AK-47 Armorer Course (MIL/LE ONLY)


This class is presented by Surefire Institute to active duty Military and Law Enforcement only. Please email info@surefireinstitute.com for details and to organize a course for your agency. We offer this course in one and two day formats. 

This course is presented by highly qualified armorers.  This course will provide the participant a solid foundation in basic maintenence and repair as well as some of the safety concerns by recognizing common issues associated with production mistakes before use. 

Day One – Classroom

History of the AK (AK-47, AK-74, AK series weapons) from several countries chracteristics

  • Nomenclature
  • Cycle of operation
  • Maintenance and Repair
  • Assembly, disassembly, field-stripping, and troubleshooting
  • Alterations and Mods
  • Safety, and Warning precautions

Day Two – Range Day (8 Hours):

  • Live fire drills on the range
  • Basic Operating Skills
  • Zeroing procedures
  • Malfunctions, reloads, etc.

There are no pre-requisites for this class.  

Basic Range Gear Requirements:

  • Eye/Ear Protection
  • Provided or Bring your own AK-47/74 Rifle w/ sling
  • Three (2) magazines
  • Magazine pouch(s) or Chest Pouch 
  • Heavy Duty Belt
  • 150 rounds of ammunition


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