Registered & Experienced

At On Target Firearms Training Academy we aim to produce competent and responsible firearm users with core ethics that enable each to take what they have learnt and add to their “tool-box” of skills.

We offer basic to advanced level training by our qualified, registered and experienced instructors and trainers as well as additional training or assessment and workshops for anyone wanting to improve their discipline and skill in firearm handling and use.

If there is any other knowledge or training you need assistance with, please get hold of us and we do our best to accommodate you.

Proficiency Training Courses

Individual & Competency

Anyone who wishes to apply for a SAPS Competency Certificate in order to license a firearm for personal/private use.

Courses are presented on selected Fridays and Saturdays and must be booked in advance.

We also offer private training sessions for individuals to further their personal firearm skills. Please contact us for pricing and availability.

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This training is required of Security and Law Enforcement in order for them to fulfill their duties in the field.

Although this is the minimum required training for security etc. we encourage Security and Law Enforcement alike to push to more advanced training to increase competency and skill levels.

Civilians are also able to take these courses.

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Advanced unit standards are what is referred to as Tactical Related Duties and at this level all safety aspects, safe handling, use of firearms and physical fitness are crucial for completing these unit standards.

Team dynamics and tactics will be used at this level.

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This extra unit standard is offered for people who have or want to obtain competency for their muzzle loading firearms.

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Military / Law Enforcement

This extra unit standard is for people wanting to pursue a career in the Military or Law Enforcement fields. It is on a NQF Level 5 and Basic Firearm Training and Business Purposes training is a pre-requisite before enrollment.

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Other 2 – 5 hour workshops we offer include:

  • Reloading for Beginners
  • Reloading Advanced
  • Self-defense Refresher
  • Weapon Retention
  • Shooting from Concealment
  • Krav Mega Workshop
  • Shooting on the Move
  • In and Around Vehicles
  • Working in Pairs
  • Unarmed Combat Techniques
  • Low Light and Night Shooting
  • Buildings and Structures
  • Cover and Concealment
  • Situational Awareness
  • Tonfa / baton training
  • Knife Defense Workshop
  • Pepper Spray Workshop
  • Stop the Bleed Training
  • Kids Program