<<August 2014>>


Where The Professionals Train

SIG 516 Operator

SIG 516 Operator

Duration: 1 day / 8 hours

  • Safety and Application of the 516 Rifle
  • SIG 516 Capabilities and Characteristics
  • SIG 516 Nomenclature and Operation
  • SIG 516 Care and Maintenance
  • SIG 516 Accessories and Sling Use
  • SIG 516 Operational Handling Fundamentals
  • Zeroing and Precision Engagement Procedures
  • Ready and Carry Positions
  • Shooting Positions
  • Reactive Close Quarter Shooting Techniques
  • Multiple Shot Engagement


Estimated round count: 250 rounds

Ammunition is available for purchase from the Epping facility only.

**Steel cased ammunition and steel core bullets are NOT permitted to be used in Academy firearms**

Equipment List: 

  • SIG516 rifle w/ sling (optional)
  • Footwear suitable for rapid movement and turning
  • Clothing suitable for training in any weather
  • Hydration system
  • Sunscreen and bugspray
  • Wraparound eyewear, polycarbonate lenses or non-shattering prescription glasses
  • Earmuffs and earplugs

Tuition includes the following:

  • Free loan of any needed equipment (SIG SAUER pistols, rifles, holsters, safety equipment, etc.)
  • 20% discount on genuine SIG SAUER parts and accessories from the Academy Pro Shop purchased during the course.
  • 20% discount on future course tuition if you register during the course (Guest Instructor courses excluded)
  • 20% discount on SIG SAUER firearms purchased during the course from the Academy Pro Shop.