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Basics of Rifle Marksmanship


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Class Duration: 2 Hours (Classroom) 

Class Cost: $35.00 

Class Description:

In this course, students will develop a working knowledge of the following concepts:

Hunting Rifle Set-up:

  • Scope mounting
  • Trigger tuning
  • Action bedding
  • Free-floating a barrel
  • Stock fit

Scope Use:

  • Minute of Angle (MOA)
  • Milliradian (MIL)
  • Diopter
  • Parallax
  • Elevation and windage adjustments
  • Reticles


  • Choosing a bullet
  • Ballistic Coefficient (BC)
  • Internal, external, and terminal ballistics

Fundamentals of Shooting:

  • Aiming
  • Holding
  • Trigger squeeze

Environmental Effects:

  • Temperature
  • Elevation
  • Light
  • Humidity

At the completion of the course, students will have the opportunity to register for a 1-hour (live fire) private lesson with the instructor during the following week.

Items Needed for Class:

  • A positive attitude
  • A pencil and notepad
Earlier Event: August 26
Chapin Private Event
Later Event: August 29
Ladies Night (50% off range fee)