Choosing a Starting Rifle for Children

For people involved in shooting sports who have young families, often a question that crosses their mind is what the best option for a starting rifle for children might be. Many gun clubs and ranges allow members’ children to come and shoot under supervision as guests, and many also offer family membership packages. But adult-sized […]

Quebec to Create Provincial Gun Registry

Quebec has tabled legislation today to introduce a Quebec Gun Registry, it has been reported. The federal government had maintained a national firearm registration system for all firearms since the 1990s, but in 2012 the long-gun portion was abolished. However, Quebec fought a lengthy court battle to preserve the long gun registry data as it […]

Wellesley Consulting Services Corporate Site Relaunched

The corporate website for Wellesley Consulting Services, which operates GTAGunSafety.com, has had a major redesign and relaunch announced today. We have improved the overall look and navigation of our corporate site and made it easier to find information about our employment opportunities, company information, and our brand new company Kit Shop! The Kit Shop has […]

CYBER MONDAY: Today Only Save 33% on any Course

To mark Cyber Monday, GTAGunSafety.com is offering our steepest discount yet on all our Firearm Safety (CFSC/CRFSC) and Hunter Education Courses – a whopping 33% OFF all our remaining 2015 courses, and available 2016 courses. This offer runs for today only, November 30, 2015.  To take advantage of this once-a-year discount opportunity, sign up for […]

Finally, a Non-Restricted “AR” Style Rifle

Alberta Tactical Rifle Supply recently announced that their new “AR-style” semi-auto rifle, the Modern Varmint, was approved by the RCMP as a non-restricted rifle.  This is the first and only non-restricted rifle on the Canadian market that has the look and feel of a modern sporting rifle based on the familiar Armalite platform, which is normally […]

Black Friday Deals A Great Chance to Stock Up

As any savvy shopper knows, the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday week brings savings and deals even up here in Canada, where many Canadian businesses try to compete with the online deals from south of the border.  These Black Friday deals can mean big savings for Canadian shoppers.

The Magic Canadian Beretta CX4 Carbine

Non-restricted, semi-auto rifle … with ten cartridges? How is this possible? Everyone who takes the Canadian Firearms Safety Course is quickly familiarized with the rules of firearm classification in Canada.  Firearms are either non-restricted, restricted, or prohibited based on whether they meet certain design criteria or appear in voluminous lists set by the government.  For […]

Election 2015: Where They Stand

The federal election in Canada has just ten days to go, and all of the major federal parties have now released their full election platforms.

Hamilton Militaria Show Returns Oct. 11

The Hamilton Militaria Collectors Society, or “HMCS”, returns with their regular gun show at Marritt Hall, in Jerseyville (Ancaster). Show hours are short, from 7:30 am until just 1 pm.  Contact Carrie for further info or to book tables, 705-754-2081. Merritt Hall is located at the Ancaster Fair Grounds, 630 Trinity Rd, Jerseyville, Ont, just […]

Building a Better Range Bag

Whether you are a casual target shooter, a hopeful competitive shooter, or an armed professional who likes to hit the range for practice time, having a well-organized range bag stocked with the right items makes your trips to the range more efficient, allowing you to focus your time on getting rounds down range.