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ACADEMY OF DEFENSIVE AND PROTECTIVE TRAINING

Las Vegas, Nevada

ADAPT

A private educational institution offering a full range of programs and courses focused on professional development of Military, Law Enforcement,
Professional Security, Shooting Sports, and Personal Self-Defense.



Multi-State Concealed Firearm Permit Courses

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Come see what sets our courses apart from the rest.
With 3 hours of classroom lecture and 5 hours of range instruction we are proud to offer more practical hands-on training than any other company in Nevada.

The Nevada class meets and exceeds all requirements set forth by the Nevada Sheriffs' and Chiefs Association to obtain a Nevada Concealed Firearms Permit. Multi-State Courses are also available. (NV, UT, FL)

State reciprocity laws change often.* Some States do not require a permit at all.

For more information on our CFP courses click here.



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Foundry Sessions

PISTOL - RIFLE - SHOTGUN - EDGED WEAPONS - EMPTY HAND

Building you to become weapons!
These 4-6 hour training sessions are designed to educate, encourage, evolve, and harden the warrior within.
Honing the basic fundamentals, introducing new skills sets, developing combat mindset, and expert diagnostics to help you advance your techniques to personal mastery!

Upcoming session topics are announced monthly, and student suggestions are encouraged.
Whether you are new to firearms or an experienced shooter these training sessions will keep building your skill level and keep them sharp.

For more information on these training sessions click here.


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Women Of High Caliber

We are proud to be the host of the Women of High Caliber

Women of High Caliber was formed to encourage all women to become involved in the shooting sports in a friendly, supportive environment.

Upcoming session topics can be found on their Facebook page or our WOHC page here


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*Disclaimer: ADAPT is an official NRA affiliate however this is not an official NRA website.*

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  • We conduct a large majority of our courses at Nevada's NSSF 5 Star Rated Range Clark County Shooting Complex.

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  • Upcoming Events

    • May 30, 2018 11:00 PM Until May 31, 2018 01:00 AM
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      About Primer
      Safety, Operation, Basic Marksmanship.
      This 2 hour range meet our prerequisite, and prepares students to attend our ongoing Foundry training sessions. Students learn the basics of firearms safety and operation, listen to lectures, participate in group activities, and receive hands on and one-on-one instruction.
      Training is focused towards weapons familiarization, and basic marksmanship.

