The Category A & B courses meet the requirements for all of the common firearms in QLD, as is popular for most participants. This category covers people who are intending to use firearms for Sports/Target Shooting, Recreational Shooting (Hunting), Collecting Firearms and some occupations.
(1) Each of the following is a Category B weapon if it has not been rendered permanently inoperable–
a) a muzzle-loading firearm;
b) a single shot centre-fire rifle;
c) a double barrel centre-fire rifle;
d) a repeating centre-fire rifle;
e) a break action shotgun and centre-fire rifle combination.
(2) A conversion unit is also a category B weapon.
(3) In this section– “conversion unit” means a unit or device or barrel that is capable of being used for converting a category B weapon that is a firearm from one calibre to another calibre.