​BSIS Requalification Course 

The BSIS (Bureau of Security and Investigative Services) requalification course is a two-hour class designed for renewing your BSIS license and is open only to people employed (or own a business employing) in the following:

  • Security Guard
  • Private Investigator
  • Private Patrol Operator
  • Alarm Company Operator
  • Alarm Agent

A BSIS permit is renewable every two years, however, the Bureau requires requalification every 6 months with a minimum of 4 months between requalifications (example: if you attend a requal class on April 12, you cannot complete the next requalification requirement until at least August 13).  The State suggests you submit your renewal application at least 60 days prior to the date of your license expiration.

If your BSIS license has expired, you will be required to attend a BSIS 16-hour course (Click here for more information regarding COS’ BSIS Basic Firearms Course (16-hour)).

For specific questions regarding the course, please email the instructor at: dan@thegunschool.com

This is a not-for-credit course.
As such, you will not earn units and the class will not be reflected on your banner schedule or on transcripts. As a not-for-credit course, Financial Aid cannot be used to pay for or offset the costs of this course.
2015 Dates (Saturday):
September 19
November 14
Time : 9 AM - 11 AM
Cost : $60
Instructor : Mr. Dan Wells
Supplies to bring to class:
  • Your firearm, holster, and 200 rounds of ammunition (NO reloaded materials allowed), eye and ear protection.
  • Valid BSIS license
  • Birth certificate, DD-214, passport or valid immigration card
Note: When transporting, the firearm and the ammunition must be located in different areas of the car, aka: NOT TOGETHER. 
Location : Visalia PD Gun Range (7400 Ave 328, Visalia , CA )
                Directions to the gun range : From Hwy 198 W take Plaza Dr. Exit (Rd 80);  
                Going North, Turn left (west) on Ave 328; Range approx. 3/4 mi. on right
Registration for Class:
  • Online registration is NOT supported on mobile devices such as IPhones IPads, etc. You must use a PC or Mac computer or laptop.
  • If you are paying with cash or a credit card, you cannot register online. Otherwise, please click the following link to register:
Click here to register for the BSIS Requalification Course.


Click here for step-by-step instructions on the registration process.

Cancellation & Refund Policy:

Click here for the Business, Industry & Community Education cancellation and refund policy.

Additional Information

You can find additional licensing information at the BSIS website located at:http://www.bsis.ca.gov/
Last Updated: 9/8/2015 10:19 AM