Combat Ready Defender

Combat Ready Defender


Increase SF M-4 and pistol proficiency.  Provides training on 720 degree awareness, speed reloads, light level variations, weapons transitions and use of realistic scenario drills. The second half of the course focuses on mounted and dismounted operations and then transitions into small team tactics in regards to urban operations.

Course Overview: 

5 days of weapons drills, with 4 days of tactics focusing on Mounted, Dis-Mounted and Urban Operations preparing Defenders to respond to expeditionary situations.  Training also includes mission preparation, an OPORD course, and fire control and threat-weapon training.  It culminates with a Force-on-Force exercise to draw all skills together.


97 hours (10 Days). Hours vary each day


Qualified on M-4 and M-18 or M-9