Sniper Training is a hunter talent in the Survival tree which increases Kill Shot's crit chance, and boosts other damage after the hunter stands still for a while.

Rank tableEdit

Rank Shot damage Kill Shot crit
1 2% 5%
2 4% 10%
3 6% 15%


After standing still for 6 sec, the hunter gets the Sniper Training buff, with the noted effects. This buff lasts 15 seconds, during which the hunter may move around without canceling the buff.

Patch changes Edit

  • WoW Icon 16x16 Hotfix (2009-04-21): "Sniper Training should no longer remove players from stealth. [1]"
  • Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.1.0 (14-Apr-2009): 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-Logo-Small Patch 3.0.8 (2009-01-20): Now increases the damage of Aimed Shot by the correct amount.
  • Bc icon/ Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.0.2 (14-Oct-2008): Added.

References Edit

  1. ^ Blizz Bornakk 2009-04-17. Recent In-Game Fixes - 4/16/09. Retrieved on 2009-05-25.

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