07 5679 0110



Maintain your QLD security (guard) weapons licence – re-qualification training in Southport. Gold Coast to Brisbane and Cairns locations with professional, qualified weapons instructors from the security industry with ‘on-the-ground’ skills for an experiential training – theory (knowledge/skills) to practical firearms safety techniques course outcome for security armed Cash-in-Transit guards and plain clothed cash-in-transit officers .

From 01/07/2020 the QLD Police Weapon Division – Application to Renew a Weapons (Guard) Licence including annual mandatory re-qualification training record – Firearms Safety Course, code CPP30411 Certificate III in Security Operations was superseded to course code CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations for submission before licence expiry date with option of early weapon (guard) licence renewal lodgement for current QLD security licence holders with Cash-in-Transit function for armed security Cash-in-Transit and Plain Clothes guards/officers.

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Regal Security and Industry Training RTO No. 32331 is proud of its reputation in the delivery and assessment of nationally recognised programs and courses since 2010 for security and/or weapons licence application mandatory training requirements; security licence functions, security (guard) weapons and firearms safety; security function, First Aid / CPR refresher courses and firearms safety requalification to exceed client, student and QLD business and community responsive safety and security confidence and expectations.

  Regal Security & Industry Training is a training RTO provider and NOT a CRICOS RTO provider

CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations Program (R2) package unit

Course student kit (theory workbook, practical, verbal theory) assessment tools for the following unit:

CPPSEC3114 Control security risk situation using firearms (R1)

Weapon Categories:

Category C (Shotgun)   Category H (Revolver)  Category H (Semi-Automatic Pistol)   Category E (Ballistic vest)

  • how to maintain, use and store firearms and ammunition and maintain security of environment in accordance with legislative, organisational requirements and context of the current national terrorism threat level
  • manage conflict through negotiation and ability to analyse risk factors and intentions of persons to determine response to a security risk situation
  • determine when to use a firearm to respond to a life threatening situation


  • apply legislative and organisational requirements for maintaining security (guard) firearms licensing requirements; apply correct firearms safety handling skills procedures for selecting, fitting, using and maintaining protective equipment including body armour
  • objectives, characteristics and identifying crowded places security issues
  • ability to provide warnings and clear directions to a subject using communication which engages minority groups; identify current and potential risk factors and their impact on the security risk situation
  • maintaining consistent accuracy when discharging firearm and reacting in a timely manner in the application and termination of force, and evaluating and selecting response options within specified legal and strategic limits.

Click on Course eligibility, enrolment to outcome steps to open/close access to full information!

Course Eligibility and Enrolment
Pre-requisites and Pre-enrolment
  • Reading, writing and verbal English (min. Grade 10 level) highly recommended i.e 2-way radio, direct client, colleague, patron communication and report completion to security industry standards.
  • Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) pre-enrolment checklist completion for ACSF LLN level 3 gap modification adjustment, or if higher referral to QLD TAFE English language and literacy (TELLS) services or relevant support services for pre-enrolment LLN upskilling, confidentially agreed by trainer and student.
  • Program/Course Handbook access for information on trainer/student responsibilities; competency-based VET training and assessment principles and tools; pre-enrolment LLN, RPL; refund, review and appeal processes and forms
  • Application to Renew a Weapons Licence or Early Lodgement of Renewal Application (to accompany renewal application) criteria and conditions; meet the personal eligibility requirements; have a genuine reason to hold a licence; access to secure weapon storage


Identification, Citizenship eligibility documents 
  • Age & Photo I.D: Driver Licence or 18+ Card
  • Citizenship status: Medicare Card (green)
  • Current QLD security licence with Cash-in-Transit licence function
  • Current Security (Guard) Weapon licence for firearm category verification

Call to confirm alternate identification and citizenship status documents, if required.

Step 1 - Enrolment & Course Participation

Call, come into the office/training venue at 1/42 Nerang Street, Southport, or complete the Security Weapons Re-Qualification Course Enrolment Form online and return to [email protected] with your course eligibility documents for verification.

Your course fee payment can be accepted by phone or invoice payment prior to emailing your course student kit for completion.

  1. Guide content/links for self-paced study to complete:
  2. Workbooks – Theory (knowledge and skills) open/closed question completion for assessment feedback and support, preferably prior to attending live shooting range
  3. Course (task skills and theory) booking for practical live shooting range demonstrations with theory questions to confirm authenticity of student workbook completion and knowledge/skills competency. 

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) option not applicable for re-qualification firearms safety course certification. 


Your Student Kit resources will be emailed to you – before you get home!!
Step 2 - Student Kit - Theory and Task Skills completion
Download and save your Student Kit resources for self-paced learning
Study full/part time, after work or weekends – whatever suits you best!


Self-paced Learning Support & Guidance: Call 07 5679 0110, come into your training venue or email [email protected] or for LLN learner support activities aligning to adult learning principles agreed by trainer/student in the pre-enrolment process.

Training venue bookings are required to ensure COVID-19 educational precautionary social distancing safety for all venue staff and students.

1. Guide study for Workbook completion of open/closed question types reflecting Guide learning content, with ‘action verb” question responses e.g ‘describe’, ‘detail’, ‘explain’, ‘outline’ etc., to confirm your armed cash-in-transit officer/guard firearms safety knowledge, skills and task skills competency.

2. Submit Workbook for assessment to [email protected] or your Regal Training provider for timely feedback and support of 2nd assessment evidence gap activity/s completion, provided by your qualified weapons instructor prior or during course participation, if required.

3. Book practical course attendance available fortnightly on the Regal Training calendar for practical (task skills) and theory (knowledge/skills) transfer at a shooting range with emphasis on safe handling of firearms and selecting appropriate response to risk situations. Individual coaching and firearms practice demonstration tasks before safe handling skills and marksmanship task skills are assessed in a safe learning environment with PPE for personal safety.
Suitable clothing – closed-in shoes, confirmable fitting long pants and top recommended for shooting range live fire assessment component.

We provide a safe learning environment with the ability to learn, practice and demonstrate security (guard) firearms safety skills, knowledge and lots more, with effective interpersonal, communication, security risk assessment and various incident reporting activities for on-the-job readiness to meet legislative and client organisational requirements.

Check FAQ information that may assist you e.g #10 public transport or parking locations for your vehicle, if required for practical course attendance.

Each students’ pre-enrolment LLN and/or support adjustments, if required for self-paced study time planning and theory workbook completion prior to practical course demonstrations and, if required, 2nd assessment task completion will vary – dependant on work/life balance and commitments and current/recent workplace competency skills transferrable to the security industry validate the required rigour and depth of training duration for competent program/course completion to the CPP31318 Certificate III in Security Operations program package assessment tool requirements, as detailed in the Regal Security and Industry Training RTO 32331 Security Firearms Safety Training and Assessment Strategy.

Step 3 - Assessment Outcome and Evaluation
Certification (training record)

Competent course completion will result in issuance of a Statement of Attainment training record with unit of competency and Weapons Category transcript for submission with the Application to Renew a Weapons Licence or Early Lodgement of Renewal Application (to accompany renewal application), support documents and fee process.

Student file administration fee of $20 for original certificate replacement requests will apply.

Course Evaluation Form completion contributes to the Regal Security & Industry Training RTO 32331 Scope of Program/Course resources and delivery/assessment validation process, and for optional inclusion on our Student Testimonial webpage.

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Enrolment Form
Fee: Category C, E, H : $350      Category E & H : $300

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