Course Contents

Working within the private security industry
  • The 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
Working as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry
  • 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
Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment within the Private Security Industry
  • How to use CCTV equipment
  • Operating the CCTV system

In order to use CCTV where the public may be monitored you need a Security Industry Authority (SIA) Licence.

This is the new 3 day course that was introduced on 1st January 2015, and is designed to provide you with the qualification required to apply for your SIA Licence in CCTV (Public Space Surveillance) Operations.

Course Length

3 days, plus 9 hours pre-course work.


2 multiple choice exams and a Practical Assessment.


Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveiillance) within the Private Security Industry



Online Price £230


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26th - 28th June Brighton£230.00Book
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16th - 18th July Faversham£230.00Book
16th - 18th July Gravesend£230.00Book
17th - 19th July Norwich£230.00Book
22nd - 24th July London Central£230.00Book
29th - 31st July Peterborough£230.00Book
13th - 15th Aug Faversham£230.00Book
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27th - 29th Aug Cambridge£230.00Book
3rd - 5th Sept Brighton£230.00Book
10th - 12th Sept Gravesend£230.00Book
10th - 12th Sept Faversham£230.00Book
17th - 19th Sept London Central£230.00Book
24th - 26th Sept Peterborough£230.00Book
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