Introduction to AR-15 Rifle is designed for anyone that is interested in learning or expanding his/her knowledge of the AR weapon system.

Full Description: This four hour class will teach the following: history, controversy, ammunition, the importance of the barrel twist, the pros and cons of AR use for personal home defense and loading/unloading. By the end of this class, you will know how to load/unload an AR platform, disassemble/reassemble and name all the parts in the upper receiver. Once you have learned all about the AR-15 rifle, you will then move to the range to receive instruction and shoot up to 100 rounds. Shooting takes place outside.

This class includes the following materials:

Handouts

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois

Completion Certificate

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois

Register for this Class

$75 Due in full at time of registration

DayStart DateTimeSpaces
SatOctober 31, 20208:00 AM-12:00 PM13

Accreditation: Although this is not an NRA class, Red Dot Arms provides comprehensive training classes with Certified NRA Instructors. This class is exclusive to Red Dot Arms Training Academy and is not endorsed by the either the NRA or registered with the state of Illinois.

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Cost: $75

Payment is due in full at time of registration and is non-refundable, but transferable.

Length: 4 hours

This class consists of 2 hours of classroom instruction and 2 hours of range time.

Prerequisites: None

This is a novice class. There is no prerequisite for this class.

Skill Level

Novice
Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Class, Goals

To introduce students to the AR-15 Rifle.

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Age Requirements

Any age may attend, but those under 18 must be accompanied by participating parent or guardian. Prospective students under 21 years of age please contact us at training@rdarms.com.

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Prerequisites

This is a novice class. There is no prerequisite for this class.

Things that you should bring to the class!

  • AR Rifle….if you do not have one you can rent one
  • 100 rounds of ammo
  • Eye and Ear Protection
  • Appropriate clothing as shooting takes place outside
Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Qualifications, Fitness

For the purpose of your safety and accommodating special needs participants, please contact us at training@rdarms.com if any of the following conditions apply to you:

  • Pregnancy, mental handicap, physical handicap, disabled, visually impaired, under the influence of prescription drugs, under the influence of illegal drugs and/or under the influence of alcohol

Is this a shooting class?

Yes…2 hours of classroom instruction and 1-2 hours of range time

Do I need prior AR experience?

No…this is a beginner class.

Do I need to bring my own AR-15?

Yes and No…..you do need an AR for this class. If you do not have one you can rent one.

Are prescription eyeglasses acceptable for safety?

Not in the AR-15 classes. Due to higher case pressures, safety glasses will be required. There are safety glasses that will fit over your prescription glasses.

Red Dot Arms, Training, Concealed Carry, Lake County, Chicago, Illinois, Disclaimer

Disclaimer:

FOID Statement: Illinois residents that will be TRANSPORTING their own firearm to and from the class/range must be in possession of a valid FOID/CCL card, and be of legal age, 21 for handguns, and 18 for long guns.  A FOID card is not required to participate in the class. Out of state residents need to follow the age requirements and have a valid ID.

We reserve the right to dismiss any student for unsafe behavior and/or failure to follow instructions. No refund will be offered.