• Pistol Caliber Carbine (PCC) Elements Theory
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Price: 695

Pistol Caliber Carbine (PCC) Elements Theory Course Description

(Formerly SubGun (SG))

This course is designed to give the beginner, intermediate or advanced shooter the proper fundamentals when handling the wide variety of PCC/subguns out on the market today. Starting with mindset, the class focuses on the core fundamentals, acceptable accuracy under stress, and how to properly manipulate a subgun to achieve the maximum effectiveness from this platform.

Subjects Covered

  • Life Safety Brief
  • Proper gear selection and placement
  • Establishing a proper zero for a pistol caliber round
  • Considerations of red dots / lights
  • 7 fundamentals (accuracy drills, axis and mechanics of recoil)
  • Acceptable accuracy drills
  • Balance of speed and accuracy
  • Speed reloads/tactical reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Movement Drills
  • Improvised shooting positions
  • Transitions Drills

Equipment List

Hardware – A functional PCC/SG chambered in 9mm, .40cal, .45 ACP or 5.7mm. If available, a spare weapon is also an excellent idea. 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. A pistol suitable for transition drills with 3 magazines.

  • 2,000 rounds of ammo
  • 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
  • SG magazine pouches, battle belt, or chest rig
  • Sling for your SG
  • Handgun and magazines
  • Tools that work on your weapon
  • A holster and magazine pouch that will retain equipment when moving
  • Water hydrating device
  • Knee and elbow pads (optional)
  • Gloves (optional)
  • An open mind

Dates & Locations

  • Fredericksburg, VA May 22 - May 24, 2020


Important Range Host Info
John Miller of SpartanCore Industries, LLC- Course will be held at Blue Ridge Arsenal located at 14725 Flint Lee Rd Chantilly, VA 20151

Contact: John at 540-322-7563 Email: spartancoreva@gmail.com
Range fee: $75/ 3-day class to be paid direct to the host the first day of class (includes lunch).

Meals: Lunch package is included in the range fee. Contact the host for more information.

Recommended Lodging: Holiday Inn & Suites 4335 Chantilly Shopping Ctr Chantilly, VA 20151, (703) 815-6060 (1.3 miles from the range)

Recommended Airport
Dulles International Airport (Approximately 8.3 miles from the range.)