BDC – Basic Defensive Carbine


For new users of AR-15, AK, & Ruger carbine.

For the student who owns an AR-15, AK-47, or Ruger Carbine. This course outlines the defensive use of these handy and effective carbines.

Included in the instructional package are firearms safety and responsibility, Situational Awareness, The Combat Triad, practical marksmanship, weapon manipulation, malfunction reduction, firing positions, cover and concealment, use of carry systems, the elements of target engagement, and available carbine support equipment.

A minimum of 200 rounds fired in range exercises includes sight-in techniques, defensive shooting drills and scenario shooting,

This course, like Basic Defensive Pistol, is useful for skills maintenance and honing previously acquired skills.

A separate course intended for lever carbines is available on request.