rifle 1.5 is a combination of CR I and CR II.  This course will cover all of CRI and incorporate some of the training from CRII.

Ammunition Count: 400 rounds*

*factory ammo or approved quality reloads (not included in course cost)

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us or call (619) 490-3168

Course Duration: 8-9 hours

This is the second of the two day course and we will cover more advanced weapons handling and shooting techniques such as:

  • Shooting while moving
  • Equipment manipulation and setup
  • Stress course
  • Intro to room clearing
  • Daylight & low light
  • Hooded box drills
  • Intro to weapons retention

Required Gear: Rifle, sling, 5 magazines minimum, hearing and eye protection, gloves, clothing that will get dirty, close toed shoes (no sandals)

Ammunition Count: 400 rounds*

*factory ammo or approved reloads (not included in course cost)