Working as a CCTV Operator

Working as a CCTV Operator

What You Will Learn  

The qualification comprises 3 mandatory units:

Unit 1- Working within the Private Security Industry

This unit covers the following topics:
Module 1: The Private Security Industry
Module 2: Communication Skills and Customer Care
Module 3: Awareness of the Law in the Private Security Industry
Module 4: Health and Safety for the Private Security Operative
Module 5: Fire Safety Awareness
Module 6: Emergency Procedures


Assessment:

Unit 1- Working within the Private Security Industry
60-question multiple-choice examination paper.
•Successful candidates must achieve a score of at least70%
•Examination duration – 75 minutes
•Guided learning hours for this unit are 10 hours



Unit2 -Working as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry
This unit covers the following topics:


Module 1: Introduction to the Roles and Responsibilities of the CCTV Operator and Other CCTV Staff
Module 2: Codes of Practice, Operational Procedures and Guidelines
Module 3: CCTV Equipment and its Operation
Module 4: Control Room Communications and Access Control
Module 5: Legislation
Module 6: Dealing with Incidents
Module 7: CCTV Surveillance Techniques
Module 8: Emergency Procedures in the CCTV Control Room
Module 9: Health and Safety at Work in the CCTV Environment


Assessment:
Unit2 -Working as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry
•60-question multiple-choice examination paper.
•Successful candidates must achieve a score of at least70%
•Examination duration –75 minutes
•Guided learning hours for this unit are 14 hours



Unit3 - Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment within the Private Security Industry.

This unit covers the practical operations of a simple CCTV unit with a Pan Tilt Zoom (PTZ) dome camera and a fixed camera attached to a display unit.

•Ongoing practical assessment throughout the course by the tutor
•This unit will be internallyassessed practically in a CCTV control room environment, and each of the assessment criteria must be met.
•Learners must have access to a CCTV (PSS) control room environment with a minimum of 2 PTZ cameras.

•Guided learning hours for this unit are8 hours


How will I be assessed?
Students will complete both internal assessment (e.g. practical tasks) and external assessment (completion of multiple choice tests).

Progression opportunities:

Learners who have achieved this qualification can progress to related security qualifications, should they wish to change career, such as the BTEC level 2 Working as a Security Officer within the Private Security Industry and a level 3 qualification such as BTEC level 3 Working as a Close Protection Operative in the Private Security Industry Learners may wish to progress onto the apprenticeship in Providing Security Services.
 
Once you complete the exams they are then assessed by the Examining Body. Securematics Training will notify you of your results within 7 working days from the completion of the course. Once you have completed the course successfully you will then receive your Certificate awarded by the examining body. After which you will be able to apply for your SIA Licence to legally work as a CCTV Operator.
 
 
In order to optimise your learning experience, this course is purposely run with small delegate numbers and is generally capped at 15. Book now to avoid disappointment!
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call 02083185860.Call us for an inhouse quotation. Inhouse courses can be tailored to your specific market.
 
 

Working as a CCTV Operator

Working as a CCTV Operator