Due to renovations IDRC Safety Courses are postponed until further notice. In the mean time Safety courses are also held regularly by SSAA Ripley or the QRA Belmont.
Do you want to get a QLD Shooting Licence and need to complete a course in firearms safety?
Next firearms safety course(Cat A & B) – Sunday Morning – TBA
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. firstname.lastname@example.org
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.