Rifle Confidence: 1

Firearms Tactical Training – Serving the Phoenix AZ Region

Course Description

Rifle Confidence: 1 is designed as an introductory class to owning and operating an AR style rifle. This class will build a user’s confidence in owning, caring for, carrying, and usage of their rifle. While created for the first-time rifle owner, this course acts as the foundation for Southwest Tactical Defensive’s follow on course, Rifle Confidence 2. Mindset, equipment selection and wear, body mechanics, creating neuropathways, and economy of motion all start with this course which makes it a great refresher on fundamentals for those shooters with a little more experience.

Course Pricing: $150


None – Open to all military, law enforcement, and responsible US citizens.

Minimum Equipment:

  • A quality semi-automatic AR style rifle
  • 100 rounds of quality factory ammunition
  • Three magazines
  • Magazine carrier
  • Quality 1 or 2-point sling
  • Hearing protection (Electronic preferred)
  • Eye protection

Recommended Equipment:

  • Water
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Folding chair
  • Weather/environmental appropriate clothing


  • Course will be approximately four hours
  • Please arrive early from the designated start time to set up your equipment
  • Once course is purchased, you are enrolled
  • If cancellation is required after purchase, please provide 48 hours’ notice

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We are located in Phoenix, Arizona

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