      Topics covered:
      Range safety, Range Etiquette, Range Commands The Four Universal Safety Rules Appropriate Dry Practice procedures and exercises Grip, Stances: Isosceles and Weaver Presentation from the Holster to various ready positions. (Low Ready, Contact Ready, High Ready, Sul) Administrative Loading and Unloading Marksmanship: Balance of Speed vs. Accuracy Malfunction Clearances  Reloading: Tactical and Emergency  Survival Sequence To view our Course reservation procedure, and Cancellation and Refund Policy please click here.
    • May 31, 2018 01:00 AM Until 05:00 AM
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      Topic: Shooting on the move utilizing steel reactive targets.   Prerequisites: You must have either attended a Primer, a Pistol Fundamentals, or our Nevada Concealed Firearms Permit Course prior to attendance to this Foundry Session.   Description: During this session we will be building upon the skill sets covered on 1/4/2018 and we will be shooting at both paper and steel targets for transitions from close to far all the while on the move.   Exercises: Shooting with movement Shooting on the move Shooting multiple targets Target transitions while moving   Loadout: 150-200 rounds (Primary) Multiple weapons systems allowed (Rifle, Shotgun, Pistol) Concealment garments are encouraged
    • June 01, 2018 01:00 AM Until 03:00 AM
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      Women of High Caliber
      Presenter: ADAPT
      Topic: Introduction to Defensive Rifle
      Range Activity: Guided Range Exercise for Defensive Shooting skills.
    • June 03, 2018 03:00 PM Until June 04, 2018 02:00 AM
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      Details coming soon...
    • June 07, 2018 01:00 AM Until 05:00 AM
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      Topic: 3 Weapon Workshop   Prerequisites: You must have either attended a Primer, a Pistol Fundamentals, or our Nevada Concealed Firearms Permit Course prior to attendance to this Foundry Session. It is also encouraged that you have either attended both an Introduction to Defensive Shotgun, and an Introduction to Defensive Rifle course.   Description: During this session we will be cover the use of all three weapon systems and the differences that exist when clearing structures. Understanding distance, body posture when clearing corners and utilizing cover and concealment, patterning and penetration considerations.   Exercises: Movement throughout structures Cornering (Slicing the pie) Multiple weapon system transitions for safety and efficiency Loadout:
      Pistol: 100-150 rounds Shotgun: 50-75 Bird, 20 Slug Rifle: 75-100 rounds   Multiple weapons systems encouraged (Rifle, Shotgun, Pistol) If you do not have your own, rental weapons are available. Concealment garments are encouraged  
    • June 09, 2018 03:00 PM Until June 10, 2018 12:00 AM
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      Enroll Now! Space is limited
      Nevada Concealed Firearms Permit Course
      08:00 AM - 5:00 PM
      0800-1100 Classroom
      1100-1200 Lunch
      1200-1700 Range
      This 9 hour class meets all requirements set forth by the Nevada Sheriff and Chiefs Association to obtain a Nevada Concealed Firearms Permit. (Course may be offered in split sessions, check course calendar.)
      Classroom time: 3-4 hours
      Range time: 4-5 hours (Attention: $20.00 additional "Range Fee" this may be added to your cart prior to checkout)
      Lunch break: 1 hour (only applies to 9 hour session)(lunch is not provided)
      Minimum age for course attendance is 12 years old, unless you have permission from a Faculty Member.
      Permit applications will only be issued to those over the age of 20. (Course completion certificates are awarded to all individuals under 20. These certificates satisfy most requirements of a "firearms safety class" as they are conducted by a NRA Law Enforcement Instructor.)
      Upon completion of the course your signed application that must be submitted to the Police Agency in your County is only valid for 1 year.
      Eric Loden: NRA Instructor # 161586983 (Not a NRA approved course. However most states recognize this as a safety course as instructed by a NRA Instructor.)
      If you would like to schedule private in home, or alternate location training for yourself or a group, please contact us at info@adaptacademy.com
      Topics include:
      Firearms safe handling and storage Federal, State, and Local laws Criminal and Civil liability and the aftermath of a shooting incident Basic tactics, Single hand firing and positions Situational awareness, De-escalation, and threat avoidance Loading/Unloading, Aiming and Firing Techniques Concealed carry and presentation methods Rules of Engagement (legal and appropriate use of force in response to a violent threat) Defensive marksmanship (the balance between speed and accuracy) Survival Sequence (surviving the initial encounter, and beyond) Required Equipment needed:
      100 rounds of ammunition for qualifying weapon. 1 Gun (Effective October 1st, 2013, pursuant to Senate Bill 76 applicants need only to qualify with one weapon in order to carry both semi-automatics and revolvers.) [*]Magazines/speed-loaders for the gun [*]A Hat with brim and wrap-around eye and hearing protection
      Additional Equipment recommended:
      1 Holster 1 Magazine Pouch 1 Sturdy Belt 1 Gun 3 Magazines/speed-loaders for the gun If you need to rent a weapon please follow this link. Rental Weapons Packages
      Rental gear available. Please select your desired weapon type from the drop down menu on the next page once you have added the 
      item to your cart. 

      To view our Approved and Recommended Holster page click here.

      To view our Recommend Course Gear page click here.

