Ragnarok Tactical’s Pistol Operator Course is designed for any competitive shooter that employs a semi-automatic pistol. Students are expected to have basic of knowledge in their platform and strong desire to push themselves to the next level. Ragnarok Tactical offers Pistol Operator courses that are open to all modern semi-automatic platforms.  The Pistol Operator Course will allow students to master the fundamentals of marksmanship and firearms manipulation skills to gain a competitive edge. The Pistol Operator Course focuses on fine tuning the application of  the fundamentals of marksmanship students chosen platform in all types of competitive environments. There are no prerequisites for this course. A hot lunch, usually southern style pulled pork and all the fixin’s, is included. Where possible steel targets will be employed for training.

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  • Nomenclature
  • Principles of marksmanship
  • Zeroing and Sight Pictures
  • Immediate Actions and Stoppages
  • Magazine changes
  • Shooting from cover
  • Moving and shooting
  • Transitions and shooting support side
  • Target transitions


  • Eye and Ear protection
  • Modern semi-automatic pistol
  • Magazines at least 3(more is better)
  • 300 rounds of ammunition
  • Cleaning kit
  • Holster
  • Mag pouches/web gear/tactical vest/LBE/etc