Waypoint Shooting School

Safety, Accuracy, Speed

Waypoint Shooting School provides complete firearms education for all levels of students, from prospective gun owners to experienced shooters. We prioritize safety, confidence, and proficiency. Students will receive effective instruction and techniques to self-diagnose and identify areas of improvement. Those that are eager to learn more will receive personal guidance as they seek to expand their knowledge and skills. 

Through use of interactive training, a comprehensive curriculum, and a professional yet friendly environment, we strive to offer you the most effective learning experience.


Discover essential rifle shooting abilities that give you a deep understanding of technical shooting skills. Shooters will create a robust skill set and training methodology that facilitates sustained performance growth.

Learn how to proficiently use a rifle.

Gain necessary rifle knowledge and skills. The curriculum is presented in an easy-to-understand format that increases your safety, confidence, and proficiency. Emphasis on personal growth and a deep understanding of skills allows shooters to take ownership of their abilities.

Students will be actively involved in the learning process, testing the techniques they learn through various exercises and assessments. Students will be given methods of self-diagnosis to increase capabilities. Receive one-on-one coaching and performance tracking data to help prioritize areas of improvement for every skill level.

Student Requirements: Must be able to understand and apply firearms safety concepts.  Concealed Handgun License or proof of previous experience. 

Prerequisites: (you must have prior experience before R1)


Equipment Required:

  • Practical rifle desired for personal use
  • Minimum 350 Rounds of ammo (500 recommended)
  • Simple adjustable two-point sling
  • Stiff belt capable of supporting equipment weight
  • Spare mags  (3 Magazines recommended)
  • Notebook and pen
  • Eye and Ear Protection designed for shooting

Equipment Recommended:

  • Food and water for a full day outside
  • Sunscreen, insect repellent
  • Ball cap or hat, sturdy footwear

Topics Covered:

  • Firearms safety and range etiquette
  • Basic rifle operation
  • Interfacing with rifles
  • Sling use and presentation
  • Accuracy on demand
  • Recoil Management
  • Training methodology
  • Developing speed

Additional topics may include:

  • Reloading techniques
  • Fixing stoppages
  • Rifle ballistics
  • Configuring rifles
  • Shooting around obstacles
  • Bi-Lateral Shooting
  • Shooting from various positions

Course topics are flexible and pace is variable to best accommodate a spectrum of skill levels.

The brief video will show you what to bring to class and how to setup your sling. Having the right gear will help keep you focused and ready for learning.

Be Prepared for:

  • Training outside in any weather
  • Day length of 7-10 hours
  • Moderate physical exertion (standing and kneeling, short quick bursts of movement, light running)
  • Self and group evaluation while working  around others with a commitment to learning