SDI’s New Webinar Offers Troubleshooting Tips for AR-, AK and More

SDI’s New Webinar Offers Troubleshooting Tips for AR-, AK and More

SDI’s New Webinar Offers Troubleshooting Tips for AR-, AK and More

Sonoran Desert Institute (SDI), an industry leader in providing accredited and accelerated on-line learning, announces that this month’s free webinar will feature ‘Troubleshooting Techniques for Popular Platforms.’ The webinar will be hosted by longtime professional gunsmith and SDI Advisory Board Member Ray Vaughn who will discuss common troubleshooting techniques for some of the most popular platforms, including AR-10/AR-15, 10/22, AK and Glock.

Vaughn is an advisory board member for the SDI School of Firearms Technology and possesses multiple training certificates for major firearm manufacturers, including Colt, Glock, Sig Sauer, Smith & Wesson and others.

SDI’s free one-hour-long webinar will be on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, beginning at 8 p.m. EST. To register, go to

“We’re very excited about this month’s free webinar with Ray sharing his years of experience in working with these very popular firearm platforms,” says SDI Executive Director of Strategic Development Wes LeMay. “Plus, this is a Q & A-style event, so we hope everyone brings their questions and is ready to learn true insider tips on troubleshooting these weapons.”

Sonoran Desert Institute is an accredited online school providing undergraduate degree and certificate programs in firearms technology. Sonoran Desert Institute offers a 60 semester-credit Associate of Science degree in Firearms Technology program and it is one of the most complete firearms educational programs of its kind. The program prepares students for personal development and/or employment in the custom gun trade, from entry-level employees to small business owners. Students learn about custom firearms, stocks, rifles, handguns, shotguns, metal refinishing, ballistics, metal work and engraving, and business principles necessary to become a gunsmith. For students looking to hone their gunsmithing skills, learn the techniques needed to operate a gunsmithing business, gain a valuable credential or expand their hobby into a career, SDI also offers a 32 semester-credit Advanced Gunsmithing Certificate.

Sonoran Desert Institute offers high quality, rigorous educational programs with the convenience and flexibility of distance delivery. The school has been an innovator since its inception and is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). SDI educational programs are designed predominantly for adult learners, based on principles and practices of active self-learning. Certain SDI programs are also approved for use of the G.I. Bill® Education Program, Federal Student Aid (FSA) and other VA benefits.

To learn more about on the highly acclaimed distance learning programs at Sonoran Desert Institute, visit or call 800.336.8939.