Security officers who hold a firearms licence for the purposes of Cash-In-Transit (CIT) duties or similar and has completed CPPSEC3008A Control security risk using firearms from CPP30411 Certificate III in Security operations must under go re-qualification and assessment every 12 months in order to maintain currency under clause 14A of the Security and Related Activities (Control) Regulations 1997.
The firearms re-qualification course must be conducted in accordance with Condition 18 of the Police Commissioners Conditions.
A firearms re-qualification course is to cover reinforcement training, of firearm safety, training in the use of force and a Course of Firing of firearms at targets set at various distances. The course is to be conducted over a minimum of four (4) hours face to face training. The Course of Firing of firearms at targets set at various distances is to be conducted in accordance with Condition 14.
The firearm qualification shoot is to be undertaken as a complete serial to a maximum of three qualification serials per training session. The serial must be completed in sequence as per the approved Course of Fire on each and every occasion.
The Course of Fire sequence is a total of twenty four (24) rounds over four distances.