Firearm Licence Training: Safe Use of Firearms

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A Statement of Attendance.


You must obtain written permission from Tasmania Police to enrol. Contact us for more details about prerequisite study and clothing.


At Hobart, Launceston, Burnie, Whitemark and Currie.


See course description for unit costs.


One day.

Dates and times

Tasmania Police will forward a list of course dates and venues to applicants as soon as your licence application is approved.

For bookings and further information call 1300 362 175

This course will assist participants to meet the requirements for a firearm licence in Tasmania. These training requirements are consistent with the minimum national standards for the granting of firearm licences Australia wide.

Participants will learn:

  • To fire rifles and shotguns under supervision, on a police approved firing range.
  • Via attending presentations and demonstrations on using firearms safely and understanding firearms.
  • Practical skills and theoretical knowledge which will be assessed during the course.

Cost: Varies according to the category of firearms licence approved by Tasmania Police. Basic Law and Safety (must be completed for all licence categories): $135
Category A/B/H1: $135   
Category C or D: $140                    

For further information please phone 1300 362 175 or email  [email protected]