Level 2 Award in CCTV Operations

Objectives:

The Level 2 Award in CCTV Operations is designed for those who want to work as CCTV Operators and require a licence to practise. The qualification is endorsed by the Security Industry (SIA) and learners who complete it successfully can apply to the SIA for a licence.

Entry Requirements:

Basic level of English literacy and numeracy are assumed. You must also be able to provide proof of Identification and proof of address as per SIA guidelines.

Course Summary:

This course is now separated into three Units:

  • Working in the Private Security Industry
  • Working as a CCTV operator
  • Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment

1) Working in the Private Security Industry:

It is recommended that 10 hours should be allocated for this unit. This may be on a full-time or part time basis.

  • Know the purpose and main features of the private security industry
  • Understand the legislation that is relevant to people working in the private security industry
  • Understand relevant aspects of health and safety in the workplace
  • Know how to apply the principles of fire safety
  • Know how to deal with non-fire related workplace Emergencies
  • Understand the principles of effective communication and customer care in the private security industry

2) Working as a CCTV operator:

It is recommended that 14 hours should be allocated for this unit. This may be on a full-time or part time basis.

  • Understand CCTV codes of practice, operational procedures and guidelines
  • Understand relevant legislation and how it impacts on CCTV operations
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of the CCTV operator and other CCTV staff
  • Understand the characteristics of a CCTV system
  • Understand how to make effective use of CCTV Equipment
  • Understand emergency procedures in the CCTV control room

3) Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment:

It is recommended that 8 hours should be allocated for this unit. This may be on a full-time or part time.

  • Be able to operate CCTV equipment
  • Be able to demonstrate operational use of a CCTV System

On successful completion of this approved training course, delegates would then be eligible to apply for their SIA Licence (Upon SIA approval / CRB Check).

Duration: 4 days   |   Delegates: 10   |   Venue: RT Training Solutions in Ipswich