3 Day Course £149.99

 

The Level 2 Award for ‘Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) within the Private Security Industry (QCF)’ is a pre-requisite for those seeking to work as a CCTV Operator in the Private Security Industry (PSI).
 

Who is it for?


A Public Space Surveillance (CCTV) licence is required when you undertake the licensable activities of a public space surveillance (CCTV) operative and your services are supplied for the purposes of or in connection with any contract to a consumer.

Aims & Objectives


Under the terms of the Private Security Act (2001) individuals working in specific sectors of the private security industry must be licensed by the Security Industry


Authority (SIA). One criteria for obtaining a licence is the achievement of a licence linked qualification the Level 2 Award for ‘Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) within the Private Security Industry (QCF)’ provides full coverage of the competences specified by the SIA with regards to Public Space Surveillance and therefore meets its requirements for a licence. The qualification is suitable for any new entrant to this sector.


What does the course involve?


This qualification is split into 3 modules and delegates must complete and pass units 1,2 and 3 as outlined below in order to achieve the full qualification required to apply for the SIA CCTV licence. The course is delivered over 3 days and does require some pre-course reading and home study. Assessments are carried out through 2 multiple-choice examinations and a practical assessment.


The course is made up of the following units:


Unit 1: Working within the Private Security Industry (This module is covered by 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.

 

  • 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.



Course Cost: £149.99 (3 Day Course)