Steyr Precision Rifle 3

(Unknown targets up to 1200+ yards)

SPR-3 (Steyr Precision Rifle 3) is a three day course focused in extending the capabilities of those graduating from the SPR-2 course or any other recognized sniper program. The focus for the head instructor Eduardo Abril de Fontcuberta will be the latest precision shooting techniques so the students can engage targets an Unknown Range successfully up to 1200+ yards.


During this course, we will teach theory and practice methods including: advanced practical skills, ranging and range cards, ballistics and wind reading so the student can maximize Steyr's accuracy potential. You will be able to operate with confidence on your own and back home shooting targets or hunting. Put your Steyr rifle and equipment to the test to learn how to get 100% out of your setup. You will also learn how to identify the limitations of your equipment and decide what long range shots are feasible whether you a firing a .308 Win. or .338 Lap. Mag.

SPR-3 is an advanced course that requires previous knowledge in both theory and practice. Shooters will be required to be a graduate of the SPR-2 course or a recognized sniper program, so they are able calculate accurate fire solutions. This is the perfect course to advance your shooting to the state-of-the-art and have the knowledge to keep developing your skill once at home.


  • SPR-2 (or any other reputable sniper course)


  • Advanced Marksmanship

  • Advanced Multi-Sector Wind Reading

  • Recap of Shooting Fundamentals

  • Recap of Advanced Data Collection

  • Long Range External Ballistics

  • Long Range Wind Shooting

  • Table making

  • Shooting team roles-Shooter/Spotter

  • Spotter-Shooter Language

  • Rifle Configuration and Setup

  • Caliber and Equipment Limitations and How to Counter Them

  • Scope and Optic Limitations

  • Advanced Cleaning Procedures and New Cleaning Techniques

  • Intro to 1 Mile and 2 Mile Shooting



Tuition Includes:

  • Range Fees

  • Written materials

  • Steyr Logbook

  • Steyr Academy Patch

  • Completion Certificate

  • Lunch for both days

        Tuition Does Not Include:

  • Snacks are available for purchase at the CMP facility.

  • Lodging is also not included.


Class begins at 9:00am CST and lasts until 5:00pm CST each day. This is a performance-oriented course, so expect to spend more than the planned 24 hours with us. If you plan to travel home by air on the last day, please be prepared to stay in class until 5:00pm. If you have any special travel requirements or limitations, don't hesitate to ask.



2905 Dogtown Road

Carbon Hill, AL, 35549


Renting a Rifle

Steyr rental rifles are available for a reasonable fee to be used during the course (fee depending on models, calibers and configuration). Match ammunition is included with the rental. Please let us know after you purchase the course which rifle you would like to rent (if applicable).

Required equipment

Minimum Equipment List (MEL)

This course is the perfect place to put your own equipment to the test. We encourage you to bring your own equipment and see if it is up to the task.

  • Steyr rifle (heavy barrel, 24" minimum) zeroed at your preferred zero distance. Recommended minimum caliber is .308 Win. or 6.5 Creedmoor.

  • 150 rounds of your preferred ammunition

  • High power rifle scope at least 25X (Tactical scopes with ranging reticle preferred)

  • Ballistic software (smartphone, PDA or Laptop based)

  • Laser Range Finder (recommended one per team)

  • Shooting mat

  • Personal shooting head gear

  • Personal rifle and scope tools

  • Personal cleaning equipment

  • Notebook and writing utensils

  • Personal shooting logbook (Steyr Logbook included in tuition)

  • Hearing and Eye Protection (electronic protection recommended)

  • Clothing appropriate for the weather, including rain gear (we shoot rain or shine, in cold or hot weather)

optional equipment



  • Reticle equipped spotting scope and tripod

  • Anemometer (Kestrel with DA)

  • Knee and Elbow Pads

  • Insect Repellent and Sun Block