UCP LEVEL 6 DIPLOMA IN SNIPER TRAINING

21 Day Diploma in Sniper Training

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

The course is designed mainly for government units, military and police specialist marksman units. However, this course is also open to private security contractors (PSC) Private Military Contractors (PMC) and/or for advancing from designated defensive marksman (DDM) to Sniper Elite and civilians wanting to learn how to be a tactical sniper for recreational, hunting, sports and competition.

The final mission is possibly the best in the business and will see your learned skills in action under the real time pressures of such role.

Our Instructors are British and American from the Sniper Elite or Class 1 Sniper unit from the military.

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COURSE INFORMATION

The 21-day tactical sniper course aim is to teach the student to make effective long-range shots with a rifle designed for that purpose.
The marksman will achieve the main units within the first 5 days going onto fulfil a live exercise from the ground up.
  • Marksmanship
  • Fieldcraft
  • Tactics
The first 5 days will focus on sniper marksmanship, as the overall result is still measured in placing a round on the intended target.
The trainee gains expert knowledge about sniper weapons, shooting, tactics, sneaking, hiding, camouflaging and survival basics in the nature. Therefore, the trainee is fully trained to work as a professional sniper shooter.

The advanced session will see the shooter actively go on a live tactical mission starting with the intel and brief, ending with the final shot.

Minimum Required Kit List

  • Tactical Belt
  • Tactical/Outdoor Boots
  • Clothing Appropriate For Climate And Conditions
  • Shooting Glasses (Ballistic)
  • Shooting Ear Protection (Ear Defenders)

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • instructor
  • Training equipment
  • Exams
  • Awards
  • Classroom
  • Range (where applicable)
  • Ammo (where applicable)

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Accommodation (where applicable)
  • Food and beverages
  • Flights (where applicable)
  • Airport Transfers (where applicable)
  • Safety Glasses (where applicable)
  • Ear Defenders (where applicable)
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Course Length

21 DAY

Course Cost

£10200

Location

USA, UK, Lebanon and Thailand

Qualification

UCP LEVEL 6 DIPLOMA IN SNIPER TRAINING

date

Course Dates

Any time of the month

Assessments

This course will be assessed by the range officer and firearms instructor for safety (nsp’s), range protocol, manners, emergency actions, accuracy and speed.
It will be assessed by 80% practical and 20% theory examination
A portfolio of training will be complimented by your award presented to you for your proof of participation which you will take with you as proof of your learning

Skill Prerequisites

  • Level 1 Pistol
  • IOF Level 1 Online Firearms (Rifle/Carbine)
  • Level 2 Basic Carbine Live Firearms Training
  • Level 3 Basic Tactical Carbine Live Firearms Training
  • Level 4 Dynamic Carbine Live Firearms Training
  • Level 5 Advanced Tactical Carbine Live Firearms Training
  • Level 6 Advanced Dynamic Carbine  Live Firearms Training
  • Or Equivalent with Instructor’s Approval

*All prerequisite awards should not be expired
so please check the expiry date before applying
*All Candidates should have a reasonable level
of personal fitness

COURSE CONTENTS

Topics Covered In This Basic Session One

  • Introduction To The Sniping Concept
  • Tactical Equipment
  • Tactical Sniper Rifle
  • Telescopes
  • Basic Ballistics
  • Setting Up Of Sniper System (Shooter, Rifle, Telescope And Ammunition)
  • Basic Marksmanship
  • The Necessary Equipment
  • Safety Rules And Procedures -NSP’s
  • Technical Characteristics
  • Kinds, Types And The Calibres Of The Sniper Ammunition
  • Basics Of Ballistics
  • Using Range Unit And Shooting Landmarks
  • Basics Of Shooting
  • Basics Characteristics Of The Projectile
  • Shooting Posture
  • Tactical Weapon Overload
  • Weapon Jams, Detecting And Fixing Them
  • Accurate Shooting
  • Alternative Shooting Positions
  • Shooting By Using Cover, Barricade
  • Camouflage Basics
  • Pairing Up
  • Disassembly, Assembly, Cleaning And Maintaining The Weapon

Topics Covered In Session Two Advanced

  • Using Range Unit And Shooting Landmarks
  • Shooting Posture
  • Tactical Weapon Overload
  • Backup Weapon
  • Advanced Shooting Techniques
  • Range And Wind Estimations
  • Stalking Techniques- Camouflage And Movement
  • Angle Shooting
  • Special Shooting Situations (Shooting Through Mediums)
  • Advance Ballistics
  • Hides
  • Observation Posts
  • Anti-Tracking
  • Long Distance Shooting Up To 1000meters.
  • Alternative Shooting Positions
  • Shooting By Using Cover
  • Shooting Moving Targets
  • Camouflage And Hides
  • Tactical And Operational Task Solving
  • Sniper Pair (Watcher And Shooter, Two Shooters)
  • Shooting From A Vehicle
  • Shooting The Vehicle (Through The Glass, Leaning Shot)
  • Disassembly, Assembly, Cleaning And Maintaining The Weapon
  • Live Mission
  • Emergency Evac Drills
  • SERE