Firearms Safety PAL and CORE Hunting Courses

Get certified to do the things you love, safely.

Take your firearms safety PAL course and your CORE hunting course to learn how to shoot and hunt safely while out in the field.

Canadian Firearms Safety Courses:

If you are interested in acquiring a Canadian firearms license, or if you are simply interested in more information about firearms, then these courses are for you. This is one of the most popular classes and the first step for those who want to participate in shooting, hunting, a job in law enforcement, the forestry industry or the film industry.

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Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Education (CORE) Course:

The goal of the CORE Program is to ensure that prospective hunters meet acceptable standards of knowledge and skill for safe and ethical participation in hunting recreation.

If you are wanting to get a hunting license in British Columbia, this is for you. Upon a successful completion of the Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Education (CORE) course is a provincial requirement to obtain a hunting license or, Fish & Wildlife ID (FWID) number. This number is needed to purchase hunting licenses, tags, or apply for Limited entry Hunting in BC.

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