A qualification scheme enables club members to become Qualified Range Officers through studying the match rules and sitting practical and written examinations. Qualification gives range officers a depth of knowledge of the rules and how they are applied which is essential for each club to have. Range officers can be qualified for ISSF, Service or Black Powder matches, and will occasionally complete revision papers to maintain or upgrade their skills.
WAPA have referees qualified to Judge A, Judge B and International Judge B level, who provide their expertise and adjudicate at open shoots and State Championships.
Clubs can purchase their targets from WAPA. The targets are manufactured to international competition standards.