Who is this for?
This course if for any individual want to learn about long-range marksmanship, anyone wanting to understand the mindset and world of the sniper. Hunters etc are welcome to join this course. You will need to commit to all 7 modules in order to successfully complete and receive certification.
Note: This is not a pathway to a sniper career in any military or Police force. Nor is it intended to train paramilitary snipers.
What do I need?
You will need the following kit
- Own licensed rifle with telescope (license will be checked at the info session)
- Kit to sleep outside in the veld (like sleeping bag, eating utensils, torch, headlamp etc)
- Rucksack for the bush phase
- Personal clothing for the course
A complete list will be discussed at the info session.
NOTE – we can supply most of the kit that will be needed, so please discuss with us, as we do give preferential prices to our course attendees.
How much will this course cost?
(excluding ammo, range fees, travelling to and from venues, kit and food and drinks)
Info session – free (1 evening zero rifles)
Level 1 – R1000 + 25 rounds (1 day)
Level 2 – R1000 + 40 rounds (1 day)
Level 3 – R1300 + 10 rounds (overnight)
Level 4 – R1300 + 10 rounds (overnight)
Level 5 – R1000 + 10 rounds (1 day)
Level 6 – R1300 + 5 rounds (overnight – camo)
Level 7 – R1000 + 10 rounds (1 day tracking)
Fortis Club Members will get R500 discount from the total cost
What are the fitness requirements?
You will need to have good physical and mental fitness. The course is meant to push you and includes sessions where you need to TAB (Tactical Advance with Bergen) into an area, setup for the shoot, and exfil again. Rather be prepared than not able to complete the course. When in doubt, ask us.
19 Feb – info session, setting up of guns/scopes
5 & 12 Mar – level 1 (choose 1)
9 & 16 Apr – level 2 (choose 1)
6-7 & 13-14 May – level 3 (choose 1)
3-4 & 10-11 Jun – level 4 (choose 1)
9 & 16 Jul – level 5 (choose 1)
5-6 & 12-13 Aug – level 6 (choose 1)
10 & 17 Sep – level 7 (choose 1)
Course is held in Pretoria region. Please register your interest below.