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Vickers Tactical Hackathorn/Vickers Low Light Level I class



Class Dates: May 10 - 11 - 12, 2008 (Sat -Sun -Mon)



Cost: $700



Primary Instructors: Ken Hackathorn & Larry Vickers



Assistant Instructors: TBD



Class Size: 16 Students Maximum



Location: Marietta, Ohio



Class description:

Larry Vickers;

“This class is in response to the low-light/white light/laser training that

Ken and I do in our normal classes. This training, which normally consists

of about 2 hours of low-light work, has been met with overwhelming positive

comments from students. Many leave the class saying that was the single

best part of the training. Ken and I have a unique approach in our

Low light training so the idea was born to do a special class. The ranges

that will be used will be in the area of Marietta, Ohio near Ken's stomping

grounds.”



Day 1



- Range fire carbine & pistol - warm up skill drills

- Intro to low light shooting, Carbine and pistol point shooting, night-sights/white-light/laser.



Day 2



- Range fire carbine & pistol, warm up skill drills, basic house clearing

- Low light drills carbine & pistol, house clearing with white light &

laser shooting on the move, flashbulb technique, malfunction clearance

drills.





Day 3



- Review of range drills and course teaching points review

- Competitions and various shoot offs, course Q&A wrap-up, wheels up from

range approx. 3:30 PM.



Weapon & Gear Class Requirements:



Carbine:

- Serviceable duty grade carbine of minimum 5.45 / 5.56 caliber

- Serviceable sling (tactical type preferred.)

- Minimum of 5 serviceable carbine magazines

- Carbine mounted white light

- Optics – (Optional, but highly suggested)

- Minimum 1 carbine magazine pouch - or method to carry spares magazine(s)



Handgun:

- Serviceable duty grade handgun of at least 9mm Para caliber

- Minimum of 5 serviceable pistol magazines

- Serviceable holster

- Minimum 2 pistol magazine pouches

- Handgun mounted white light (Optional)

- Visible lasers (Optional)



- Hand held white light

- Eye and ear protection (electronic hearing protection is preferred)

- Suitable range wear depending on the season (Ohio in May could be hot or

cold/wet or dry - be prepared)

- Good attitude



Zeroed Weapons: 50-yard carbine preferred, but others are acceptable if you

have a good reason why and understand it. Know your handguns zero at

various ranges.



Ammo Requirements:

- 800 rounds of handgun

- 800 rounds of carbine

- Service types (No reloads)



M4carbine.net Class Thread:

http://www.m4carbine.net/showthread.php?p=106115#post106115



Class prerequisites: Anyone attending this class must have attended at least a level one pistol or carbine class. Other instructors, military, LE training will of coarse be accepted but on a case-by-case basis. Please let me know your training history when you contact me to sign up.
 
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