Security Firearms Refresher

Mandatory Annual Firearms Re-Certification for Armed Security Professionals

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Annual Firearms Re-Certification

Armed security officers are required by law to sit a Firearms Revalidation annually.

Is it time for the revalidation of your Security Firearms Licence? Come and train with our experienced staff and maintain your footing in the ever changing security industry – you might even learn something new!

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of this course participants will receive a Statement of Attainment.

Entry Requirements

Required pathways for participants entering this qualification include:

Must be 18 years or age or older and have had no criminal convictions in previous 10 years to be eligible for a Security Providers Licence. Note; driving offences (e.g. speeding, drink driving, etc.) are not normally disqualifying offences.

Must be an Australian Citizen or hold an appropriate Visa to work in the Security Industry in Queensland.

Participants may choose to undertake an LLN assessment with one of our qualified assessors prior to committing to their enrolment in this qualification.

You will need access to a computer with an internet connection to complete the online component of this course.

This course is not open to international students (student visa 500).

What will I need to provide to enrol?

  • Enrolment Form
  • USI
  • Photo Identification
  • Payment

Units of Competency

This qualification is customisable to suit the needs of individual participants and includes a total of one unit of competency.

Units Of Competency

  • CPPSEC3114 Control Security Risk using Firearms

Weapons Licensing Categories Covered In The Revalidation

  • Category C Shotgun
  • Category H Revolver
  • Category H Semi-Automatic Pistol
  • Category E Body Armour

Delivery Options

Online + 4 hours at the range

The online component is required to be completed by students BEFORE attending the face to face practical component.

The practical component is usually delivered from 6pm – 10pm at Rothwell Indoor Pistol Range.


On completion of your Firearms Re-Certification training you can discuss with our qualified trainers what other areas of training may be suitable for you.

Course Fees

Cat C, E, H – $295
Cat E & H – $250


Other Information

Please read our Course Fees and Refund policy here.

Assessment Re-Submission Fees

Should you be deemed not competent after 2 attempts at a unit of competency, an assessment re-submission fee of $50 will apply per assessment.


Applications made for Security Guard Firearms Licences are handled by the Weapons Licencing Branch of the Queensland Police. This service incurs a fee to process, approve and issue licences.


“The class environment was great, the other classmates were great, and James was one of the coolest dudes ever to have as a teacher. If only schools had teachers like him I might of enjoyed school a lot more!”

Wayne Atterbury

security firearms refresher
State Winner

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