Majority of the handguns and semi-automatic rifles in Canada can be classified as restricted firearms if they are centerfire semi-automatic firearms with a barrel length greater than 105mm (4.1 inches) unless otherwise classified by RCMP. In order to participate and challenge the exam for this course, CFSC is required as a pre-requisite.
Topics covered in Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course in addition:
- Major types of actions
- Different types of Handgun ammunition
- Operating handguns
- Handgun firing techniques
- Care of restricted firearms
- Responsibilities of a restricted firearms owner: Safe Storage, display and transportation of restricted firearms.