»Sniper Team Leader

Sniper Team Leader
  • Price: $750.00
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Round Count:
    600 precision rifle
    300 rounds 5.56
    500 rounds pistol Student note- Please do not bring any steel core, armor piercing or tracers. They will not be allowed in any SofNet courses.
  • Prerequisites:
    Basic SniperIntermediate SniperAdvanced Sniper

Course Dates

  • No Course Dates Scheduled


This course focuses on building a dynamic shooting team from the 2 man level to a complete sniper section. Spotter shooter communication and SOPs are developed including Sniper initiated assaults, team medical plans and fine tuned for efficiency. Speed shooting is stressed with the use of hold-offs and multiple target engagement training. Hides, FFPs both rural and urban are practiced. Barrier shooting and command fire tactics are used stressing the use of shooter/shooter techniques. This curriculum is based on the current SOTIC/ SFSC training template.

Training Topics

  • Safety
  • Data Collection
  • Hide Site/FFP Selection
  • Urban/Rural
  • Shooter/Shooter Dynamic
  • Stress, Speed & Accuracy
  • Developing SOP
  • MIssion Planning & Executing
  • Live Fire FTX
  • Reading Wind/Mirage
  • Night Vision Shooting
  • Thermal Device Shooting

Required Equipment

  • Precision rifle in desired caliber with bi-pod
  • Minimum 10x optic 
  • tri-pod
  • Pistol with three magazines with pouches to support magazines on person
  • Carbine 5.56 with four magazines with pouches to support magazines on person
  • Med kit (blowout kit)
  • Shooting Sock
  • Spotting Scope
  • Ghillie Suit
  • Camelback
  • Assault Pack
  • Hidesite kit
  • Calculator
  • Pens/Pencils
  • Notepad/Data Book
  • Sling
  • Ear Protection
  • Eye Protection
  • 550 cord
  • Sunblock

Recommended Equipment

  • Ballistic Computer - Kestrol 4500 with Horus
  • Quarterback Forearm card/quarterback sleeve
  • Laser Range Finder

Food & Water

Recommended 2 gallon water per day, Students will not be released for lunch. Enough food to support lunch and a day of shooting should be carried in each day