Alternative Support Position


Topics Covered:

10 Positional Principles

Recoil Management

Gear Selection

Gear Deployment Techniques

Rough Terrain Experience

Alternate Tripod Usage

Distance Engagements

Moving Target Engagements


A single day training evolution solely focused on mastering Alternative Support Positions related to Sniper Operations in both Urban and Rural environments. In the world today, shots are rarely taken from the prone, but more often the officer is required to improvise or adapt to what is around him to provide a platform for engaging. This course will establish or reaffirm the 10 positional foundation principles for the attending officer. Stability, Accuracy, & Precision, from any position, any structure, limited to only the imagination and experience of the officer. The student will leave here with an invaluable skillset and confidence needed to excel in today's threat environment.