Required Firearm: This course will only accept participants with a shoulder mounted, detachable magazine fed, gas operated, semi-automatic rifle capable of firing 223/556 or 308 rounds. (Magazine capacity of at least 20 rounds is required.) Optics, such as red dot sights, EOTech sights, scopes or similar devices will not be allowed in this course. All qualifications and range drills will be performed with "iron sights".
Law Enforcement duty-type patrol rifle (Zeroed and ready to shoot) fitted with a sling, at least 3 magazines with a capacity of at least 20 rounds each, duty handgun and DUTY GEAR (type worn on duty), hand held flashlight, knee pads and elbow pads, pen/pencil, large permanent marker, sight adjustment tool for the rifle, range clothing (appropriate range clothing does not include shorts or sleeveless shirts), appropriate cleaning equipment for rifle and handgun, eye and ear protection, cap (baseball), shooting mat (optional), spotting scope (optional).
ALL EQUIPMENT IS REQUIRED. Contact NLETC with questions regarding acceptable firearms and equipment prior to attending the course to ensure you will not be turned away.
Ammunition: 1500 rounds rifle ammunition, 250 rounds handgun ammunition