AK Platform

(Please note that that exact course content can and will vary depending on the skill level of the participants in the class.)

Vickers Tactical AK class: Topics covered include safety, stance, zeroing for iron sights and optics, sight alignment and trigger control. Familiarization with their carbine includes field stripping and maintenance. Other subject matter that is covered includes reloads, presentation, shooting positions, and introduction to different skill drills including dry fire and bullseye shooting. Malfunction drills and shooting on the move as well as transitions. Timed fire drills and evaluations based on class skill level. Instruction on the development of the AK and variations, as well as suggested modifications.

  • Must shoot an AK or AK variant (Galil, Valmet, VZ 58 style rifles, etc.)
  • Price: TBD
  • Serviceable handgun (For transition training) of at least 9mm
  • Ammo: 800 rifle, 150 pistol

Gear requirements:

(1.) Eye & Ear protection (electronic hearing protection is strongly recommended)
(2.) Minimum four (4) high capacity AK mags
(3.) Minimum two (2) handgun mags
(4.) Chest pouch to hold 3-4 AK mags would be preferred
(5.) Handgun mag pouch – Ability to carry a spare pistol mag on body.
(6.) Serviceable AK sling- suitable for a variety of shooting positions – tactical type preferred
(7.) Suitable range wear depending on the season
(8.) Confirm rifle zero at at least 50 yards

There are no pre-requisites for this course.