This is a Level 2 Award in CCTV Operations (Public Space Surveillance), which is required to obtain an SIA CCTV Operator’s license.

Duration:This is a 4 day course with a total of 4 modules, 2 exams and a practical assessment./p>

Course Requirements

  • All learners must be aged 18+ to complete the qualification
  • You MUST HAVE VALID Photo ID (i.e. Passport, Driving License), proof of address and a passport sized photo
  • You will need basic English skills (reading and writing). There are no formal educational requirements needed

Course Content

CCTV training is required by the SIA for CCTV licence. CCTV training course as required by the SIA includes a common core unit – working in the private security industry, roles and responsibilities of a CCTV operator (unit 2) and practical assessment portfolio (unit 3) covering the practical tasks of a CCTV operator including procedures for monitoring, processing, storing and disclosing CCTV images while maintaining the evidential value of all documentary evidence including CCTV recorded images and implementing Audit Trail.

The SIA CCTV course is composed of 3 mandatory units:

  • Unit 1 – Working in the Private Security Industry
    Awareness of the Law in the Private Security Industry
    Health and Safety for the Private Security Operative
    Fire Safety Awareness
    Emergency Procedures
    The Private Security Industry
    Communication Skills and Customer Care
  • Unit 2 – Knowledge and skills based course covering:
    The Roles and Responsibilities of the CCTV Operator and Other CCTV Staff
    Codes of Practice, Operational Procedures and Guidelines
    CCTV Equipment and its Operation
    Control Room Communications and Access Control
    Dealing with Incidents
    CCTV Surveillance Techniques
    Fire and Emergency Procedures in the CCTV control room
    Health and Safety at Work in the CCTV Environment
  • Unit 3 – Practical Assessment

COST: £145.00