Urban Police Sniper

This 3-day program is designed for officers currently assigned to the position. Officers attending this course of study must have attended at least one recognized basic police sniper class and provide proof of successful completion.  Students can expect training time of approximately 24-26 hours of training time.

This course offers intensive study in precision rifle and police sniper skills, tactics and techniques under urban conditions. The student will participate in classroom training along with field and shooting exercises designed to challenge their marksmanship, teamwork, observation and communication skills, judgment, and performance under stress.

Curriculum includes, but not limited to;

Proficiency Courses of Fire  and demonstrated safe handling culminate in a certificate of proficiency upon successful completion of the qualification course.

Shooting exercises for this school are designed for the bolt action law enforcement rifle equipped with telescopic sight adjustable for elevation and windage.  Note: in order to successfully complete the school, the rifle/ammo combination should be capable of consistently firing a five (5) shot group not larger than one minute of angle. (One inch at 100 yards).  It is suggested that the caliber be not less than .223 nor greater than .300 Win Mag.

The cost is $595 per student. Please remit purchase order, check or money order along with entry application payable to: Crosshairs, Inc., 260 Hurricane Rd., Keene, NH. 03431.   Download applications from our web site - www.crosshairs.orgor call (603) 313-6949.  Pre-register by E-mail:   crosshairs@ne.rr.com.

Signature from Department head, Chief of Police or Agency Director required.  Students are responsible for their own ammunition, transportation, meals, and lodging arrangements. Crosshairs Inc. is not responsible for any expenses incurred in the event the training is canceled for any reason.

PLEASE NOTE: all applications and tuition/PO must be received prior to beginning of class.  Tuition includes a comprehensive classroom manual, and all classroom and range materials.  Confirmation will be sent upon receipt of application and tuition.

EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS: 150 rounds - match grade duty ammo required  Special application ammunition will be provided as part of the class tuition.

IF AVAILABLE: Students are responsible for their own ammunition.  Minimum requirement per student is 150 rounds.  Match grade duty ammunition is STRONGLY recommended.  *The qualification course must be fired with service ammunition issued by the individualís agency.