GAT Team is off to Alliance Police Training HQ for a weekend of running, gunning, and training with IWI Academy and Sentinel Concepts.

IWI Academy – Level I Tavor/Carbine Operator Course

This course is designed to teach the fundamentals of shooting the Tavor SAR and X95 rifle systems.

The bullpup design is advantageous as well as unique but requires some additional training to effectively employ the system under stress. Your instruction will be conducted by members of the law enforcement and special operations community.

*This course may require some moderate physical activity.

Core Topics

Core topics that will be covered include:

  • Ballistics
  • Function of the Tavor system
  • Cleaning and maintenance
  • Zeroing
  • Fundamentals of shooting
  • Shooting from various positions
  • Reloads
  • Malfunction clearance
  • Near and far target engagements
  • Turns and pivots

A case of ammo down range over the next two days and a refresh of fundamental rifle disciplines.


Low Light Critical Handgun Employment reintroduces you to your handgun while learning proper low light techniques and shooting proficiency in the dark.This class emulates the standard CHE program while further developing mental control, technical skill and decision making with the use of a weapons mounted and handheld light. Timed and graded drills and performance based task show you where your training is breaking down. Potential students absolutely must have prior vetted training to attend this course, students will be required to shoot a standards test at beginning of the class on demand.

What’s the summer plan? Train.

Sign up.

Grab Ammo

Do work. Suck less.

Have fun with it.

Keith Finch
Keith is the former Editor-in-Chief of GAT Marketing Agency, Inc. He got told there was a mountain of other things that needed doing, so he does those now and writes here when he can. A USMC Infantry Veteran and Small Arms and Artillery Technician, Keith covers the evolving training and technology from across the shooting industry. Teaching since 2009, he covers local concealed carry courses, intermediate and advanced rifle courses, handgun, red dot handgun, bullpups, AKs, and home defense courses for civilians, military client requests, and law enforcement client requests.