RSO Range Safety Officer

Overview

Let Silvercore help you complement, enhance, or introduce you to the best practices for acting as a Range Safety Officer. Please contact the specific range that you desire to be authorized at to ensure that this course meets their requirements. For any and all questions regarding legal requirements and licensing, please contact the CFO in your jurisdiction directly.

Silvercore offer you the fastest and easiest way to master the rules of the range.

With our Range Safety Officer Online Course, we take you through everything you need to know to act as a Range Safety Officer. Never forget that each range will have their own individual rules and procedures and nothing is more important than following the rules your range sets out.

This course will cover basic procedures and suggested best practices for the following:

  • Introduction
  • Fundamental Firearm Rules
  • Long Guns and Handguns
  • Inspection and Set-up
  • Running the Line
  • Emergency Protocols
  • Malfunctions
  • Special Events

Remember, no training is a substitute for common sense. We are confident that with Silvercore’s Range Safety Officer Online Course and practical application, you will run your firing line for the safety and enjoyment of all present.

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Prerequisites

  • A Valid PAL
  • Affiliation with a registered range or shooting club

Equipment

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CORE Hunter Education

CORE Hunter Education

Overview

Silvercore’s Online CORE Course was designed to deliver the information you need to pass the CORE Hunter Education Program’s exam and operate safely in the field. This online course has proven to improve retention of information and improve firearm safety. After taking Silvercore’s Online CORE Course, students can pass the CORE exam with confidence in their education and proficiency.

Students who write the exam after taking the Online CORE Course receive significantly higher grades than those who do not.

This course will also provide you with a valuable resource to reference after completing the hunter education course.

Free Retest!

* If this course is PURCHASED in conjunction with your in-person Silvercore CORE Course, you will receive complimentary retest insurance. We are so confident in our Online Theory training that we will provide you with a FREE retest if you are unsuccessful. Without this option, you will be required to pay $30 for a complete retest in the event of failure.

Firearms Safety is the heart of Silvercore. Whether on the range or on the hunt, a proper safety education can save lives and ensure that everyone has a great time. With this in mind, our Online CORE Course was designed to deliver the information you need to pass the CORE Hunter Education Program’s exam and operate safely in the field.

Silvercore’s training is approved and recognized through HRDC

Anyone over the age of 16 who takes a course with Silvercore which either enables them to work or improves their skills in a recognized occupation may be eligible to claim their course fees under the education and textbook tax credits. Contact us for your T2022A tax form and check out Canada Revenue for further information

The blended model online theory advantage:

  • Train from the comfort of your own home
  • Study whenever and wherever you are
  • Review the course material as many times as you wish until you feel comfortable
  • All content was created by an experienced team of instructors and master instructors
  • Access to Silvercore instructors for assistance and clarification throughout your training course

Course content includes:

    • The evolution of firearms, major parts, types and actions
    • Conservation
    • Ethics
    • Law and Regulations
    • First Aid and Survival
    • Animal Identification
    • Bird Identification

The hunt starts today with Silvercore’s Online CORE Course

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Equipment

You will require an internet connection and a device capable to accessing the online training site. FireFox or Chrome Browsers are recommended.

Bear & Wildlife Defence

Bear & Wildlife Defence

Overview

Silvercore Training has partnered up with James Gary Shelton in the creation of it’s bear defence courses. James Gary Shelton’s bestselling books have become the authoritative text on bear behaviour and how to survive a bear attack. It has become essential reading for those who work in parks, forestry or anyone who plans to use the wild country on a recreational basis. Chapters include human/bear conflict history, bear biology, bear aggressive behaviour, predacious attacks and bear encounter survival strategies to name a few.

The online course includes:

  • Bear psychology
  • Bear and bear sign identification
  • Bear anatomy
  • Avoidance strategies
  • Encounter strategies
  • Bear attack survival tactics
  • An in depth look at bear protection devices including use of firearms

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Equipment

You will require a high speed internet connection and a device capable to accessing the online training site. FireFox or Chrome Browsers are recommended as they are easy to install and have the modern features required to run the online multimedia materials.

Firearms Safety

Overview

This online course has proven to provide a greater retention of knowledge and therefore greater safety around firearms. Students who select this option on average score higher than those who don’t.

Purchasing this online course will also provide you with a valuable resource to reference after completing the CFSC and CRFSC.

Free Retest! * If this course is purchased in conjunction with your in-person Silvercore Firearms Safety Course, you will receive complimentary retest insurance. We are so confident in our Online Theory training that we will provide you with a FREE retest if you are unsuccessful. Without this option, you will be required to pay $60 for a complete re-test in the event of a failed exam.

Many students also use this online theoretical portion of the course to supplement their firearms safety training prior to attending a course or as a review and refresher. Students who select this option on average score higher than those who don’t.

Designed by master instructors, this online course includes the theoretical portion of the CFSC and CRFSC. It combines professional videos, informative slides and relevant quizzes to help prepare you for the CFSC and CRFSC.

Silvercore’s training is approved and recognized through HRDC

Anyone over the age of 16 who takes a course with Silvercore which either enables them to work or improves their skills in a recognized occupation may be eligible to claim their course fees under the education and textbook tax credits. Contact us for your T2022A tax form and check out Canada Revenue for further information

Course Overview

Silvercore Advanced Training Systems provides a unique system for the CFSC and CRFSC course.

Silvercore has been offering the Canadian Firearms Safety Course and Restricted Firearms Safety Course since 1994 and is responsible for training more safe firearms users than any other company in Canada. Silvercore is the undisputed leader in firearms safety training and through the web-enhanced blended safety training, Silvercore is standardizing delivery of essential safety knowledge and increasing availability to all.

Silvercore combines the two courses into a single event, ensuring maximum exposure to both. You will not find better value for your money in the firearms training industry.

The blended model online theory advantage:

  • Train from the comfort of your own home
  • Increased availability to remote areas
  • Review the course material as many times as you wish until you feel comfortable
  • Created by a cadre of instructors and master instructors as designated by the RCMP Firearms Program
  • Access to Silvercore instructors for assistance and clarification throughout your training course

Course content includes:

  • The evolution of firearms, major parts, types and actions
  • Basic firearms safety practices
  • Operating firearm actions
  • Safe handling and carry procedures
  • Firing techniques and procedures
  • Care of restricted and non-restricted firearms
  • Safe storage, display, transportation and handling of restricted and non-restricted firearms
  • Ammunition
  • Responsibilities of the firearms owner/user

This is the course required for employment in many fields, including but not limited to:

  • Canada Border Service Agency (CBSA)
  • Armoured Car Companies
  • Many companies that deal in mineral exploration, forestry, cartography.
  • Many film / theatre companies
  • Many outdoor adventure companies

Silvercore prides itself on being the leader in firearms safety courses.

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Equipment

You will require a high speed internet connection and a device capable to accessing the online training site. FireFox or Chrome Browsers are recommended as they are easy to install and have the modern features required to run the online multimedia materials.

Faq

Q: Can I complete my exam online to get my PAL?

No, all exams must be taken with a certified instructor and must be done in conjunction with the required in-class hours set forth by the RCMP.

Q: Can I access the online course from a mobile device?

Yes, our online platform for courses is mobile compatible so you are able to access it from a mobile device. If you are experiencing technical difficulties with this please call into our office during regular business hours (Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM) and we can assist you in logging in.

Q: Will I receive a certificate to show I completed the online course?

Yes, if you complete your online course you will receive a certificate of completion however, this is not required when attending the in-person class, it’s just for your own records should you wish to have proof showing it has been completed.

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