Firearm Instructor course - 2016
Date Listed 07/11/2016
Magnum Shooting Academy is hosting our Firearm Instructor. Email us for more information on this course.
Our next course dates are: 21-25 November 2016
Firearms Instructor course - SAQA Unit standard:123520
Venue: Benoni / Germiston
Firearm Instructor Course can be learnt over a one Year period from the first levels to the top.
117705: Knowledge of the Firearms Control Act, 2000 (Act No. 60 of 2000)
This category is currently applicable for the renewal of existing licenses and will now become the entry level or “Learning assumed to be in place” for all other firearm Unit Standards.
Personal use training courses:
119649: Handle and use a Handgun.
119650: Handle and use a self-loading Rifle or Carbine.
119651: Handle and use a manually operated Rifle or Carbine.
119652: Handle and use a Shotgun.
This category is the requirement for private firearm ownership or first time firearm ownership. In other words these Unit Standards are the equivalent of what is known internationally as BASIC LEVEL. This category is also the entry level to the next category.
Business use training courses:
123515: Handle and use a Handgun for Business purposes.
123514: Handle and use a Shotgun for Business purposes.
123511: Handle and use a self-loading Rifle or Carbine for business purposes.
123519: Handle and use a manually operated Rifle or Carbine for business purposes.
This category is applicable to business /Security guards and anybody else who is issued with a company firearm. This category is for firearms licensed to a company or institution for “business purposes”. What this means is that a Security Officer who carries a Handgun, will be required to complete firstly 117705, then 119649 and then 123515. This category can be seen as an or duty related level
Tactical training courses:
123510: Apply tactical knowledge in the use of firearms.
123513: Demonstrate tactical proficiency with a Handgun.
123518: Demonstrate tactical proficiency with a self-loading Rifle or Carbine.
123512: Demonstrate tactical proficiency with a Shotgun.
This category is intended for all persons who would need to use a firearm/s in a tactical environment. Close Protection. C.I.T. Anti-Poaching Units.
Range officer -Instructor training courses:
123516: Supervise Shooting Exercises.
123517: Safely Supervise the Operation of a Shooting Range & Tactical Shooting Exercises.
123520: Supervise Firearm Training.