Optical sight weapon shooting course - Alfa Metal training center

Optical sight weapon shooting course

This course is suitable for a wide range of shooters. Security officers designated as team snipers to hunters to precision shooter enthusiasts can all benefit from the instructions as given by a combat experienced Special Forces marksman.

Students will receive the understanding on how to manipulate their weapon, how to choose the right optical sight for their needs and how to make adjustments for best results.

The newly obtained knowledge will upgrade their skills and will provide them with new concepts on how best to use their weapon. The course can be adapted to students, who prefer to use their own weapon systems all the way to those, who are looking to be introduced to long distance shooting.


15 February - 17 February, 2022
24 August - 26 August, 2022
7 November - 9 November, 2022
7 December - 9 December, 2022

Course duration & Methods

3 Days | Theory and practice drills

Topics covered

  • Different weapon systems design
  • Shooting position according to body type
  • Range estimate
  • Adjustment for windage and moving targets
  • Zeroing techniques
  • Optimised grip for weapon control
  • Breathing techniques
  • Sight picture techniques for speed and accuracy
  • Shooting tempo and shot placement
  • Alternative shooting concepts

Training facilities

Weapons used

Ammunition per student

  • According to training program requirements

Group required for course

Min 5 students

Prerequisite skills

Intermediate competency level in use of weapons is recommended prior to enlisting


  • Professional qualification “Security Officer”
  • Vocational training – “ Practical Shooting”
  • Europass Supplement

Note: Alfa-Metal issued certificates are recognized worldwide by all reputable organisations and professionals in the security sector.

Own equipment

Student to bring:

  • Suitable clothing depending on season
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Tactical belt
  • Holster
  • Safety Goggles
  • Track suit/Sports clothing
  • Own weapon system ( if applicable )

Price and terms

  • € 1078.00 per student
  • 30% Deposit required upon enlisting

  • Catering and accomodation is not included
  • Payment method: Bank transfer


15 February - 17 February, 2022
24 August - 26 August, 2022
7 November - 9 November, 2022
7 December - 9 December, 2022

If you require us to conduct training in your country, get in touch with us.

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