NZ Firearms & Hunter Education

Do all courses cost the same

Yes, $60 – we give $5 of that to research and conservation projects.

Is it safe to use my credit card

yes, we use top-­‐level security.

Are my details secure and will they be given to anyone else

we use the same level of security as top business organizations and NO your details will not be given or sold to anyone else.

How long will it take to do the course

that depends on your knowledge and experience, but allow a minimum of 2.5 hours.

Do I have to do it all at one time

no, when you initially sign up you will set up your own account with your own login details. You can log back in again (See LOGIN top right hand side of home page) at any time and pick up where you left off.

Can I get NZQA credits for doing the course

yes, but to obtain NZQA credits you will need to complete the online course, plus some additional work. See separate option for NZQA. (NB: Coming shortly)

What happens when I finish the course

you will fill in your details and will be automatically sent a certificate.

Does the course qualify me to obtain a firearm licence

no, but it does give you the essential information so you can confidently sit the NZ Police Firearms test.

Can I come back and redo the course

of course, but we will only send you one certificate.