Mastery: Sniper Training
Ability hunter snipertraining.png
Usable by
Class Hunter
Other information
Level learned 10
Related buff
Ability hunter snipertraining.png
  • Mastery: Sniper Training
  • Range increased by 5%.
    Focus spending abilites deal 11% increased damage.

Mastery: Sniper Training is the Marksmanship hunter Mastery. It is improved by the mastery secondary stat.

Patches and hotfixes

  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Now learned at level 78 (was 80) and redesigned.
    Previous effect: When you stand still for 3 sec, you gain Sniper Training for 6 sec, which increases your damage, shot range, and critical strike damage by 5%.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Re-added as the new Marksmanship Mastery. Effect simplified.
    Previous effect: Increases the critical strike chance of your Kill Shot ability by 5/10/15%, and after remaining stationary for 6 sec, your Steady Shot and Cobra Shot deal 2/4/6% more damage for 15 sec.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Removed.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): No longer affects [Aimed Shot], [Black Arrow] or [Explosive Shot]. Moved from tier 9 to tier 6.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Hotfix (2009-04-21): Sniper Training should no longer remove players from [Stealth].
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.1.0 (2009-04-14): Sniper Training has been changed to increase the critical strike chance of your [Kill Shot] ability by 5/10/15%, and while standing still for 6 sec., you gain Sniper Training increasing the damage done by your [Steady Shot], [Aimed Shot], [Black Arrow] and [Explosive Shot] by 2/4/6% Lasts 15 sec. (Previously increased damage and critical strike chance based on your range to the target.)
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.0.8 (2009-01-20): Now increases the damage of [Aimed Shot] by the correct amount.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.0.2 (2008-10-14): Added.

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