Security

CCTV Operator

4 Day Level 2 Award in Working as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry (RQF)

The Axis Academy are an approved training provider under Highfield Qualifications to deliver this SIA Licence linked course.
This qualification is designed for those that require a licence from the SIA to work as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry. On successful completion of this course candidates will be eligible to apply for a SIA Licence *subject to a DBS check*.
Course Overview:
Unit 1 – Working within the Private Security Industry
Externally set and externally assessed MCQ 40 questions, 1 hour, 70% pass mark
Unit includes understanding of:
Main characteristics of the Private Security Industry, Legislation as it applies to the individual in carrying out a licensable activity, The importance of safe working practices to comply with legal requirements, Fire procedures in the workplace, Emergencies and the importance of emergency procedures, The importance of communication skills and customer care. 
Unit 2 – Working as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry
Externally set and externally assessed MCQ 40 questions, 1 hour, 70% pass mark
Unit includes understanding of:
The roles and responsibilities of the CCTV operator and other CCTV staff, CCTV codes of practice, operational procedures and guidelines, Relevant legislation and how it impacts on CCTV operations, The importance of communication within CCTV operations, Emergency procedures in the CCTV control room, The characteristics of a CCTV system, Health and safety relevant to the CCTV operator
Unit 3 – Practical operation of CCTV equipment within the Private Security Industry
Externally set and internally assessed practical assessment (simulation is permitted), 100% pass mark
Unit includes being able to:
Use and Operate the CCTV system
This course is delivered over 4 days and on successful completion a certificate of competence is issued from the Awarding Organisation which entitles candidates to start the application for their SIA Licence.
Additional Information
All our courses include excellent tuition taught by experienced course tutors, glossy course material, assessment fees and certification fees. Courses that are held on our own premises also include light refreshments and a light lunch.