The Light Armored Reconnaissance (LAR) Master Gunner Course provides training and education to Sergeants through Gunnery Sergeant. The required skills necessary to serve as a Master Gunner in a LAR battalion. The course focuses on developing and supervising a LAR unit in Gunnery Training Plan. The LAR Master Gunner serves as the duty expert in weapons employment and maintenance procedures associated with the LAV-25 Series Vehicle. The course provides detailed instruction on surface danger zones (SDZ), risk management (RM), unit training management (UTM), light armored vehicle training devices, light armored vehicle weapon systems, and light armored vehicle Gunnery standards/training techniques. The course culminates with a Master Gunner Assessment Exercise where the students execute a unit Gunner Training Plan that they have developed.