Kinetic Carbine 1

From: $200.00

Course Number: C101
Course Duration: 1 Day / 8 Hours
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Skill Level: Beginner – Intermediate
Other Requirements: Criminal History Check

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Our Kinetic Carbine Level 1 course is a 1 day, 8-hour class that will introduce students to the AR-15 style carbine. Students alike will learn proper firearms handling and safety, Carbine zero, manipulation, Advanced Marksmanship, traditional and unconventional positions, movement and the use of barricades/cover, and more. Students will leave the course with a working level of knowledge of how to safely and effectively employ the carbine.

Kinetic Carbine 1 is not a beginner’s course. Our Intro to Carbine Course is appropriate for those with no prior Carbine experience.

*All students must either be existing QPro Defense Clients, possess a NM CHL, or submit to a criminal background check. Law enforcement, Active Military, and First Responders are exempt from this requirement.

Kinetic CarbineĀ – Required Gear List

  • AR-style carbine/rifle/Pistol Caliber Carbine (PCC)
  • 350 rds ball /200 rds frangible/PCCs need 550 rds of ball only (FEDERAL LAKE CITY 5.56X45MM AMMO 50 GRAIN NON-TOXIC FRANGIBLE SOFT POINT – XM556NT1 strongly recommended)–factory ammo for carbine (no reloads) – you can purchase frangible ammo on our carbine page below Scoped Carbine
  • Rifle magazines, standard 30 round capacity (3 min)
  • 2 point adjustable rifle sling (Vikings Tactics, Magpul, Blue Force Gear, etc.)
  • Rifle magazine pouch(s) (minimum of 2 recommended)
  • Duty Handgun
  • 200 rounds of factory ammo for handgun/PCC shooters will also need an additional 200 rounds for handgun (no reloads)
  • Handgun magazines (3 min)
  • Duty Holster (strong side outside the waistband, no shoulder or cross draw holsters)
  • Sturdy pistol belt
  • Pistol magazine pouch(s)
  • Knee Pads (recommended)
  • Elbow Pads (optional)
  • Weapon cleaning kit & lube
  • Hearing/eye protection
  • Notepad/pen
  • Clothes appropriate for the season and a high altitude desert
  • Long sleeve shirt & pants, (no low cut open tops that can catch hot brass)
  • Closed-toed athletic/outdoor footwear
  • Ballcap
  • Water bottle, water, snacks, lunch
  • Sunscreen & Chapstick

NOTE: AR pistols, carbines, PCCs or rifles of questionable quality or in questionable condition will not be
appropriate for this course. We will be conducting live-fire drills, so firearms must be reliable,
reloadable, and safe for use.

Questions? Contact your Lead Instructor prior to the course start date.



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