This will be a “Train the Trainer” course that covers various aspects to using an RDS (Red Dot Sight) equipped handgun. Learn about and how to employ your handgun with an attached RDS.



Optic science

Optic selection and concerns

Administrative and SOP development for MRDS use (LE)

Duty carry/CCW Carry

Understanding hand/eye coordination

Firearm fundamentals applied to the MRDS

Understanding of diagnostics through the MRDS

Stress inoculation

Threat anatomy

Drawing from IWB/OWB

Tactical and emergency reloads with reacquisition of the MRDS

Austere shooting positions

Transitions using an MRDS Pistol

Maximizing and recognizing adequate cover/concealment/deflection

Basic movements

Optic malfunctions/handgun malfunctions

Required Equipment:
Ear and eye protection
Pistol (caliber: 9mm or larger) with a holster
3-5 mags

100 rounds of Duty ammunition
1200 - 1500 rounds of ammunition
1-2 mag pouches

Personal Individual FIrst aid kit (Gear to be used on you)


Additional but not required equipment:
Knee pads
Spare Firearm
Cleaning kit w/ oil
Rain gear and sunscreen (depending on weather)

After payment, your slot is guaranteed in class.

LE/MIL RDS Instructor