LEVEL 2 AWARD FOR WORKING AS A CCTV OPERATOR

(PUBLIC SPACE SURVEILLANCE) (QCF)


Course Fee

£240 per person

Who is it for?

This qualification is designed for those learners wishing to apply for a license from the Security Industry Authority (SIA) to work as a CCTV operator in public space surveillance. It is based on the relevant SIA specification for learning and qualifications and is supported by Skills for Security.

You will be required to undertake a level 1 literacy test (functional skills test) prior to attending this course. If you have any queries or questions about this please contact us on 01273 621323.

Pease bring with you on the First day:

  • 1 Passport quality Photograph
  • Identification

ID Requirements

At least 1 from Group A and 2 from Group B

Group A

  • UK passport holder
  • Signed valid passport of any other nationality
  • Signed valid UK photo driving licence
  • UK original birth certificate issued within 12 months of birth
  • UK biometric residence permit

Group B

  • Valid EU photo ID card
  • Valid UK firearms licence with photo
  • Signed valid UK paper driving licence
  • Marriage certificate or Civil Partnership certificate, with translation if not in English
  • UK birth certificate issued more than 12 months after date of birth, but not a photocopy
  • Non-UK birth certificate, with translation if not in English
  • UK adoption certificate
  • P45 statement of income for tax purposes on leaving a job issued in the last 12 months
  • P60 annual statement of income for tax purposes issued in the last 12 months
  • Bank or building society statement issued to your current address, less than three months old. You can use  more than one statement as long as each is issued by a different bank or building society
  • Mortgage statement issued in the last 12 months.
  • Utility bill (gas, electric, telephone, water, satellite, cable) issued to your current address within the last three  months. You can only submit one utility bill in support of your application
  • Pension, endowment or ISA statement issued in last 12 months
  • British work permit or visa issued in last 12 months
  • Letter from H.M. Revenue & Customs, Department of Work and Pensions, employment service, or local  authority issued within the last three months. You can submit more than one letter as long as each is issued by  a different Government department or a different local authority
  • A credit card statement sent to your current address within the last three months. You can submit more than one statement as long as each is issued by a different issuer
  • Council Tax statement issued in the last 12 months
  • Child benefit book issued in last 12 months

Assessment

  • Externally set and externally assessed MCQ paper. 40 questions, 1 hour, 70% pass mark
  • Externally set and externally assessed MCQ paper. 40 questions, 1 hour, 70% pass mark
  • Externally set and internally assessed practical assessment (simulation is permitted). 100% pass mark

Qualification

Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) within the Private SecurityIndustry (QCF)


What’s Included?

  • 4 days classroom based training
  • Exam and Certification
  • Free exam resit (if required)
  • Lunch, refreshments all inclusive on us!
  • Ongoing support and assistance with applying for your SIA license should you require it

Course Topics

This course comprises of 3 Units:

Unit 1 – Working within the Private Security Industry

  • 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