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Closed Circuit TV (CCTV) Training

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  • Fee
    £199
  • Duration of course 3 days
  • Course type Short Course (Workforce Development)
  • This course is suitable for Adults

This course will give you the qualification that you need if you wish to apply to work as a CCTV operator. Please note that for most CCTV Operator jobs, you will be required to have a Door Supervisor/Manned Guarding licence as well, as the role often includes security officer duties.

The course covers three units:

Unit 1: Working the Private Security Industry

  • Know the purpose and main features of working in the private security industry
  • Understand the legislation that is relevant to people working in the private security industry
  • Understand the relevant aspects of Health & 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

Unit 2: Working as a CCTV Operator

  • 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 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

Unit 3: Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment

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

On successful completion of all elements of the programme you wil receive a Level 2 Qualification in CCTV. This is the qualification required to apply for an SIA badge to work in the security industry in the UK. You will need to apply for the licence directly with the SIA. This is a separate cost.

For further information or to apply please contact The Business Development Team on 020 7258 2711 or email business.development@cwc.ac.uk.