      If you need to re-qualify for your currently expiring CFP and do not need to attend the full 8 hour course please follow this link. CFP Re-qualification Course

      *Attention: Reservation Rescheduling Fee of $25.00 for any individual that DOES NOT provide us with 24 hour notice that they need to reschedule.*
      **All courses are subject to cancellation if minimum attendance requirements are not met. All students will be notified of any cancellations as soon as possible.**

      Associated documents:

      LVMPD CFP Application(New revision with updated fees 07/2014)
      Nevada Approved Instructors List
      Federal State and Local Laws page

      If you are interested in seeing where your knowledge stands before taking the course, you can check yourself using our Quiz system. In order to take the Quiz on the NV CFP click Take Quiz

      State Reciprocity Laws allow carrying in an additional 24 states with the Nevada permit (as of 11/07/2013) *Please check often as statues change.

      http://handgunlaw.us

      To view our Course reservation procedure, and Cancellation and Refund Policy please click here.
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    • June 17, 2018 03:00 PM Until June 18, 2018 02:00 AM
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      Multi-State Concealed Firearms Permit Qualification Course
      08:00 AM - 7:00 PM
      Utah 0800-1300 Nevada 1000-1300 Lunch 1300-1400 Range 1400-`1900 This 1 day 10 hour class meets all requirements to obtain applications for Nevada, Utah, and Florida Concealed Firearms permits.
      Classroom time: 5 hours
      Range time: 5 hours
      (Attention: $20.00 additional "Range Fee" this may be added to your cart prior to checkout, and paid upon arrival to your course date by cash, card or check)(Checks made payable to ADAPT Group LLC)
      Lunch break: 1 hour (only applies to 9 hour session)(lunch is not provided) Click here to see a map of food vendors in the area. 
      Minimum age for course attendance is 12 years old.
      Permit applications will only be issued to those over the age of 20. (Course completion certificates are awarded to all individuals under 20. These certificates satisfy most requirements of a "firearms safety class" as they are conducted by a certified NRA Law Enforcement Instructor.)
      To apply for your Florida permit please follow this link. Download : Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida
      Upon completion of the course, your signed application that must be submitted to the Sheriff's Department in your County and is only valid for 1 year.
      Eric Loden: NRA Law Enforcement Instructor # 161586983 (Not a NRA approved course. However most states recognize this as a safety course as instructed by a certified NRA Instructor.)
      Topics include:
      Firearms safe handling and storage Federal, State, and Local laws (Currently only Nevada Laws are listed on our site, but we are working on Utah.) Prohibited areas (Nevada: Quick reference page, FAQ) Criminal and Civil liability and the aftermath of a shooting incident Basic tactics Situational awareness, De-escalation, and threat avoidance Loading/Unloading, Aiming and Firing Techniques Concealed carry and presentation methods Rules of Engagement (legal and appropriate use of force in response to a violent threat) Defensive marksmanship (the balance between speed and accuracy) Survival Sequence (surviving the initial encounter, and beyond) Required Equipment needed:
      100 rounds of ammunition for qualifying weapon. 1 Gun (per attendee) (Effective October 1st, 2013, pursuant to Senate Bill 76 applicants need only to qualify with one weapon in order to carry both semi-automatics and revolvers.) 2 Magazines/ or 2 speed-loaders for the gun  A Hat with brim and wrap-around eye and hearing protection Additional Equipment recommended:
      1 Holster 1 Magazine Pouch 1 Sturdy Belt 1 Gun 3 Magazines/speed-loaders for the gun If you need to rent a weapon please follow this link. Rental Weapons Packages
      Rental gear available. Please select your desired weapon type from the drop down menu on the next page once you have added the item to your cart. 

      To view our Approved and Recommended Holster page click here.
      To view our Recommend Course Gear page click here.

