Welcome to OttawaHunting.com

Our mission is to provide our students with quality firearm, bow and hunter education whie gaining knowledge and understanding. While providing a learning environment to obtain a PAL and/or  Ontario Outdoors card.

Take Note :
COVID & Public Health Guidelines

Those who wish to take the Canadian Firearms Safety Course (CFSC/PAL), Restricted Firearms Safety Course (RCFSC/RPAL), or Hunter Education Course (HE) will be required to observe health guidelines set forth by FSESO and the Eastern Ontario Health Unit. Health requirements will be sent out prior to the start of the course but may be suject to change up to and during the course.

Failure follow health instruction, guidlines, and requirement will result in ejection from the course without refund.

Services Provided:

Canadian Firearm Safety Course (PAL Course)

This is a 2 day course where you will learn about the different types of non-restricted firearms, safe handling, legalities associated with firearms, and firearms owner ship.

The course concludes with a written and practical test student must pass to obtain there PAL from the Canadian government.

In-Person Hunter Education Course

The Ontario Hunter Education Course is required for any resident wishing to hunt in the Province of Ontario.

This one day intense instructor lead course which includes hunting laws, wildlife management, hunting techniques, hunting safety and firearm handling.

The student will have to complete a written test at the end of the course in order to obtain a valid Ontario Hunting Outdoors card for hunting.

This is an alternative to the Online Hunter Education course offered by the OHEP.

Restricted Canadian Firearm Safety Course (Restricted PAL Course)

To legally own and fire a restricted firearm in Canada you must a PAL certification endorsed with a restricted firearm’s licence.

This is a course which includes restricted firearm laws, restricted types of firearm types and handing of restricted firearms. A student must have a valid PAL or have passed the PAL test in order to complete this course.

The course is completed after a student passes both a writing and practical test.

International Bow Hunters Education Program

The IBEP program will assist hunters with the ability to hunt internationally using bow hunting equipment. Many provinces, states and countries require the IBEP be completed to hunt in there territory.

This is an 8 hour attachment course with the Ontario Hunter Education program. Students must have taken and passed the Ontario Hunter Education program to continue to obtain an International Certification.

The course concludes with a written test to certify them having passed the IBEP.