Pistol | Rifle 2 leverages the Level 1 foundations of Pistol and Rifle marksmanship by underscoring the use of environment, movement and mindset to achieve an elevated level of quick thinking, judgement and execution. 

During this advanced 2-day period of instruction, Loudoun Tactical pushes each student to perform under induced stress and high physical demand. Students are taken as far their ability permits as they participate in complex shooting scenarios, and team building exercises within a unique 180 degree shooting environment. Are you ready? All it takes is all you got. 

Instruction Overview:

  • Mindset
  • Combat Fitness
  • Gear Setup & Wearability
  • Reloading & Malfunction Drills
  • Rifle / Pistol Transition Drills
  • Shoot / No Shoot Judgment Drills
  • Strong Side / Weak Side Shooting Techniques
  • Defining / Utilizing Cover & Concealment
  • Operating Around & Within Barricades
  • Shooting Through Cover & Various Materials
  • Buddy Pair & Small Team Movement / Bounding
  • Engaging Multiple Targets While On the Move
  • 180 Degree Shooting Environment
  • Target Acquisition Speed Drills
  • Steel Target Confidence Drills
  • Two-Man Culminating Event Steel Shoot

Required Equipment:

  • Semi-Automatic Pistol
  • Semi-Automatic Rifle (AR/AK Platform)
  • Serviceable Plate Carrier or Chest Rig
  • Serviceable Magazines
    • 3 Pistol / 5 Rifle Minimum
  • Serviceable Magazine Pouches
    • 2 Pistol / 4 Rifle Minimum
  • Outside the Waistband Holster (Kydex or Leather)
    • Drop Leg or Belt Worn (No Serpa)
  • Functional Sling (2-Point VTAC Style Recommended)
  • 700-900Rifle Rounds
    • No Steel Core, armor piercing or tracer ammunition 
  • 400-500 Pistol Rounds
    • No Steel Core or armor piercing ammunition
  • Medical Kit (Belt or Vest Worn)
  • Weapon Lubrication & Cleaning Kit
  • Climate Appropriate Range Attire
  • Proper Ear & Eye Protection
  • Positive Mental Attitude



This course is recommended for those who have previously received formal instruction and or have a thorough understanding of firearm fundamentals and can demonstrate safe firearm handling skills. If you are uncertain or have any questions, email or message us.