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Thread: Larry Vickers 2-Day Level-1 Carbine Class - May 15-16, 2016 Houston, Texas

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    Larry Vickers 2-Day Level-1 Carbine Class - May 15-16, 2016 Houston, Texas

    Larry Vickers 2-Day Level-1 Carbine Class - May 15-16, 2016 Houston, Texas

    Larry Vickers is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms related TV shows on the Sportsman Channel with the latest being TacTV of which Bravo Company is a presenting sponsor.Larry Vickers special operations background is one of the most unique in the industry today; he has been directly or indirectly involved in the some of the most significant special operations missions of the last quarter century. During Operation Just Cause he participated in Operation Acid Gambit - the rescue of Kurt Muse from Modelo Prison in Panama City, Panama. As a tactics and marksmanship instructor on active duty he helped train special operations personnel that later captured Saddam Hussein and eliminated his sons Uday and Qusay Hussein. In addition he was directly involved in the design and development of the HK416 for Tier One SOF use which was used by Naval Special Warfare personnel to kill Osama Bin Laden. Larry Vickers has developed various small arms accessories with the most notable being his signature sling manufactured by Blue Force Gear and Glock accessories made by Tangodown. In addition he has maintained strong relationships with premium companies within the tactical firearms industry such as BCM, Aimpoint, Black Hills Ammunition, Wilson Combat and Schmidt & Bender.

    Larry Vickers travels the country conducting combat marksmanship classes for law abiding civilians, law enforcement and military and has partnered with Alias Training to coordinate classes to best meet the needs of the students attending the class.

    Alias Training & Security Services

    Larry Vickers 2-Day Level-1 Carbine Class - May 15-16, 2016 Houston, Texas

    Topics covered include carbine safety, stance, zeroing sights, sight alignment and trigger control. Familiarization with their carbine topics includes field stripping and maintenance. Other subject matter that is covered includes reloads, presentation, strong side & weak side shooting, shooting positions, use of cover, and introduction to different skill drills including dry fire and bullseye shooting. Malfunction drills and shooting on the move. Timed fire drills and evaluations based on class skill level.

    Instructor: Larry Vickers

    Class dates: May 15-16, 2016

    Cost: $525

    Location: Eagle Lake, Texas


    500 Old Altair Road
    Eagle Lake, Texas

    Weapon & Gear Class Requirements:

    - Serviceable duty grade carbine
    - Serviceable sling (tactical type preferred.)
    - Minimum of 5 serviceable carbine magazines
    - Optics (Optional, but highly suggested)
    - Minimum 1 carbine magazine pouch - or method to carry at least two spares magazine(s)

    - Serviceable handgun
    - Serviceable holster - No SERPA holsters please unless issued to you
    - Minimum one double magazine pouch / Ability to carry minimum of two magazines
    - Minimum of three serviceable magazines (5 is better)

    - Eye and electronic hearing protection
    - Suitable range wear depending on the season
    - Weapon cleaning & lubrication supplies
    - Good attitude

    Ammo Requirements:
    - 800 rounds of carbine ammunition
    - 150 rounds of handgun ammunition

    If you are interested in attending this class please use this link to the Alias Training sign-up page:

    If you have any additional questions please feel free to contact me;
    Paul A. Hotaling
    Alias Training & Security Services, LLC
    757-215-1959 (Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM)
    757-985-9586 (After Hours)

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    I signed up, for ammo are we able to use M855? Or just M193?



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