The Range Officers training course will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to run & manage a shooting range and/or shooting exercises. Most ranges require a visitor to be in possession of a Range Officers Certificate to be allowed onto the range unsupervised.
Course Content Includes : Legal Aspects (Civil Liability), Occupational Health & Safety aspects, Administrative requirements of a shooting range, Duties of a Range Officer, the Practical Supervision & running of a range, Range Equipment & Maintenance and the relevant SABS Standards. At the end of the course the learner need to complete a Practical Evaluation, and a Theoretical Exam.
Learn how to take charge of a shooting range and shooting exercises.
This unit standard applies to all persons who will need to supervise the operation of a shooting range or shooting exercises for business or sport purposes. This supervision must ultimately lead to the safe use of a shooting range as a primary objective of this unit standard.
This unit standard applies to normal operation and does not include the requirements for the supervision of tactical exercises and range inspection.
A person credited with this unit standard will be able to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of standards and legislation required for the safe operation of a shooting range.
- Prepare participants and environment for a shooting activity.
- Carry out activities applicable to the conclusion of a shooting event.
- Be able to supervise the operation of a shooting range.