Canadian Firearms Safety Course (CFSC/Non-Restricted):


This course is an introductory level course and provides license holders privileges of the non-restricted class of firearms. Non-restricted firearms are primarily manual repeating long guns: Rifles and Shotguns. Some semi-automatic center fire long guns also fall in the non-restricted class provided their barrel is greater than 470mm (18.5 inches) in length.

Topics covered in the Canadian Firearms Safety Course:

  • Major types, parts and actions of firearms.
  • Basic firearms safety practices
  • Different types of ammunition
  • Operating firearms actions
  • Firing techniques
  • Care/cleaning of non-restricted firearms.
  • Responsibilities as a firearms owner: Safe storage, display and transportation.