Whether you’ve had an AK Rifle for a while, or you’re just getting into it, this class will help you gain the skill and knowledge to make you an all-around competent operator of the AK!
This is a two-day course presented by the Rifle Dynamics crew.Our goal in this class is to not only teach you independence for any repair, upgrade, or maintenance function you may want or need on your AK firearm, but to also give you the hands on experience. The Operator portion of this class builds on what was discussed in class.Day two will maximize your basic familiarity and proficiency with the AK weapon system through live fire drills on the range.
Day One – Classroom (8 Hours):
-History of the AK (AK-47, AK-74, AKM…)
-Nomenclature: Learning your AK firearm from the inside out
-Cycle of operation
-Maintenance and Repairs
oAssembly, disassembly, field-stripping, and troubleshooting
-Upgrades and alterations
-Diagnostics, safety, and warning precautions
Day Two – Range Day (8 Hours):
-Operating the AK Firearm in live fire drills on the range
oBased on the original Russian manual of arm, but modified for the western world
-Basic Operating Skills
-Test firing and Zeroing procedures
-Overview of use in fighting
-Movement drills, including after actions
-Malfunctions, reloads, etc.
Class Pre-requisites and Requirements:
-There are no pre-requisites for this class.However, students should have a basic familiarity with firearms and firearm’s safety.
-Each student will need to bring an AK-style firearm to use in this training.All other tools will be provided.
-We recommend bringing the AK Buttstock cleaning kit, if you have one.(Rifle Dynamics will have cleaning kits available for use in the class and/or for purchase.)
-Class time is typically 8AM – 5PM with lunch on your own
-No live ammunition will be allowed in the class.
Basic Range Gear Requirements:
-AK-47/74 Rifle w/ sling
-Three (3) magazines
-200 rounds of ammunition
-Hat, Jacket, Long Pants, boots
You are welcome to bring your AK that is having issues.We can use it in class to evaluate and repair simple problems, then function test the next day.If you don’t have an AK, we can supply one for you at an additional charge.
Most training sessions are located at the Rifle Dynamics Shop in Las Vegas, NV.However, if you are interested in hosting courses, please contact us.