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Dave Bartlett has trained and examined thousands of people for the Canadian Firearms Safety Course and the Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course. His professional background includes such varied activities as corporate training, survey design and working as a firearms expert for a major police force. He put his training and experience to good use in the development of the content for


Dave Bartlett - Firearms Safety Instructor
Dave has 30 years experience with firearms and has competed in and organized a wide variety of shooting competitions. He teaches the International Practical Shooting Confederation 'Black Badge' course for competitive action pistol shooters and the Canadian Shooting Sports Association Handgun Safety Course, and has acted as a senior official at various National and Provincial shooting competitions. He is also trained by the Universal Shooting Academy as a Practical Pistol Instructor and by the Remington Shooting School in shotgunning.

Dave is also the founder and owner of, a website which provides useful information concerning Canada's firearms regulations and safety training program as well as where to find examiners/instructors.

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We make getting your Firearms Possession and Acquisition License easier!

In most provinces the Canadian Firearms Safety Course Exam(s) must be passed in order to get a Possession and Acquisition Licence. Doing the practice exams on Gun Exams is a great way to prepare for the actual course exams. As some of the methods taught in the government's courses are different from other safety courses, it's important even for experienced shooters and hunters to do their homework.

Preparing for the CRFSC test?

Gun Exams also has practice exams that help you prepare for the Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course Exam. This exam is needed along with the CFSC in order to get a licence that lets you acquire handguns or restricted rifles.