This firearms safety course covers Category A, B and H weapons which are the most popular categories for recreational shooters.
10618NAT Course in Firearms Safety (approved for firearms licensing in Queensland)
A basic introduction to the firearms industry, this course covers the skills and knowledge essential to firearms legislation, firearms in the community, licensing requirements, safe handling, safe storage and transport, as well as additional information which is essential to all shooters.
This course covers Category A, B and H weapons; these are the most common firearms used for sports/target, recreational and occupational shooting activities. Examples of firearms under these categories include:
On successful completion of this course, participants will receive a Statement of Attainment for 10618NAT Course in Firearms Safety (Approved for Firearms Licensing in Queensland).
This course meets the training requirements to apply for a QLD Weapons Licence for categories A, B and H.
In order to participate in this course, students must meet the following requirements:
Units of Competency
This course covers the following units:
This course is delivered face-to-face over 8 hours including a live fire range practice at an approved range.
After completing this course, participants may be interested in attending further firearms training with Asset Training Australia including:
Firearms Licensing in QLD is administered by the QLD Police Weapons Licensing Branch. Information regarding the licence application process is provided during the course. For more information about licensing or to lodge an online application click here
Note – as part of the licence application, applicants are required to submit evidence of their genuine reason for a firearms licence. Examples of this include:
|Sports/Target Shooting||Membership of a shooting club|
|Recreational Shooting (Hunting)||Details of your property or a letter from a property owner granting permission to use their property|
|Occupational Requirement (including Primary Producers)||Details of your property and the requirement for firearms or a letter from your employer outlining the requirement for you to use firearms|
|Collection of Firearms||Letter outlining the firearms to be collected or membership of an approved firearms collectors guild|
This course does not meet the requirements for a Security Guard Firearms Licence – refer to our Firearms and Defensive Tactics course if you intend to apply for a security firearms licence.
Course fees vary depending on the location and delivery mode of the course. This is due to the differences in range fees in different locations.
North Lakes $150
Gold Coast $150
“My wife and I both attended the A , B & H Firearms course at North Lakes on the weekend, please pass our sincere thanks on to the Instructor Glen. His training style kept the group engaged and informed throughout the training and testing. Job well done.”