Low Light Long Gun

CLASS COST: 

$175

A non-refundable $100 deposit is needed to reserve your spot.
The remaining balance (unless paid in full) plus applicable range fee is due at the start of class via CASH or CHECK.

 

DESCRIPTION:

There is a good reason the saying isn’t, ‘When things go ‘bump’ in the daylight.’  Bad things happen all the time, and that includes hours of darkness or in dark places. Low Light Long Gun is designed to explore, test and evaluate the various methods of using a rifle or shotgun for defensive purposes in low or no-light situations.  This course will introduce the student to a variety of low/no-light techniques for use in the real world.

 

WHO IS THIS CLASS FOR?

This class is for the student who is very proficient with their handgun AND rifle/shotgun fundamentals and manipulation during the day and are looking to build on those skills in the hours of darkness. This class is for the intermediate to experienced shooter who understands and applies the four firearm rules of responsible gun handling as a way of life. Students should be absolutely competent manipulating a handgun AND long gun with both hands available and have the ability to shoot with practiced marksmanship. 

 

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Whole Person Concept
  • Positive Target Identification
  • Utilizing the Defensive Long Gun in Low-Light/No-Light
  • Hand-Held Light Techniques
  • Weapon Mounted Light Techniques
  • Use of Handgun with Long Gun in Low-Light/No-Light
  • Shooting in Ambient Conditions
  • Ammo / Gear / Light Choices

REQUIREMENTS:

LONG GUN (either a Rifle/Carbine or Shotgun)

Sighted-In Semi-Auto Rifle/Carbine
(Rifles that accept AR-15 or AK style magazines are most common, but we can work with you on almost any type)

Rifle/Carbine Weapon Light

400 Rounds of Rifle Ammunition

3 Magazines

-- or -- 

Patterned / Sighted-In Pump / Semi-Automatic Shotgun

Shotgun Weapon Light

200 Rounds of Buckshot and/or Slugs

Pouch or Carrier for Shotgun Ammo

 

HANDGUN

Handgun

Handheld Light

100 Rounds of Handgun Ammunition

3 Magazines
(You may want more if you magazine capacity is 10 or less)

Quality Holster (See FAQ for allowed types)

 

2 Glow Sticks (with a way to attach to your body)

Eye + Ear Protection

RECOMMENDATIONS:

Quality Rifle Sling

Handgun Weapon Mounted Flashlight with Proper Holster

Headlight with a Red Light Option

Appropriate Clothing for Weather

Sunscreen / Insect Repellent

Folding Canopy, Table and/or Chair

Snacks + Drink for 8 Hours of Training

 

 

PRE-REQUISITES:

  • MDFI Foundation Carbine/Shotgun (depending on what you're using) or equivalent (email us for approval if a non-MDFI class)
  • MDFI Foundation Handgun or equivalent (email us for approval if a non-MDFI class)
  • Valid Concealed Weapon License or Law Enforcement Credentials (if you do not have either, email us for instructions).
  • Must have working operational knowledge of the firearm you bring to class (i.e know how to load/unload safely).
  • MUST KNOW, UNDERSTAND AND APPLY THE FOUR FIREARM LIFE-SAFETY RULES AT ALL TIMES. See video below.
  • YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PASS THE MDFI FOUNDATION HANDGUN AND CARBINE (OR SHOTGUN) QUALIFIER AT THE BEGINNING OF THE DAY TO PARTICIPATE IN CLASS. For target qualification, click here (instructions on page 2).

NEED CLASS AMMO?

Fenix Ammunition

MDFI is partnered with Fenix Ammunition. This partnership allows you as a student to order your class ammo and have it shipped to you at a discount. For class pricing and to place your order, please email Fenix Ammunition and tell them you are an MDFI student.

Note: You MUST order at least a week prior to your MDFI class in order to receive it on time.

 

 

AvailableClasses

Low Light Long Gun - Albion

Prices:

  • Deposit ($100.00)
  • Full Tuition ($175.00)

Date: May 5, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Low Light Long Gun - Albion

Prices:

  • Deposit ($100.00)
  • Full Tuition ($175.00)

Date: August 4, 2018

Available Spaces: 13