Working as a border services officer (customs) in canada is a demanding task that requires a lot of vigilance. Its role is to avoid the illegal importation of goods, firearms, dangerous goods, drugs or even diseases.
An officer may have to seize illegally imported weapons, which is why it is crucial to know how to handle them safely.
Although the Possession and Acquisition License is not mandatory, the training is. The Canadian Unrestricted Firearms Safety Course (CFSC) and the Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course (CRFSC) are requirements that must be filled prior to job interview.