Menu

Setup

Before we do anything. Let's check your rifle is correctly setup and shooting for you. Learn about rifle, optics, turrets, reticles and more. It's a gear shakedown and setup.

Fundimentals

A primer of the fundamentals of shooting - positioning, trigger control, recoil management.

Zero

Learn how to properly zero your rifle, understand the process, refine your setup.

'Try' Data

Using a Chronograph and Ballistic Software, develop a basic ballistic profile for your system.

Confirm

Confirm our ballistic predictions, refine and true theory with actual.

Integrate

Go through the process of creating drop sheets and date, ready for the field.

Precision Rifle

Fundamentals Course

Sort your setup and get a firm understanding of how it works and how to get the most out of it. From gear setup to zeroing and confirmation, ballistic solution development and confirmation - combine science and art into a core that you can continue to build on.

The course

This course is for the shooter who is looking for an in-depth introduction in the world of precision shooting. Developing a better understanding of the equipment required, it's setup and it's utilisation to consistently and quickly engage targets at range.

New to shooting, wanting to hone the fundamentals or wanting some time to create and validate some data, this is the day for you.

Based in Auckland, a private range will allow you to shoot out as far as the rifle and you are capable of.

$650

Pre-Requisites

Minimal. A willingness to learn and an appreciation for basic firearms safety. If you need to, we can even supply the firearm!

What you bring to the course in regards to previous experience and equipment will determine how fast we can progress to shooting out to distance. A previously setup firearm, that is already zeroed and dialled in, will allow us to get pushing out to distance further - but - if we need to start from scratch and get your new gun on paper - we can do that as well.

Course Contents

It should be noted, that courses are always customised to the client's requirements and prior experience. We will determine what exactly you are seeking to achieve and will be able to cater to it.

  • Basic firearms handling
  • Optics usage - focus, parallax adjustment, zeroing
  • The fundamentals of marksmanship
  • Developing a basic ballistics profile
  • How to estimate and read the wind
  • Drop data acquisition and validation

Equipment requirements

If you don't already have any of this - let us know and we can organise a suitable firearm to use on the day.

Required

  • A rifle that is capable of at least printing a 1 Minute of Angle (1 inch) group at 100 meters/yards
  • A bipod mounted onto the system
  • 40 rounds of your normal 'main' ammunition (we may only need to shoot half of that)
  • A magnified optic that has exposed target style turrets, a tactical style reticle (MIL or MOA)
  • Appropriate clothing for the weather
  • Any special dietry requirements of medical supplies (please notify us)

Nice to have, but not critical (and we can supply)

  • Your ballistic computer (let us know what you are bringing)
  • A rangefinder and kestrel weather meter
  • A suppressor (some ranges require the use of suppressors)

We supply

  • Chronograph, targets, safe shooting environment
  • One on one tuition and coaching
  • Additional equipment to use and test

What you will walk away with

  • A gun that is ready to go and a better understanding of how it works
  • An understanding of the shooting fundamentals - how to apply them, when to break them
  • Verified and tested ballistic charts for your primary ammo
  • Error Budget Data Analysis - know how far you can go!

Full day course - $650

I know. We all hate popups.
But, the fact remains that eMails are the best way for us to keep you up to date with what is going on at Precision Shooter. Facebook and Google are not as a reliable method of search as they once were when it comes to firearm related websites.

Join over 10,000 shooters who are part of the Precision Shooter Community - every week you will get a short update from me. Be the first to know about new resources, upcoming events, courses and more.

As a thank you, you will also instantly get a copy of our training targets - which we use for zeroing, drills, general practice and more. Just print and go!
We respect your privacy. No SPAM. Ever. Hit escape to make this go away.

Prefer to call? Get Kerry on - (021) 2900 333