• Low Light and No Light
  • Price: 765

Low Light and Night Vision Course Description

**This course does NOT require Night Vision (Optional).**

**This course can be completed in any combination of handgun & carbine; handgun & PCC Pistol Caliber Carbine. ** Recommended ammo counts for these configurations are listed in the equipment list below.

The Restricted Visibility Elements Theory course is an advanced course focusing on the development of operational, technical and sustainment skills in high risk low light/no light environments. Throughout the class, shooters will be driven to utilize hand held and weapon mounted lights for both primary and secondary weapons. For those students that possess NODs, after all the fundamental light work is complete we will give a NOD familiarization package including: NOD operations (controls, mounting, safety) and weapon configuration for low light/no light environments (flash hiders, IR lasers, VIS lasers), if students possess such equipment.

Requirements: Handgun 1 and Carbine 1 or similar courses.

Cost: Price will be shown in cart.

Subjects Covered

•Life Safety Brief

•Proper gear selection and placement

•Rapid threat acquisition and analysis

•The use of Hand held lights with Primary and Secondary weapons

•The use of the Primary as a light source for the Secondary weapon

•The use of weapon mounted lights with both weapon systems

•Multiple target engagement

•Natural and improvised shooting positions

•Weapon malfunction and clearance in low/no light

•Identifying targets utilizing ambient light/shadows while shooting/moving around obstacles with white light or NODs

•Shooting on the Move, and Team Movement drills

Equipment List

Students provide their own ammo:   **Carbine & Handgun (minimum: 1500 rounds of  carbine / 500 rounds handgun). Pistol caliber carbines PCC’s are a substitute for carbine and need the 1500 rounds plus handgun 500 rounds.

Hardware – A functional and practical handgun chambered in 9mm, .40 cal, or .45 ACP. If available, a spare weapon system is also an excellent idea.

A functional and practical carbine or battle rifle chambered in 5.56×45, 5.45×39, 300 Blackout, 7.62×39, 7.62×51. If available, a spare weapon system is also an excellent idea.

• Hand held light, carbine light, and handgun light

•A cleaning kit and tools that are compatible with the weapon system(s) in question is also a must.

•Each student should have a minimum of 5 working magazines.

•Note pad, and pen/pencil

•Clothing suited to strenuous activity as well as being seasonally appropriate

•Rain gear / cold weather gear (seasonal)

•Ear pro (electronic preferred) / Eye pro

•Baseball style hat recommended

•Proper belt to support equipment

•Carbine magazine pouches, Battle belt, or Chest rig

•A holster and magazine pouch that will retain equipment when moving

•Tools that work on your weapon

•Weapons lube

•Water hydrating device

•Knee and elbow pads (optional)

•Gloves (optional)

•An open mind

•Recommended: Ballistic Helmet (if bringing NOD’s)

Contact us to host a class.

Dates & Locations

  • Linden, CA December 7 - December 9, 2024


Important Range Host Info

Linden Gun Range – Course will be held at Linden Gun Range located at 828 S. Hewitt Rd. Linden, CA 95236

Contact: Christine at 209.887.3191 Email: christine@lindengunrange.com

Range fee:  to be paid direct to the host before the beginning of the course.

2024 Range Fee Links: Coming soon.


CET1: 0730AM-4PM. Confirmed start times will be sent out about 2 weeks before class.

LLNL: Each day the class will gather at the range at 3:30PM, and will end around 10PM.

Meal: Restaurants approximately 7-15 minutes from the range.

Recommended Lodging Areas:

Various options available in Ripon, Stockton, or Manteca.

(All areas are approximately 30 minutes / 25 miles from the range.)

Recommended Airports: (Each approximately 1hr to 1.5hrs from the range.)

Stockton Metropolitan Airport Stockton, CA (SCK)

Sacramento International Airport Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Oakland International Airport Oakland, CA (OAK)