Copyright 2016

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  1. BulletPrice includes course, examinations, and taxes.

  2. BulletPrice excludes license fee and books (see Resources for PDF versions).

  3. BulletPlease contact us for a group rate and reduced rate for spouses.

Firearms Safety Courses

  1. BulletPAL and RPAL

  2. BulletPAL (non-restricted) only

  3. BulletRPAL (restricted) only

  4. BulletRetests (challenges not permitted)

    (non-restricted or restricted)

Conservation Outdoor Recreation Education (CORE)

  1. BulletCourse fee



$ 60

$ 60

The government charges licensing fees which are not included in the course fees.

2019 Schedule

We schedule courses to suit your schedule subject to minimum course length times and offer the course at a location of your choice (i.e. strata common room, briefing room) or through the Vancouver Gun Club. 

CORE March 23 to 24
CORE April 20 to 21
CORE September 14 to 15
CORE September 28 to 29 

CORE Courses are also scheduled on request
PAL & RPAL Currently Scheduling on Request


Please note that government issued photo ID is required to process course paperwork.

Please call or e-mail to register with the following information: name, telephone number, course date.  We will call you to confirm your registration.

  1. BulletCourse participants may retest free of charge at a mutually convenient time

  2. (generally a subsequent course offering).

  3. BulletThere are no complementary retests for examination challenges.

Please note that in accordance with our public safety mandate and control course quality we reserve the right to refuse service on registration and at anytime during the course.  Your course fee will be refunded to you if we refuse service during the course. 

  1. BulletCORE

  2. BulletPAL

  3. BulletRPAL

Course Length Guidelines including breaks, written exams, and practical exams:

~16 hours

~11 hours

~ 6 hours


Spring PAL & RPAL Special

A spouse taking the course at the same time receives a 50% discount, total for both $330.

Minimum class size is four but we may be able to combine groups to meet minimum numbers.

Tara 604.836.8043

Marc 778.688.1397

Includes exam(s) & GST

CORE Manual may be purchased for $15.00

Course fee includes tests and GST