This course will be instructed by Jeff de Groot, a former special forces operator/assaulter with JTF2. This is an opportunity to receive quality instruction from a member of one the most secretive and elite special forces units in the world.
This is the third course in a graduated programme aimed in refining participants tactical shooting ability into an operationally viable skill set through confirmation and mastery of the principles of tactical shooting and practice of advanced shooting skills.
The course covers the following:
- Range safety review - Static shooting review - Walking turns - Shooting on the move - Shooting on the clock (skills) - Unorthodox shooting positions and use of cover - Principles of tactical trauma
The graduated SFTP programme is a 3-stage approach to building core competency through training and experience within the individual. Participants will be evaluated after each package and provided with a recommendation for progression.
Optional specialty ratings can be obtained after completion of the graduated SFTP programme.
Clothing appropriate for the weather and climate conditions of the day. These are physically demanding days so clothing appropriate for hard use is recommended. Tactical pants, shirts and jackets are recommended. Ball cap or appropriate headwear.
Appropriate footwear. Tactical boots, hiking shoes, or outdoor sneakers are recommended.
Eye, Ear and Glove protection
First Line belt or Riggers Belt recommended
Second Line Rig. Chest Rig recommended
Body armour, or plate carrier and other PPE as utilized operationally
Loadout Kit for 60 rounds primary, 40 rounds secondary
Pistol holster (SERPA or any index-finger actuated holster NOT PERMITTED)
Tactical rifle sling, no 3 pt
Modern serviceable primary weapon. AR15 preferred. Bullpup OK Combloc OK.
Optics (red dot, HWS, magnified, or irons OK), sighted in at 100m.
Modern semi-automatic pistol.
Minimum 700 reliable rounds for primary weapon (frangible desired)
Minimum 600 reliable rounds for secondary pistol (frangible desired)
IFAK, TQ (CATSor SOFTT recommended), Olaes bandage and Chest Seal. We will complete kits for purchase
Repair and spare kit, multi-tools, CLP
Paper, Pen and Stuff (PPnS)
Please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org if you are deficient in your kit.