" Hi Kelly!
Just wanted to thank you for the excellent course, relaxed atmosphere and the amazing advice. I really felt that I could trust you – both in the class and with private questions. Thank you!
I’ll be back to your range and will certainly recommend your courses to anyone who is interested in learning.!"




Non-Restricted & Restricted

This is the course you are required to take in order to apply for your firearm licence “PAL”. Upon passing this course you are able to apply for your “PAL” licence.

This course is usually held a minimum of twice per month.

In order to help you prepare for this course, we have provided the following download links to the current CFSC/CRFSC manuals. 

Student Guide:

Download the PAL Student Guide here


The Two-day PAL Course is offered on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Instructed by:

Kelly Abram



Next course(s) available:

Oct 1st & 2nd

Oct 8th & 9th

Oct 15th & 16th

Oct 22nd & 23rd

Oct 29th & 30th


Registration Process

Send us an message using our contact form here.


Instructor Bio

firearms instructor Kelly Abram

Kelly Abram

Kelly has been in the retail firearms industry since the early 1990s and has been an avid shooter since his childhood.

He fulfilled his lifelong dream when he built and opened the DVC indoor shooting and training facility.

Today Kelly, along with his partners and staff, works to ensure the success and growth of the facility.

Some Achievements

  • 2004 3rd overall production division BC provincial
  • 2001 match winner standard division Alberta provincial championship
  • 2011 1st place master standard division BC provincial championship
  • 9th overall 2011 standard division
  • 2010 6th overall standard division Canadian national championship
  • 2014 match winner standard division BC provincials
  • 2014 standard division first overall in province
  • He won the IPSC BC Provincial Championship in August 2014, ranking as number 1 now in BC.