​Almost all applicants for a new licence must complete the 'Course in Firearms Safety' for all category(ies) of weapons they wish to have endorsed on their weapons licence.

Where to do the Safety Course

A list of registered training organisations (RTOs) that deliver the Course in Firearms Safety (10618NAT) is available from http://training.gov.au/ -  search the word Firearms or the course code 10618NAT to see a list of approved training providers delivering an accredited course.

What is the Course in Firearms Safety?

Potential licence applicants choose the units of competency related to the specific categories of firearms for which Weapons Act licences will be sought.

Statement of Attainment

A Statement of Attainment must clearly show the category of weapon/s against which the course participant has been assessed and found competent.