      Associated documents:

      Nevada LVMPD CFP Application(New revision with updated fees 06/24/2016)
      Utah BCI CFP Application (New revision with updated fees 02/01/2015)
      Florida: Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida
      Nevada Approved Instructors List
      List of Certified Firearms Instructors (Out of the State of Utah) (Nevada: Listed on pg.21 Eric Loden)

      Additional fees:

      $98.25 For Permit Application Filing Fee paid to LVMPD http://lvmpd.com/Permits/ConcealedFirearms/tabid/124/Default.aspx
      Utah BCI Permit Filing Fees: Utah residents $39.00 Non-residents $49.00
      $112.00 Florida Dept of Agriculture Permit Filling Fees Download : Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida

      State Reciprocity Laws change all the time, please check the following sites for the most up to date changes.
      http://handgunlaw.us or http://www.usafirearmtraining.com/

      *Attention: Reservation Rescheduling Fee of $25.00 for any individual that DOES NOT provide us with 48 hour notice that they need to reschedule.*
       **All courses are subject to cancellation if minimum attendance requirements are not met. All students will be notified of any cancellations as soon as possible.**
      To view our Course reservation procedure, and Cancellation and Refund Policy please click here.
    • June 21, 2018 01:00 AM Until 05:00 AM
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      Topic: Introduction to Defensive Shotgun   Prerequisites: No Prerequisite Required    Description: We will review information from our  2/28/18, and 4/25/18 sessions and then move into more challenging sequences of movement, manipulations, marksmanship, and critical decision making exercises.   Exercises: Understanding ammunition variations (Bird, Buck, and Slug) Patterning your shots at distance for good defensive groupings Loading, reloading, and clearing malfunctions Advanced manipulations for shell selection and single hand drills Shooting multiple adversaries Shooting on the move Loadout:
      50-100 Birdshot 20-30 Buckshot 10-20 Slug Multiple weapons systems allowed however we will be focusing on Shotgun this session Garments that accomodate carrying of shells is encouraged
    • June 28, 2018 01:00 AM Until 05:00 AM
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      Topic: Close Contact Engagements   Prerequisites:    Description:     Exercises: Loadout:
    • June 29, 2018 01:00 AM Until 03:00 AM
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      Women of High Caliber
      Presenter: To be announced
      Topic: Non-lethal, and alternate weapons for Self Defense (Tasers vs. Stun guns, Pepper Spray, Batons, Lights, and more)
      Range Activity: Standard target shooting session
    • July 01, 2018 03:00 PM Until July 02, 2018 02:00 AM
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      Multi-State Concealed Firearms Permit Qualification Course
      08:00 AM - 7:00 PM
      Utah 0800-1300 Nevada 1000-1300 Lunch 1300-1400 Range 1400-`1900 This 1 day 10 hour class meets all requirements to obtain applications for Nevada, Utah, and Florida Concealed Firearms permits.
      Classroom time: 5 hours
      Range time: 5 hours
      (Attention: $20.00 additional "Range Fee" this may be added to your cart prior to checkout, and paid upon arrival to your course date by cash, card or check)(Checks made payable to ADAPT Group LLC)
      Lunch break: 1 hour (only applies to 9 hour session)(lunch is not provided) Click here to see a map of food vendors in the area. 
      Minimum age for course attendance is 12 years old.
      Permit applications will only be issued to those over the age of 20. (Course completion certificates are awarded to all individuals under 20. These certificates satisfy most requirements of a "firearms safety class" as they are conducted by a certified NRA Law Enforcement Instructor.)
      To apply for your Florida permit please follow this link. Download : Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida
      Upon completion of the course, your signed application that must be submitted to the Sheriff's Department in your County and is only valid for 1 year.
      Eric Loden: NRA Law Enforcement Instructor # 161586983 (Not a NRA approved course. However most states recognize this as a safety course as instructed by a certified NRA Instructor.)
      Topics include:
      Firearms safe handling and storage Federal, State, and Local laws (Currently only Nevada Laws are listed on our site, but we are working on Utah.) Prohibited areas (Nevada: Quick reference page, FAQ) Criminal and Civil liability and the aftermath of a shooting incident Basic tactics Situational awareness, De-escalation, and threat avoidance Loading/Unloading, Aiming and Firing Techniques Concealed carry and presentation methods Rules of Engagement (legal and appropriate use of force in response to a violent threat) Defensive marksmanship (the balance between speed and accuracy) Survival Sequence (surviving the initial encounter, and beyond) Required Equipment needed:
      100 rounds of ammunition for qualifying weapon. 1 Gun (per attendee) (Effective October 1st, 2013, pursuant to Senate Bill 76 applicants need only to qualify with one weapon in order to carry both semi-automatics and revolvers.) 2 Magazines/ or 2 speed-loaders for the gun  A Hat with brim and wrap-around eye and hearing protection Additional Equipment recommended:
      1 Holster 1 Magazine Pouch 1 Sturdy Belt 1 Gun 3 Magazines/speed-loaders for the gun If you need to rent a weapon please follow this link. Rental Weapons Packages
      Rental gear available. Please select your desired weapon type from the drop down menu on the next page once you have added the item to your cart. 

