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FN Recertification Armorer: M16/M4

Reviews the operation and maintenance of the FN® M16 Rifle/M4 Carbine for those previously certified through the FN Training Program.

Notice: Dates for July through December will be posted in June.
Request a specific date here.


A student recertified as an FN® M16 Rifle/M4 Carbine Armorer is able to:

— Explain and demonstrate the removal, disassembly, repair, and/or replacement of component parts.

— Conduct the appropriate inspection, gauging, and adjustment of the FN® M16 Rifle/M4 Carbine.

Course Details

Prerequisite: Military, Government and its Contractors only

Primary Training Location: Fredericksburg, VA.

Certification: Valid as FN® M16 Rifle/M4 Carbine Armorer for three years.

Length: 8 hours | 1 day

FN Location Host Location
Price per student $225 $275
Class size minimum 1 5
Class size maximum 10*
*Requests where the expected enrollment is above the class size maximum
will require scheduling the course on consecutive days.

Course Topics

— NET Content Review

— Performance of all Armorer related maintenance

— Inspection, documentation, and replacement procedures

— Nomenclature

— Cycle of operation

— Care, cleaning, and lubrication

— Field and detail stripping

— Troubleshooting

Required Materials 

— FN provides training aids and armorer tools to students for classroom use only.

— Students may retain instructional coursework and reference materials.

— Students must bring eye protection for the qualification portion of the course:

Certification Details 

— The FN® M16 Rifle/M4 Carbine Armorer certification is valid for a three-year period.

— Students must attend the course again for recertification.

— Law Enforcement personnel may receive Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

Training Materials Provided 

Direct-download links of manuals and reference materials are sent to the email address used during registration. Individuals may register multiple students within a single registration order. Please forward the email with links to each student.

— Links expire 7 days after the course date.

— Links are disabled after 3 download attempts.

— Contact the FN Training Program to renew download permissions.

For any questions regarding the FN Training Program please contact us at William.Buie@fnamerica.com.

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