Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) within the Private Security Industry £120 plus vat

£120.00 + VAT

The SIA qualification for the CCTV PSS training is designed at level two, this means that this entry level qualification for anyone aspiring to work in the private security industry as a CCTV PSS (public space surveillance) operative.

The qualification would enable any learner to apply for an SIA licence for CCTV. In order to get the CCTV license a candidate is required to undergo appropriate training with an approved training provider.

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Description

The Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator  is the SIA qualification for the CCTV PSS training and is designed at level two, this means that this entry level qualification for anyone aspiring to work in the private security industry as a CCTV PSS (public space surveillance) operative.

The qualification would enable any learner to apply for an SIA licence for CCTV. In order to get the CCTV license a candidate is required to undergo appropriate training with an approved training provider.

Who is this qualification for?

This course is a legal requirement to obtain the SIA CCTV Licence, which enables you to work as a CCTV operator. CCTV Operators usually work in a control room, which can be connected to a wide array of camera footage. Employers typically include security companies, medium-large corporations, local councils.

How long will it take?
The SIA CCTV Course runs over 3 days

Assessment

The SIA CCTV training would is delivered both theoretically as well it will have the practical element in which the learners would be prepared for the practical operation of CCTV systems. The qualification is assessed by three examinations, if you have done the door supervisor or security guarding qualification after 1st Jan 2015 you would be exempted one exam

Certification

Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) within the Private Security Industry

Course Content

Your Course is divided into 3 units

  • Unit 1: Working within the Private Security Industry (Distance learning)

  • Unit 2: Understand the roles and responsibilities of the CCTV operator and other CCTV staff

  • Unit 3: Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment within the Private Security Industry

Unit 1: Working within the Private Security Industry (Distance learning)

  • Know the main characteristics of the private security industry
  • Understand legislation as it applies to the individual in carrying out a licensable activity
  • Understand the importance of safe working practices to comply with legal requirements
  • Understand fire procedures in the workplace
  • Understand emergencies and the importance of emergency procedures
  • Understand the importance of communication skills and customer care
  • Unit 2: Working as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry

Unit 2: Understand the roles and responsibilities of the CCTV operator and other CCTV staff

  • Understand CCTV codes of practice, operational procedures and guidelines
  • Understand relevant legislation and how it impacts on CCTV operations
  • Understand the importance of communication within CCTV operations
  • Understand emergency procedures in the CCTV control room
  • Understand the characteristics of a CCTV system
  • Understand Health and Safety relevant to the CCTV operator

Unit 3: Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment within the Private Security Industry

  • Understand how to use CCTV equipment
  • Be able to operate the CCTV system

Additional information

Course Dates

5th – 7th December