This one-day course is designed for students with little previous experience with a carbine/rifle. It is designed to educate students on all aspects of operating and maintaining the platform. This course will focus on fundamentals of defensive rifle operation and act as a foundation for advanced courses. Combat Mindset, Marksmanship, and Weapons Manipulation are the core fundamentals taught in this course. Students are encouraged to bring a M4/AR15 style carbine/rifle.