      To view our Approved and Recommended Holster page click here.
      To view our Recommend Course Gear page click here.

      Associated documents:

      Nevada LVMPD CFP Application(New revision with updated fees 06/24/2016)
      Utah BCI CFP Application (New revision with updated fees 02/01/2015)
      Florida: Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida
      Nevada Approved Instructors List
      List of Certified Firearms Instructors (Out of the State of Utah) (Nevada: Listed on pg.21 Eric Loden)

      Additional fees:

      $98.25 For Permit Application Filing Fee paid to LVMPD http://lvmpd.com/Permits/ConcealedFirearms/tabid/124/Default.aspx
      Utah BCI Permit Filing Fees: Utah residents $39.00 Non-residents $49.00
      $112.00 Florida Dept of Agriculture Permit Filling Fees Download : Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida

      State Reciprocity Laws change all the time, please check the following sites for the most up to date changes.
      http://handgunlaw.us or http://www.usafirearmtraining.com/

      *Attention: Reservation Rescheduling Fee of $25.00 for any individual that DOES NOT provide us with 48 hour notice that they need to reschedule.*
       **All courses are subject to cancellation if minimum attendance requirements are not met. All students will be notified of any cancellations as soon as possible.**
      To view our Course reservation procedure, and Cancellation and Refund Policy please click here.
    • July 12, 2018 01:00 AM Until 05:00 AM
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      Topic: Speed and Accuracy   Prerequisites: You must have either attended a Primer, a Pistol Fundamentals, or our Nevada Concealed Firearms Permit Course prior to attendance to this Foundry Session. (Primer session precedes this Foundry session.)   Description: Building upon the techniques learned in the previous session 2/7/2018, we will move into measuring the balance of speed and accuracy with both close and distant or large and small target areas and transitioning between the two.   Exercises: Perfect presentation Mastering the 3 Secrets of Marksmanship Sight acquisition Flash sight picture Sight discipline Recoil management Multiple target transitions   Loadout: 150-200 rounds (Primary) Multiple weapons systems are allowed however the focus of the session will be on Pistol from the holster Concealment garments are encouraged
    • July 15, 2018 03:00 PM Until July 16, 2018 02:00 AM
      0  
      Multi-State Concealed Firearms Permit Qualification Course
      08:00 AM - 7:00 PM
      Utah 0800-1300 Nevada 1000-1300 Lunch 1300-1400 Range 1400-`1900 This 1 day 10 hour class meets all requirements to obtain applications for Nevada, Utah, and Florida Concealed Firearms permits.
      Classroom time: 5 hours
      Range time: 5 hours
      (Attention: $20.00 additional "Range Fee" this may be added to your cart prior to checkout, and paid upon arrival to your course date by cash, card or check)(Checks made payable to ADAPT Group LLC)
      Lunch break: 1 hour (only applies to 9 hour session)(lunch is not provided) Click here to see a map of food vendors in the area. 
      Minimum age for course attendance is 12 years old.
      Permit applications will only be issued to those over the age of 20. (Course completion certificates are awarded to all individuals under 20. These certificates satisfy most requirements of a "firearms safety class" as they are conducted by a certified NRA Law Enforcement Instructor.)
      To apply for your Florida permit please follow this link. Download : Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida
      Upon completion of the course, your signed application that must be submitted to the Sheriff's Department in your County and is only valid for 1 year.
      Eric Loden: NRA Law Enforcement Instructor # 161586983 (Not a NRA approved course. However most states recognize this as a safety course as instructed by a certified NRA Instructor.)
      Topics include:
      Firearms safe handling and storage Federal, State, and Local laws (Currently only Nevada Laws are listed on our site, but we are working on Utah.) Prohibited areas (Nevada: Quick reference page, FAQ) Criminal and Civil liability and the aftermath of a shooting incident Basic tactics Situational awareness, De-escalation, and threat avoidance Loading/Unloading, Aiming and Firing Techniques Concealed carry and presentation methods Rules of Engagement (legal and appropriate use of force in response to a violent threat) Defensive marksmanship (the balance between speed and accuracy) Survival Sequence (surviving the initial encounter, and beyond) Required Equipment needed:
      100 rounds of ammunition for qualifying weapon. 1 Gun (per attendee) (Effective October 1st, 2013, pursuant to Senate Bill 76 applicants need only to qualify with one weapon in order to carry both semi-automatics and revolvers.) 2 Magazines/ or 2 speed-loaders for the gun  A Hat with brim and wrap-around eye and hearing protection Additional Equipment recommended:
      1 Holster 1 Magazine Pouch 1 Sturdy Belt 1 Gun 3 Magazines/speed-loaders for the gun If you need to rent a weapon please follow this link. Rental Weapons Packages
      Rental gear available. Please select your desired weapon type from the drop down menu on the next page once you have added the item to your cart. 

