About this Event
COURSE PREREQUISITE : Participants must either possess a current valid Non-Restricted Firearms Licence OR registered in and passed the Non-Restricted Firearms Course prior to the start of the course.
If you already have a Non-Restricted PAL licence, you are required to bring your licence to the course.
To be eligible to apply for a PAL, classroom participation in the Canadian Firearms Safety Course (CFSC) is mandatory for first-time licence applicants. Once the course is completed, individuals will then have to pass the tests. The content of this course is controlled and approved by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Canadian Firearms Program (CFP) and delivered by an approved instructor.
In addition to meeting the requirement set out above, applicants for a PAL to acquire restricted firearms must also have:participated in the Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course (CRFSC) and passed the tests; or obtained alternative certification from a CFO for that class of firearms.
Topics covered in the CRFSC include:
the evolution of firearms, major parts, types and actions;
basic firearms safety practices;
operating handgun actions;
firing techniques and procedures for handguns;
care of restricted firearms;
responsibilities of the firearms owner/user; and
safe storage, display, transportation and handling of restricted firearms.
Cache Tactical Training Center
2110 - 7th Ave
Use entrance on East side of building facing Scarth St.
Time: Course will start at 10am sharp! Doors will be open by at least 8:30am for access to the training center.
Parking: Please use street parking along Scarth St.
What to bring: Valid Government issues photo ID - Drivers License is best example, however, passports, permanent residency cards and First Nations Status cards are also acceptable.
Lunch - there will be a 1 hour lunch break where you may leave the premises. Nearby food options range from restaurants like Bushwakker's or fast food such as McDonalds. If you choose, you are also welcome to bring a packed lunch for yourself and eat on premises for you lunch break.