Bookings, Payments and Certificates

We also accept payment via direct deposit into our bank account or EFT.
Please Email us at to arrange the course booking & EFT or direct deposit if you do not wish to pay by credit card through our secure PayPal gateway.

Your Trainer & Assessor must deem you competent before a certificate can be sent to you. Generally it will be mailed to you within 5 - 8 working days.

Yes, in accordance with our refund policy.
Go to the “BOOK NOW” button on this webpage. Please note that payment is required to secure your spot.
No. When booking this course you are required to pay the full amount.

About the Course

The individual Unit of Competency is nationally accredited, however this Course has been designed to meet the Qld Licensing requirements, therefore the certificate will be a Statement of Attainment of the individual units.
Yes - We are a Registered Training Organisation, #41173.

You must hold a current QLD Firearms Licence- GUARD or;
Anyone 18 yrs of age or older if they satisfy the following criteria:

  • Are a resident of Qld
  • Are a fit and proper person
  • Have not, within the past 5 years, been convicted of a disqualifying offence including misuse of drugs, misuse of weapons, the use or threatened use of violence, or been the subject of a domestic violence protection order
  • Have a genuine reason for a licence
  • Can demonstrate appropriate training in the safe use of firearms, and
  • Have access to secure storage.

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The course is at certificate 3 level. Your Trainer will present the material in a clear manner and assist you with individual difficulties.

Just a little pre-reading which will be sent to you.
Yes. You have to book your spot, make payment and return the completed enrolment form which will be emailed to you. Then just a little pre-reading.
Please email us at before making a booking and we will contact you.

Minimum numbers apply to this course.
While we manage to run most of our courses, unfortunately the odd one may be cancelled or postponed due to lack of numbers or trainer illness. We will give as much notice as possible and an alternative time to do the course or a full refund.
If you have any concerns please email and we will contact you.

Yes, if after reading our full FAQ section you still want to speak with a staff member then please email us at and we will contact you.
CPPSEC3008A Control security risk using firearms

There is no credit transfer for this course.

Marking and Assessing Your Work

You will be contacted by the Trainer via email with any concerns and given 2 additional chances and additional tuition from the trainer. The trainer needs to assess you as competent – you are required to get 100% to pass the course. This will be explained to you by the trainer during the course.
You will be required to submit a hard copy to your Trainer.

The Training Day

Please see the course timetable. There are flexible start times for this course.

Talon Education & your Trainer will attempt to make alternative arrangements, such as re-booking a later time or providing additional tuition. The course will proceed as usual for the other students.

You will need to discuss this with the Trainer. Generally it won’t be a problem as long as the phone is on vibrate and the other students are not interrupted.
You will not be permitted to speak, text or Email from your phone in the training room, but you will be permitted to step outside to undertake these activities for important matters. The training will continue for the other students during this time.

Location, Parking and Food

Training is conducted at approved ranges.

Snacks and drinks are available from the onsite shop.