The Canadian Firearms Safety Course & the Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course (PAL & Restricted PAL)
Dates will be scheduled based on interest....email the Program Director for more info and to register
PAL (CFSC) Next course takes place April 23, 2023 SOLD OUT Additional course takes place: May 14, 2023 REGISTER HERE
RPAL (CRFSC) Next course to be determined, based on interest.
All instructors must meet and maintain certain service standards and quality of instruction. To provide feedback to the Canadian Firearms Program about your training experience, send an email to CFO_Program-Programme_CAF@rcmp-grc.gc.ca. This helps us monitor and improve how firearms safety training is provided.
Canadian Firearms Safety Course $175 First-time licence applicants must pass the Canadian Firearms Safety Course before applying for a Possession and Acquisition Licence. After the in-class instruction, you will do a written and practical test. Anyone 12 years or older can take the CFSC. Children under 12 can take the course, but only for educational purposes. They will not do the written or practical exams. To get a Minor's Licence to borrow and use non-restricted firearms, the minor must be between 12 and 17 years old.
Topics evolution of firearms, major parts, types and actions basic firearms safety practices ammunition operating firearm actions safe handling and carry procedures firing techniques and procedures care of non-restricted firearms responsibilities of the firearms owner/user safe storage, display, transportation and handling of non-restricted firearms
Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course $175 Anyone wanting to acquire restricted firearms must also take the Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course and pass the written and practical tests.
Topics evolution of firearms, major parts, types and actions basic firearms safety practices ammunition operating handgun actions firing techniques and procedures for handguns care of restricted firearms responsibilities of the firearms owner/user safe storage, display, transportation and handling of restricted firearms