Rifle SFE Shot Online Theory Test

BASC Rifle Safe Shot Theory gives you the chance to demonstrate you have the knowledge to use an air rifle confidently and safely in a field-based situation.


Rifle Safe Shot

The test is completely free.

There are 25 multiple choice questions and you have 30 minutes to complete the test and score the required 80% minimum pass mark.

If you fail your first attempt, don’t worry you can try again.

If you are still unsuccessful, we are here to help, click here to contact training and education officer David Boden.

When you finish the test, you will be given your results as a percentage. If you scroll down past this, you will be able to go back through your answers and see clearly which questions you have answered correctly, and which questions you have answered incorrectly.  This will be indicated by a tick for a correct answer and a red cross for an incorrect one.

The theory certificate is valid for three years, however, you should keep your knowledge up to date throughout this period until you are able to complete the practical assessment. You should also ensure you comply with the relevant codes of practices within these areas. The practical assessment certificate does not have an expiry date. 

BASC take data protection very seriously and our aim is to protect your personal and sensitive data.  Individual results, names and emails will be stored securely on our Contact Manager database system.  For further information on data protection please click here.

If you find that the BASC logo at the top of your certificate is not printing correctly please check your personal printer setting and ensure that you have ticked for background images to be included.

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