Please note the cost of IDRC’s safety course is set to increase to $120 as of 20 October. The next course 14 October will be our last at $110.
Do you want to get a QLD Shooting Licence and need to complete a course in firearms safety?
Find our next available Firearms safety course (Cat A & B) on the Online Booking Calendar below.
Firearms safety course costs $110 (cash payments only) and participants are required to bring photo ID, a cold drink and sensible outdoor clothing. The approved Weapons Safety Course entails a test on safety, a theory test on legislation and category A and B firearms (which will make more sense on the day) and a practical test, there is no prior knowledge or weapons handling experience required to complete the safety course.
The firearms course starts at 8:30am sharp and finishes at about 2pm, lunch is not provided, but please feel free to bring along a snack. As places are limited bookings for the firearms safety course are essential. Email us to secure your spot today. email@example.com
As of 1 January 2015 the Federal Government requires anyone undertaking approved training (like the Safety Course) to have a Universal Student Identifier (USI).Registered Training Organisations are unable to issue certificates unless a USI is provided by the student. A USI is free and can be obtained at: http://www.usi.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx
Useful links below to various licence application forms with QPS;
Note you must provide a copy of your statement of attainment obtained upon successful completion of this course with your application for a Cat A & B weapons licence to the QPS. You must also provide a genuine reason within your application. Note membership of a Club may be accepted as a genuine reason for firearm ownership. Click here to find out how to become a member of Ipswich and District Rifle Club.
Online Booking Calendar.