To PURCHASE OR ACQUIRE firearms and ammunition, you must have a PAL (Possession and Acquisition License). Complete the "Application for a Possession and Acquisition License" available online at the Canadian Firearms Centre.
Student can download a free Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) version of the Student Guide from the following links below.
CFSC/CRFSC COURSE SCHEDULE*
*Dates and prices subject to change without notice.
Call Silvercore at 604.940.7785 to arrange your course.
The times and dates below are the classes Silvercore has asked me to teach. Please do not call me directly to book your course.
Silvercore Gun Club Members who produce their membership card and number will receive a 5% discount on all mdgardner.com merchandise and courses EXCEPT any Dillon products.
WHAT DOES THE COURSE COST*?
You can find the price on the Silvercore page.
WHAT WILL I BE DOING AT THE COURSE?
During the course you will be learning and demonstrating safe handling of disabled firearms and inert ammunition. The course does not have a live fire component.
Once you have successfully completed the course, you will have met my criteria for further training, if you are interested.
WHAT KIND OF EXAMINATION DO I HAVE TO TAKE?
There are two examinations included in the cost for each course, one written and one practical. These are taken at the end of the course. You will need to achieve a minimum mark of 80% on the written examination of 50 True/False or multiple choice questions. You will also need to achieve a minimum mark of 80% on the practical examination. Over 99.8% of applicants taking the course are successful in achieving this standard.
You will receive your results immediately upon completion of the exam.
CAN I START NOW TO GET READY FOR THE EXAM?
Yes. After registering, you can download the course book. You can also see the video originally made for the course. The video will enable you to preview the skills and firearms you will be required to know during the classroom session. View the video on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVnKDEqsRHA.
CAN I CHALLENGE THE COURSE?
WHO IS THE INSTRUCTOR AND WHAT ARE HIS QUALIFICATIONS?
Murray Gardner is a certified professional with extensive knowledge of firearms and instructing. Please review his credentials. Murray will be working with other Silvercore instructors to enhance your opportunity for exposure to a wide range of firearms knowledge.
IS THERE ANY VIDEO FOR THIS COURSE?
There was a video made in 1999 which provided a preview of the firearms, techniques and skills required to anticipate in the classroom and on the exams. The videos form another part of a well rounded exposure to the course materials.
You can find a copy of the video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVnKDEqsRHA.