Virtual Firearms Training & Awareness


Safety, stance, zeroing for iron sights and optics

Virtual Target Shooting, Parker, Colorado

Carbine 1

Age: 18+ | Cost: $175 | Length of Course: 8 Hours | Pre-requisites: None

The Basic Carbine course is an entry level course for carbine shooters. This class is geared for those who have not had any formal instruction. Topics covered include safety, stance, zeroing for iron sights and optics, sight alignment and trigger control. Familiarization with their carbine includes field stripping and maintenance. Other subject matter that is covered includes reloads, presentation, shooting positions, and introduction to different skill drills including dry fire and bullseye shooting.

This class will leverage and utilize the shooting simulator for various drills and scenarios to help create a more interactive and stimulating training environment. These drills provide excellent dry fire exercises in a safe controlled classroom environment before conducting live fire drills at the pistol range.

Materials Provided By Virtual Target:
  • Targets
  • Ammunition and accessories can be purchased through Virtual Target at a discount rate
Materials Provided by Student:
  • Ear and eye protection (electronic hearing protection is strongly recommended)
  • Serviceable carbine – .223/5.56 or .300 Blackout type platform.
  • Serviceable sling- suitable for a variety of shooting positions – tactical type preferred
  • Minimum 1 magazine pouch – or method to carry spare magazine(s)
  • Minimum of 3 serviceable magazines
  • 200 rounds of ammo
  • Suitable range wear depending on the season
  • Good attitude



Important Notice: Firearms must be kept in a case until instructed otherwise and no ammunition will be allowed in the classroom. Please leave ammunition in your vehicle until you are instructed to retrieve it for ‘live fire’ exercises.

Advanced courses are performed at an outdoor range and may be subject to cancellation due to inclement weather. If courses are cancelled, they will be re-scheduled at the earliest possible time. Students will have the option to re-schedule at a later date or receive a full refund.