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Introduction to the AR-15 Rifle – 4 Hours $125

(Maximum 6 Participants)

Designed for new or “rusty” AR-15 shooters, this class will cover safety, nomenclature, cycle of operation, rifle takedown, and the fundamentals of rifle marksmanship. Once on the range, participants will sight in their rifle while attaining their “battle-sight zero.” Participants will then practice shooting positions, rifle presentation with and without sling, and engaging targets at various distances. Optical sights are optional if participants bring their own AR-15.

Course Requirements:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid FOID card.
  • You must provide your personal AR-15 and two 30-round magazines.
  • Student must bring 100 rounds of OnTarget approved ammunition
  • Eye and ear protection will be provided.
  • Wear proper shooting attire (crew neck shirt and closed toe, high traction shoes) for range portion of class
  • Bring two-point rifle sling (optional)
  • Bring a great attitude!

Introduction to the AK-47 Rifle – 4 Hours $125

(Maximum 6 Participants)

Designed for new or novice AK-47 Shooters, this class will begin with the history of the AK-47 rifle. Students will start in the classroom to cover safety, nomenclature, function of operation, and fundamentals of rifle marksmanship. Once on the range, participants will sight in their rifle while attaining their “battle-sight zero.” Participants will then practice shooting positions, rifle presentation with and without sling, and engaging targets at various distances. Optical sights are optional if participants bring their own AK-47.

Course Requirements:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid FOID card.
  • You must provide your personal AK 47 and one 30-round magazine.
  • Student must bring 100 rounds of OnTarget approved ammunition
  • Eye and ear protection will be provided.
  • Wear proper shooting attire (crew neck shirt and closed toe, high traction shoes) for range portion of class
  • Bring two-point rifle sling (optional)
  • Bring a great attitude!

Carbine Skills & Drills – 2 Hours $100

(Maximum 6 Participants)

Add some excitement to your shooting regimen! Sign up for our Carbine Skills & Drills class. Each class, covering a different skill set (multiple target engagements, combat reloads, rapid fire exercises, and low-light target acquisition), is designed to improve your speed, accuracy and safe firearm handling while increasing the familiarity with your own carbine. Whether you own an AR-15 or AK-47, this course is the perfect follow-up to our intro-level carbine classes. Held once a month, this class is perfect for the budget conscious carbine enthusiast.

Course Requirements:

  • You must be 18 and possess a valid FOID card.
  • You must be a graduate of the OnTarget “Introduction to the AR-15 or AK-47” classes.
  • You must provide your personal carbine (AR-15 or AK-47), 3 magazines, and 350 rounds.
  • Bring a 2-point sling attached to the firearm.
  • Bring eye and ear protection.
  • Wear proper shooting attire with tactical vest (cargo trousers and high traction, closed toe footwear are ideal).
  • Bring a motivated attitude and be ready to shoot and move!

The Ultimate Rifleman: Demonstrating Your Skills & Drills – 3 Nights $300

(Maximum 6 Participants)

This action packed 3-week course begins with the introduction to the AR-15/AK-47 Rifle. Week 1 will cover the history, nomenclature, breakdown and reassembly, fundamentals of marksmanship, cleaning, and zeroing your sights on the range. The following 2 weeks will take you down range for shooting including warm-up drills, shooting from different positions, multiple target engagements, combat re-loads while engaging targets, failure drills and low-visibility shooting.

Course Requirements:

  • You must be at least 21 years of age and possess a valid FOID card.
  • You must provide your personal AR-15/AK-47 rifle, 5 magazines, and a 2-point sling for the course.
  • Students will provide their own ammo for the 3-week course.
  • AMMO REQUIREMENTS are as follows:
    • Week 1: 100 rounds
    • Week 2-3: 300 rounds PER WEEK
    • TOTAL Rounds Needed for Course: 700 rounds
  • You must be a graduate of OnTarget’s “Intro to the AR-15/AK-47 Rifle” to attend the Skills & Drills course.
  • Bring Ear & Eye protection.
  • Wear proper shooting attire to include loose fitting clothing or tactical pants with pockets, traction shoes or boots. Long sleeve shirts are required. Tactical vests and gear are encouraged and may be worn, but not required.
  • OnTarget Instructors will provide bottled water and sport drinks at no charge to ensure students are properly hydrated during the course of fire.
  • Bring a motivated attitude and be ready to shoot & move.

Intro to Shotguns – 3 Hours $150

(Maximum 6 Participants)

A shotgun is the most versatile firearm platform you can own. Assorted configurations, interchangeable barrels, and multiple ammo choices make it a firearm you shouldn’t be without. Learn what to look for and how to avoid falling for the myths surrounding shotguns. Discover how adding this one simple firearm to your collection will open a world of shooting sport options, from hunting to home defense – the shotgun can do it all!

Class Requirements:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid FOID card
  • Ammunition will be provided by OnTarget but you are encouraged to bring your own shotgun.
  • Wear proper shooting attire (crew neck shirt and closed toe, high traction shoes) for range portion of class
  • Bring a great learning attitude!