Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course

Anyone wanting to acquire restricted firearms must also take the Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course and pass the written and practical tests.


  • 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

Gun Types Covered

This course covers Hand Guns of the following types:

  1. Single Action Revolver 
  2. Double Action Revolver
  3. Single Action Semi-Automatic
  4. Double Action Semi-Automatic