Mandatory Annual Firearms Re-Certification for Armed Security Professionals
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!
On successful completion of this course participants will receive a Statement of Attainment.
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.
Please be advised we are unable to train students on a student visa. You must find a CRICOS registered training provider.
What will I need to provide to enrol?
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
Weapons Licensing Categories Covered In The Revalidation
This course requires both an online and practical component. 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 our North Lakes office. Training partner times may differ. Please view the booking links for each individual office to confirm.
Asset College runs our Firearms Re-validations at our North Lakes office. We also have training partners who can run Firearms Re-Certification courses in other locations. Click on the training partner name to view more information about their courses.
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.
Cat C, E, H – $250
Cat E & H – $200
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.
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