Level 2 Award in CCTV operations (Public Space Surveillance) (QCF)

 

This accredited qualification is ideal for anyone wishing to work as a CCTV operative, as it provides the necessary skills and knowledge to apply for an SIA licence in this field. 

 

It has been developed to meet the requirements of the Security Industry Authority (SIA). Subjects covered include roles and responsibilities of CCTV operators, codes of practice, operational procedures and guidelines, CCTV equipment and operation and surveillance techniques.

 

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This qualification must be undertaken over a minimum of 4 days. 

 

How is the qualification assessed?

It is divided into 3 units and is assessed through 2 multiple-choice examinations and a practical test. 

 

These units are as follows: 

 

Unit 1: Working in the Private Security Industry Assessed by a 40 minutes 25 question multiple-choice examination. Learners must achieve a score of at least 18 out of 25 to pass this unit. 

 

Unit 2: Working as a CCTV Operator Assessed by a 1 hour 40 question multiple-choice examination. Learners must achieve a score of at least 28 out of 40 to pass this unit. 

 

Unit 3: Practical use operation of CCTV equipment Assessed by the tutor and externally moderated by HABC to pass this unit.

 

What next?

Individuals achieving this qualification will be able to progress: 

 

HABC Level 2 Certificate in Providing Security Services (QCF)

  • HABC Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Providing Security Services (QCF)

  • HABC Level 2 Award in Door Supervision (QCF)

  • HABC Level 2 Award in Security Guarding (QCF)