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 (only at select venues)
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.
Optional specialty ratings such as DSTO and VTAC can be obtained after completion of the graduated SFTP program.
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.
Mag pouches to hold 3-6 rifle mags and 4 pistol mags
Pistol holster (SERPA or any index-finger actuated holster NOT PERMITTED)
Tactical rifle sling, no 3 pt
Modern serviceable primary weapon. All types and calibers. No Prohibited firearms.
Optics (red dot, HWS, magnified, or irons OK), sighted in at 50m. Need to know Height over Bore
Weapon Mounted Light and IR Laser (optional), and Handheld
Modern semi-automatic pistol.
Minimum 800 reliable rounds for rifle (frangible desired)
Minimum 400 reliable rounds for pistol (frangible desired)
IFAK, TQ (CAT or SOFTTW recommended), Olaes bandage and Chest Seal. We will have complete kits for purchase on site
Repair and spare kit, multi-tools, CLP
Paper, Pen and Stuff (PPnS)
Face mask, gloves, disinfectant wipes/gel/spray for personal use.
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