Professional Firearms Safety Training

Introduction to Rimfire Sporting Rifle

Introduction to Rimfire Sporting Rifle

Course duration: 2 days

Eligible candidates: Beginners with no Firearms Certificate who meet the legal requirements or .22 FAC holders wishing to shoot their rifles in a sporting context.
Course content:

  • Safety rules and basic handling
  • Basic ballistics, bore sighting and setting up the rifle
  • Scope adjustments for elevation and windage
  • Introduction to marksmanship principles
  • Check zero at 25 and 50 yards
  • Shooting positions
  • Live shooting on the range
  • Introduction to shooting over land
  • Practical assessments