M4/M16 Series Carbine Armorer’s Course (Law Enforcement/Military/Civilian Open Enrollment)
This course is developed for individuals who handle the M4/M16 Series Carbine. Detailed instruction will be provided on the necessary armorer skills required to diagnose, properly repair malfunctions, and the correct methods for weapons maintenance. The course will enable each student to achieve a high degree of proficiency with the following topics: Nomenclature of the M4/M16 Series Carbine, Preventative Maintenance, Servicing and Lubrication, Cycles of Operation, Methods for Field Stripping, Disassembling and Assembling the Upper and Lower Receiver, Charging Handle and Bolt Carrier Group, Trouble Shooting and Repairing Malfunctions, Conducting a proper function check on their Carbine. Students who successfully complete the course will be issued a two year certification and receive technical armorer support on the M4/M16 Carbine during the two year period.
Additional Required Equipment: Individuals taking this course will need to bring with them their own weapon system or departmental spare, and the M4/M16 Series armorer tool kit. It is recommended that individuals dress comfortable for this course.