Level 2 CCTV Operations


Next Date
04/12/2017
Fee
from £175
Timings
10 - 7:30pm
Duration
3 - 4 days
Minimum Age
18
In House Price
£ 999
Course Overview

Under the Private Security Industry Authority Act 2001, all individuals wishing to work in the private security industry must undertake a recognised qualification before applying for a licence.This accredited qualification has been developed to meet the requirements of the Security Industry Authority (SIA). It is based on the relevant SIA Specifications for Learning and Qualifications and provides the necessary skills and knowledge for those who wish to apply for an SIA licence and work as a CCTV operative.

This covers certification, manuals and tea/coffee.
Course Details
Unit 1 – Working in 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
  • Understand how to use CCTV equipment
  • Be able to operate the CCTV system
Career Impact

Dear candidate, it is a must you invest in this qualification if you are considering or have completed our door supervision course as you are severely limiting yourself in gaining employment in security if you choose to take this course standalone as there are limited security control rooms in reflection of the amount of CCtv operations taking place in today’s world there are substantially more security CCTV systems in operation than SIA licensed security guards, and their purpose is to minimise risks, anyone wishing to observe and operate CCTV security systems where they may be monitoring public space must have a SIA CCTV operator license, failing to do so may result in a £5000 fine or 6 months prison. Be in position to increase you employment opportunities in security by a minimum of 50% by investing in this qualification as your customers will benefit from a dynamic security officer, one that can screen customer, conduct patrols and loss prevention but also manage their CCTV operation in accordance to the law. Ask yourself, if you was in need of a security operative, would you want them to be not only physical protect your business but also to manage the system security on the premises?

Entrance Requirement
You must provide:
  • Two identity documents from group A. At least one document must show your current address and at least one document must show your date of birth.

Or

  • One identity document from group A and two documents from group B. At least one document must show your current address and at least one document must show your date of birth.
Group A
  • If you are a UK passport holder, your passport number entered on the application form. You do not need to submit the actual passport.
  • Signed valid passport of any other nationality.
  • Signed valid UK photo driving licence (both parts of the full or provisional licence are required)
  • 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.
Meet Your Instructor
Marcus

I have been in the security industry since the late 1990’s,originally front-line as a security operative in various leisure environments with my own security teams and progressed into security solutions for the industrial sector leading onto the corporate sector.To date I have been involved with conducting risk assessments, leading onto security consultation and implementing security measures in varied threat levels in a dynamic approach in accordance to budgetary constraints, applying manned, physical and systems security.The Security Industry Authority was introduced in London in 2004 which was the catalyst for me to become qualified to instruct and share the wealth of knowledge which I had the pleasure of gaining at all levels.I intend to invest in you in a positive manner to make you – not to break you, I will be empathetic and honest with your best interest in mind.I am motivated for you to gain employment in the security industry and I gain satisfaction from you prospering from strength to strength whether as an operative or a service provider.If you have any queries feel free to contact me.Look forward to meeting you.

"Strength doesn't come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn't."
FAQ
Q: What is the aim of this course?

The need for quality training of Closed Circuit Television (Public Space Surveillance) Operatives has long been recognised. Too often a highly sophisticated system has been carefully planned, expertly installed and commissioned with little or no thought given to the training of those people responsible for its use. This three-day course is designed to assist companies in the provision of basic job training that meets the SIA requirements for licensing. Delegates will gain an in-depth understanding of the current legislation pertinent to their work and invaluable knowledge relating to the purpose and principles of CCTV surveillance systems.

Q: Who is it for?

This course is appropriate to new entrants to the industry; people transferring from other security functions, as well as those, whose job includes some elements of Closed Circuit Television (Public Space Surveillance), and existing security staff requiring a qualification in order to apply for an SIA licence.

Q: What are the benefits of this course?

On completion of this course, candidates will have achieved the required level of knowledge and understanding in the areas listed.

Q: How can I book this course?

You can book the course online (Click here to Book Online) or by calling us on 07961 765 555.

Q: Can I pay by debit or credit card?

Yes you can pay using your credit card or debit card on the internet, and over the phone.

Q: What if I fail the CCTV exam?

If you fail the CCTV exam, you may resit for the exam at an extra cost of £40.

Q: Do I need my certificate to apply for SIA Licence?

No, you do not need your certificate to apply for SIA Licence. You can apply for SIA Licence as soon as you have your result.

Q: Does this course involve practical work with CCTV systems?

Yes, this course involves hands-on experience working with CCTV systems.

Q: My name is spelt wrong on the certificate, what do I do?

If your name is spelt wrong on your certificate, you will have to send us a copy of your passport or driver's licence and we will re-issue you a new certificate, please note it takes over 10 days to recieve a new certificate.

Q: What if my certificate is lost in the post?

A new certificate can be ordered at an extra cost of £35.

Q: What ID documents do I have to bring along on the course?

It is an awarding organisation requirement to do identity check for all security related qualifications, therefore candidates who are attending Licence linked course are requested to provide the following upon arrival; Two passport size photos Original passport of any nationality or UK photo drivers licence Two forms of address proof (originals) Please see the joining instructions as a range of other documents can be accepted.

Q: I have already done my Security Guard or Door Supervisor training, do I have to attend the full course?

If you have completed your Door Supervisor or Security Guard training after August 2010 and have the new QCF qualfication, you will be exempt from the Unit 1 - Working in the Private Security Industry unit.

Q: Will the course material be provided?

Yes, we will provide you with the full course material on a CD, it is recommended that you bring along a laptop computer.

Mock Test
Which document guides CCTV operators on adopted best practices?
A ) SIA license
B ) ICO's Assignment Instructions
C ) Organisation's Code of Practice
D ) ICO's Codes of Practice
Operational Procedures and Guidelines are there to allow:
A ) the Organisational Requirements to be documented
B ) the Operational Instruction of the company to be met
C ) the CCTV Requirement to be met
D ) the Operational Requirements to lawfully achieved
The ICO's Code of Practice was produced to provide information regarding:
A ) how employees can access their personal data
B ) best practice for those involved in operating CCTV Systems
C ) information the police on what information companies may keep
D ) informing employers on what data they can keep about their staff
Who would definitely not be authorised to access confidential information?
A ) Local newspaper journalists
B ) Local Authority
C ) Crime Partnerships
D ) Police
Contolled access to the CCTV Control Room is:
A ) essential to ensure security,confidentially and data protection
B ) desirable to ensure security,confidentially and data protection
C ) not necessary to ensure security,confidentially and data protection
Course Date
LocationDatePriceBooking
Dean Training, Rays House, North Circular Road, London, NW10 7XP, GB04/12/2017£175BOOK NOW
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Dean Training, Rays House, North Circular Road, London, NW10 7XP, GB13/04/2018£175BOOK NOW
Dean Training, Rays House, North Circular Road, London, NW10 7XP, GB25/05/2018£175BOOK NOW
Dean Training, Rays House, North Circular Road, London, NW10 7XP, GB15/06/2018£175BOOK NOW
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Dean Training, Rays House, North Circular Road, London, NW10 7XP, GB24/08/2018£175BOOK NOW
Dean Training, Rays House, North Circular Road, London, NW10 7XP, GB05/10/2018£175BOOK NOW
Dean Training, Rays House, North Circular Road, London, NW10 7XP, GB16/11/2018£175BOOK NOW
 

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