The Alberta Biathlon Club (ABC) is pleased to announce that it will be partnering with the Alberta Hunter Education Instructor Association (AHEIA) to offer the Canadian Firearms Safety Course (CFSC) to all athletes and/or parents/guardians of athletes enrolled in a Biathlon program in Alberta. All athletes 12 years of age or older require the CFSC to obtain their Minor Firearms License or Possession and Acquisition License (PAL) in order to participate in the sport of Biathlon.
Who can attend: Any athlete who will is 12 yrs or older on the date of the course, Cadet, parent, grandparent, and/or guardian involved in supporting an athlete in Biathlon or planning to join a Biathlon Club (includes Cadets) by September 2019.
Cost: $75 plus must be a current member of ABC (membership is $5 per year).
Where: Calgary Conservation Education Centre for Excellence, A.H.E.I.A., 911 Sylvester Crescent, SW, Calgary, AB T2W 0R8.
When: Saturday April 13, 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM & Sunday April 14, 2019, 9:30 AM to completion, instruction must be at least 8 hours by law, group size determines time required for testing on final day.
How to register: https://zone4.ca/reg.asp?id=20672
Space is limited to 20 seats, so please register early.
FAQs on CFSC can be found here http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/cfp-pcaf/safe_sur/cour-eng.htm#a1