      To view our Approved and Recommended Holster page click here.
      To view our Recommend Course Gear page click here.

      Associated documents:

      Nevada LVMPD CFP Application(New revision with updated fees 06/24/2016)
      Utah BCI CFP Application (New revision with updated fees 02/01/2015)
      Florida: Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida
      Nevada Approved Instructors List
      List of Certified Firearms Instructors (Out of the State of Utah) (Nevada: Listed on pg.21 Eric Loden)

      Additional fees:

      $98.25 For Permit Application Filing Fee paid to LVMPD http://lvmpd.com/Permits/ConcealedFirearms/tabid/124/Default.aspx
      Utah BCI Permit Filing Fees: Utah residents $39.00 Non-residents $49.00
      $112.00 Florida Dept of Agriculture Permit Filling Fees Download : Application for concealed weapons license for the State of Florida

      State Reciprocity Laws change all the time, please check the following sites for the most up to date changes.
      http://handgunlaw.us or http://www.usafirearmtraining.com/

      *Attention: Reservation Rescheduling Fee of $25.00 for any individual that DOES NOT provide us with 48 hour notice that they need to reschedule.*
       **All courses are subject to cancellation if minimum attendance requirements are not met. All students will be notified of any cancellations as soon as possible.**
      To view our Course reservation procedure, and Cancellation and Refund Policy please click here.v
    • July 19, 2018 01:00 AM Until 05:00 AM
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      Topic: Shooting on the move and on moving targets.   Prerequisites: You must have either attended a Primer, a Pistol Fundamentals, or our Nevada Concealed Firearms Permit Course prior to attendance to this Foundry Session. (Primer session precedes this Foundry session.)   Description: Building upon the techniques learned in the previous sessions 1/4/2018 and 5/30/2018, we'll be shooting while moving and on reactive moving targets.   Exercises: Proper footwork for movement Moving smoothly in all directions Cadence drills   Loadout: 150-200 rounds (Primary) Multiple weapons systems are allowed however the focus of the session will be on Pistol from the holster Concealment garments are encouraged
    • July 26, 2018 01:00 AM Until 05:00 AM
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      Topic: Introduction to Defensive Rifle   Prerequisites:    Description:     Exercises: Loadout:
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