Carbine Vitals | One Day | Fowler IN

This is a carbine / Rifle Training class in Fowler, Indiana. Carbine Vitals (day 1) is designed to present students of various experience levels with the essential skills and knowledge required to take them to a high level of proficiency in fighting with a carbine. Balancing speed and accuracy with respect to tactics and weapons manipulation, Carbine Vitals I is a fast paced mentally and physically demanding course.

Day 1

  • Life safety
  • Optimizing support gear
  • Weapons handling
  • Sling employment and uses
  • Maximizing sights and optics
  • Prone position
  • Zeroing
  • Standing position
  • Presentation from ready position
  • Reloading and problem solving stoppages
  • Critical communication
  • Dominant positions and explosive movement
  • Forward, backward, and lateral movement
  • Final event incorporating all skills learned in the course.

Recommended Equipment

  • 500 – 700 Rounds of rifle/carbine ammunition
  • 150 – 200 Rounds of handgun ammunition
  • Reliable Rifle or carbine and handgun in a defensive caliber or whatever you’ve got.
  • Outside or inside the waistband quality non-collapsing holster
  • 4 magazines or more/ at least 3 for handguns
  • Pants pockets for mags (or pouches)
  • Sling – One, two, or three-point
  • Dress how you would likely dress for carbine employment.
  • Ear Protection (electronic preferred)/ Eye Protection
  • Recommended: Gloves
  • Firearm lubricant