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United States Army Sniper Course Site

United States Army Sniper Course

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Welcome to the United States Army Sniper Course
The United States Army Sniper Course is a seven week course in which the student undergoes rigorous training to become the most feared weapon on the battlefield. The course will test a student on; field craft, marksmanship, mission planning, advanced situational awareness, urban operations, complex engagements and building collective lethality to create an unfair fight in favor of the sniper team in support of offensive, defensive and stability operations for the United States Army.


Required Read Ahead material and required In-processing forms can be found on:

Note: Students must have a FIRM understanding of TC 3-22.10, Sniper December 2017 prior to attendance of the course.