Cost: $100/ $125 (To Rent Rifle)

Age: 18+

The Beginner AR-15 Fundamentals course is designed for anyone wishing to learn more about the AR-15 platform. Whether you are a first time AR-15 owner or you have been training with them for years, this class is for you. In this class you will learn about the history of the AR-15, characteristics, nomenclature, disassembly, preventive maintenance, cleaning and inspection, sights and adjustments, and optics and accessories. You are encouraged to bring your personal cleaning kit and note taking material. There will be a live-fire practical application in this course.

Topics covered:

  • History of the AR-15
  • Nomenclature and cycle of operation
  • Disassembly and reassembly
  • Cleaning and maintenance
  • Shooting fundamentals and zeroing

Required Materials:

  • 50 rounds of ammunition
  • AR-15 rifle

Registration and prepayment is required. If you prefer to register in person, please visit the store and see a sales associate.

View our Refund & Cancellation Policy here.

Matthews Instructor:

Mike O’Brien- NRA Certified Instructor

Shannon Gray– NRA Certified Instructor

Ben Newton– NRA Certified Instructor

Mooresville Instructor:

Mike O’Brien- NRA Certified Instructor



Visit our TRAINING CALENDAR on our home page for course dates and REGISTRATION!