Rifle Course
Rifle Course

IMPORTANT: All advertised courses are German-speaking only. We provide shooting courses in English on request. The maximum number of participants is 6.

2protect GmbH offers structured and advanced shooting courses with semi-automatic rifles (.22lr), for experienced and less experienced persons. The courses are for women and men from 18 years, maximum 6 participants per course. The aim of the courses is the safe and correct handling of firearms in theory and practice. A semi-automatic rifle can be "rented" for the duration of the course. Professional course management by former militia instructor of the Swiss Army. These courses are also suitable for weapon carriers in the security service and police aspirants. Course participants receive a confirmation (course certificate) with each module/shooting course. Important: These courses are exclusively held in .22lr calibre.

Who can, who can'tYou are at least 18 or not older than 60 years (60+ on request) old and not convicted of offenses against life and limb. A current extract from the criminal record not older than 3 months (order here onlineMUST be presented on the day of the course (except for gun carriers and police officers). Citizens of Albania, Algeria, Sri Lanka, Kosovo, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Turkey are NOT allowed on the course (see Switzerland, Weapons Act, Destination Combat Agency Operator). We reserve the right to refuse persons we think are inappropriate. We do not teach the people we really want to protect ourselves from!

Rifle Module 1 - Introduction
This course is just right for beginners who have never shot with a semi-automatic rifle before, as well as for lateral entrants who want to refresh their knowledge on the subject. In this course we will teach you the necessary basic knowledge and the safe handling of semi-automatic long guns.

Duration: 3 hours

Course content:

  • Legal requirements (CH)
  • Knowledge of weapons and ammunition
  • 4 Basic safety rules
  • Personal security check (PSK)
  • Independent preparation of the weapon
  • Initial positions (Low-Ready, High-Ready)
  • Manipulations (loading, unloading, magazine change, reloading)
  • Shooting distances from 10 to 25m

Course price:

  • CHF 210.-
  • Ammunition is included in the course price. For CHF 40.00 you can rent a semi-automatic rifle with red dot scope for the duration of the course.

Rifle Module 2 - Move & Stance
The participants can shoot with the weapon, move and take different positions. The manipulations of module 1 are consolidated again so that they can be carried out safely and quickly.

Conditions of participation: Rifle Module 1.

Duration: 3 hours

Course content:

  • Repetition Basics
  • Shooting in motion incl. manipulations
  • Different positions (standing and kneeling)
  • Control Scanning
  • Advanced environmental control (360° rotation)
  • Shooting distances 10 to 25m

Course price:

  • CHF 210.-
  • Ammunition is included in the course price. For CHF 40.00 you can rent a semi-automatic rifle with red dot scope for the duration of the course.

Rifle Module 3 - Team
The participants learn to move and communicate in a team.

Conditions of participation: Rifle Module 1 & 2

Duration: 3 hours

Course content:

  • Basics of teamwork
  • Fire and movement
  • Communicating
  • Shooting distances between 10 to 25m

Course price:

  • CHF 210.-
  • Ammunition is included in the course price. For CHF 40.00 you can rent a semi-automatic rifle with red dot scope for the duration of the course.

Rifle Module 4 - Speed
The participants learn to shoot different exercises under time pressure (e.g. 1 shot from low ready position, distance 10m in 1.2 seconds on an A4 sheet).

Conditions of participation: Rifle Module 1 & 2

Duration: 3 hours

Course content:

  • Basic exercises under time pressure
  • Exercises in motion, kneeling, lying
  • Rifle test exercises
  • Shooting distances from 10 to 25m

Course price:

  • CHF 210.-
  • Ammunition is included in the course price. For CHF 40.00 you can rent a semi-automatic rifle with red dot scope for the duration of the course.

Rifle Module 5 - Transition
Participants learn how to make the transition from long weapon to short weapon and back. 

Conditions of participation: Pistol Module 3, Rifle Module 1 & 2

Duration: 3 hours

Course content:

  • Basic manipulations pistol and rifle
  • Switching from long guns to short weapon
  • Shooting and manipulation in motion
  • Shooting distances from 7 to 25m

Course price:

  • CHF 210.-
  • Ammunition is included in the course price.
  • A pistol can be rented for CHF 30 for the duration of the course.
  • For CHF 40.00 you can rent a semi-automatic rifle with red dot scope for the duration of the course.

Rifle Module 6 - Transition Team
The participants can work in a team and change from long to short weapon.

Conditions of participation: Rifle Module 3 und 5

Duration: 3 hours

Course content:

  • Basic manipulations pistol and rifle
  • Review of the Rifle Module 3 topics
  • Communicating
  • Shooting distances from 7 to 25m

Course price:

  • CHF 210.-
  • Ammunition is included in the course price.
  • A pistol can be rented for CHF 30 for the duration of the course.
  • For CHF 40.00 you can rent a semi-automatic rifle with red dot scope for the duration of the course.

Rifle Basic Test
Participants take a basic test. This test contains 13 points, which must be fulfilled on time. Upon successful completion of the test, the participants receive a diploma. The Rifle Module 4 - Speed serves as a very good preparation for the test. (e.g. 1 shot from low ready position, distance 10m in 1.2 seconds on an A4 sheet.)

Conditions of participation: Rifle Module 1 & 2

Duration: 2 hours

Course content:

  • Warm-Up
  • Basic Test Program
  • Shooting distances from 10 to 25m

Course price:

  • CHF 120.-
  • For CHF 40.00 you can rent a semi-automatic rifle with red dot scope for the duration of the course.

Rifle Intermediate Test
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Rifle Advanced Test
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