TAC-1: Tactical Advanced Combat
Premiere Firearms & Weapons Training

Red Dot Sights for Pistol

MRDS Part 1: Concept & Operation

Course Subject

The following technique and concepts will be introduced at a reasonable pace for the maximum retention.


Safety Briefing per the range protocol   

The hardware: RDS technology, holster, mounting, battery, BUS

Hardware Reliability

    Environmental Factor for use of RDS

RDS Pros & Cons vs Iron Sights

Stress and Focal point

RDS Aiming and Sight Picture

RDS - Marksmanship

Students are introduced to the concept of marksmanship & weapon operation using the RDS

The Grip & Stance factor

Drawing and Presentation from Holster using RDS

Zeroing the RDS

Dot Behavior in recoil

Tracking the dot and shooting errors

RDS - Operation

Students are introduced to the concept of combat shooting using RDS

Reloading & RDS

Alternative Shooting Positions and RDS

Movements and RDS

RDS Malfunctions

Student Evaluation

RDS Concept & Operation overview


Pistol-I(a) & Pistol-I(b) or Equivalent

Schedule & Cost

October 20th, 2019 (0800-1630 thrs)

Tuition: $200


Angeles Shooting Ranges:

12651 Little Tujunga Canyon Rd Lake View Terrace, CA 91342

Eagles Nest A


Min 400

Needed Gear

    • RDS equipped Semi Auto Pistol (9mm, 40 cal., 45 cal.)
    • Ammunition (Students must provide min 400 rds of own ammo)
    • RDS compatible Holster
    • Duty gear for LEO or Sturdy shooting belt
    • Magazines (min 3 double stack magazines)
    • Magazine pouch (holds to magazines)
    • Dummy Rounds (5 minimum)
    • Eye protection (Prefer clear with no color)
    • Ear protection (both outer and inner protections are recommended)
    • Cap or Hat (highly recommended)
    • Appropriate attire for weather & flying hot brass
    • Masking tape
    • Marking Pen (Sharpies)
    • Water and snacks (also available on-site for purchase)
    • Lunch - no time to go out to eat
    • Gun bag/case to store and transport firearms
    • Cleaning kit and lubrication for your gun
    • Sunblock for your skin
    • Folding Chair for your comfort*
    • IFAK (and know how to use it)

**Upon registration, students are provided with a Discount Code courtesy of LA Police Gear for all of their shopping need.

All students are subject to a criminal background check.



Angeles Shooting Ranges 12651 Little Tujunga Canyon Rd Lake View Terrace, CA 91342 




Range Info: (661)296-5552

Class info: (661) 857-7722