Successful completion of the H6 Firearms and Weapons course is a mandatory requirement to be eligible to gain a H6 firearms licence in South Australia. A H6 firearms licence permits a licensed security officer to carry an approved firearms and/ or weapon whilst on duty. Specialised Career Solutions H6 Firearms and Weapons course is arguably the most comprehensive and well-rounded currently on offer in Australia and is delivered by one of South Australia’s highly accredited, leading firearm and weapons experts. The course consists of an in-depth theory element which details in depth the safety and legal requirements pertaining to firearms and weapons; and a practical element which requires students to participate in hands-on practice and examination using firearms and weapons.

Course Content

WSCQPS005A Demonstrate the safe use of category H firearms
WSCQPS001A Demonstrate knowledge of firearms legislation, firearms and community safety
WSCQPS007A Lawful and responsible use of miscellaneous weapons
CPPSEC3008A Control security risk situations using firearms
CPPSEC3009A Prepare and present evidence in court
CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques
CPPSEC3014A Control persons using baton
CPPSEC3015A Restrain persons using handcuffs
CPPSEC3017A Plan and conduct evacuation of premises
CPPSEC3018A Provide for the safety of persons at risk

Possible Employment Pathways

  • Armed Officer
  • Armed Cash in Transit Officer


To be eligible to undertake this course a student must have successfully completed Certificate III Security Operations including these modules: CPPSEC3009A Prepare and present evidence in court, CPPSEC3013A Control persons using empty hand techniques, CPPSEC3017A Plan and conduct evacuation of premises. Additional fees apply if these units have not been completed. Other criteria including police checks are required before the graduate can be licensed to carry a weapon in the security industry

Course Duration 5 Days
Delivery Method
Face to Face
Course Fee                  $1400.00 Semi- Automatic or Revolver
$1500.00 Semi- Automatic and Revolver
$1650.00 Semi- Automatic, Revolver and Concealed Carry (includes Batons & Handcuffs)

We run courses regularly and we’re now taking new enrolments… To enquire or to enrol, contact Specialised Career Solutions using our enquiry form or call 1300 893 727

Specialised Career Solutions also offers the following security industry courses in Adelaide: