The Wangaratta Small Bore Rifle Club Incorporated ( WSBRC Inc.) is an accredited provider for the Fireams Safety course throughout the North East Victoria, Wangaratta Region.
Victoria Police and Licence Regulation Division are no longer facilitating and providing Firearm Safety Courses to the Public and as such have made courses available through accredited providers throughout Local Communities.
Firearm Safety Courses are conducted on the Second Monday of each Month.
People wishing to apply for a firearms licence must successfully complete a Firearm Safety Course before they can apply for a Firearm Licence. Juniors must be over the age of 12 years old to sit and apply for a Junior Licence.
The course will cover the required aspects of the firearm safety rules as well as aspects of the law in relation to owning, being in possession of and using a firearm.
At the conclusion of the course there is a written multi-choice assessment which must be completed and passed in order to obtain the required certificate to enable people to apply for a firearms licence.
The courses will be run at the Wangaratta Small Bore Rifle Club’s facility off College Street Wangaratta on the second Monday night of each month from 7:30 pm.
The cost of the course is $25.00.
Due to Covid - 19 and the cancellation of the many courses that were to be held over the 2020 year the WSBRC Inc. may make extra courses available if demand permits to enable the back log of interested persons to obtain their Safety Certificate.
All applicants must be able to provide identification on the night of the Course. This could be a current drivers licence, passport, or in the case of Juniors either Medicare card or a birth certificate.
Please complete the form on this page to submit your request to register for the course.