Sniper Pro Shop / High Ground Training Group is pleased to announce that we have joined forces with The Sawmill Tactical Training Complex of Laurens, South Carolina. SPS/HGTG has partnered with The Sawmill TTC to provide the Levels I – IV Sniper course program at The Sawmill training facility. SPS/HGTG will offer open enrollment and custom Sniper as well as SWAT Sustainment Training courses at The Sawmill TTC as well as at other strategic locations throughout the U.S.
SPS/HGTG CEO Denny Elliott has presented the sniper curricula since 2002 and established SPS in 2005. HGTG was founded in 2008 and has been instrumental in presenting the sniper program since that time. SPS/HGTG has expanded its curricula to include an LE Firearms Instructor Trilogy of LE Firearms Instructor, LE Rifle Instructor and LE Rangemaster. The company also provides one of the few LE Designated Marksman programs in the U.S. and offers both a Basic LEDM and an LEDM Train-the-Trainer component. The company’s catalog also includes SWAT Operator 1, Close Team Support – Tactical Skills Integration for SWAT, and a series of tactical handgun and carbine courses for both patrol and SWAT. HGTG will offer the sniper program, custom Sustainment Training for SWAT and SWAT snipers as well as military unit pre-deployment tactical skills training at the South Carolina facility.
The Sawmill Tactical Training Center is a Tier 1 training center located in Laurens, South Carolina. It features nearly 250 acres of diverse East Coast terrain with training areas, helicopter landing zones, a 50’ tower, and numerous training sites and ranges varying from 25 yards to 1400 yards. The Sawmill offers a comfortable lodge and meal services that allow the trainee to stay on-site and concentrate on the training mission. Casual areas for down time as well as a facility gym round out this incredible training facility.
The Sawmill TTC is conveniently located in central upstate South Carolina:
  • 39 miles from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport
  • 5 hours from Columbia, SC
  • 2 hours from Charlotte, NC
  • 3 hours from Atlanta, GA
  • 3.5 hours from Knoxville, TN
  • 5 hours from Montgomery, AL
  • 5.5 hours from Jacksonville, FL
  • 6.5 hours from Lexington, KY
  • 6.5 hours from Richmond, VA
  • 6.5 hours from Huntington, WV
SPS/HGTG will present two sniper courses in 2020 at The Sawmill:
Level I Sniper 18 – 22 May 2020 for more information go to:
2020-LI Registration STTC
Level II Advanced Sniper 5 – 9 October 2020 for more information go to:
2020-LI Registration STTC