YOU WANT TO GET
The Quebec hunter's certificate to hunt with a firearm.
You must take the following two courses (over two days):
- CFSC (Canadian Firearms Safety Course)
- IHF (Initiation to Hunting with Firearms)
Certification obtained following the success of these two courses :
The Quebec Hunter and Trapper's Certificate is a document issued by the ministère des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs (MFFP). You must present it when you buy a hunting license from a sales agent approved by the MFFP. It is obtained automatically after completing the CFSC and IHF joint courses in Quebec, or after completing the ICAA course .
The Hunter's Certificate carries codes that allow you to hunt with specified hunting gear :
- code F : firearm; (Code obtained following successful CCSMAF-ICAF joint courses)
- code B : crossbow;
- code A : bow AND crossbow.
These codes are also found on your hunting license.
The Hunter Certificate (or the Certificat de réussite) is also required in Quebec to complete a Firearms Possession License (PPA) application form.