CCTV Training Course
In the UK there are approximately 2.5 million CCTV cameras with over 11,000 on the London Underground alone! Watching over these CCTV cameras are thousands of people all with one thing in common - they all have SIA CCTV Operative licences.
The rise in the use of CCTV cameras means that there are lots of employment opportunities once you have a CCTV licence. This makes the CCTV Operative Training course the perfect course to start, or advance, your career in the Private Security Industry.
The CCTV Operative course doesn’t only let you work with CCTV cameras it is also a great qualification to progress your career in the security industry. Many people in management and supervisory positions will hold a CCTV Licence as well as a Door Supervisor licence.
This video will give you all the information you need about the CCTV Operative course.
Obtaining the level 2 CCTV Training qualification is the first step towards obtaining an SIA Licence. If you are looking to work as a CCTV operator, this is the right qualification for you.
How can I get the CCTV Licence?
Getting your SIA CCTV Licence may seem like a long-winded process. Getting your licence actually involves the following 3 easy steps:
- Step 1: Book and attend the CCTV training course
- Step 2: Get certified by passing the course.
- Step 3: Complete the SIA application process on the SIA's website
What will I learn on the course?
The CCTV Operative course is designed by the Security Industry Authority to give people a full understanding of your role within the security industry. The course covers everything from the legal aspects of CCTV monitoring to practical lessons on equipment and usage.
The SIA CCTV course runs over 3 days and is divided into 3 units:
- Unit 1: Working in the Private Security Industry
- Unit 2: Working as a CCTV Operator
- Unit 3: Practical use of CCTV Systems
At the end of the CCTV course, you will be required to pass two exams to achieve your qualification.
We understand that examinations can be a daunting prospect but we assure you there is no need to worry. Everything you need to know for the examination is covered in the CCTV Operator course and your expert instructor will fully prepare you for success in the tests.
Our pass rates are some of the highest in the business thanks to the highly experienced instructors and the quality of the training courses.
All courses booked with Get Licensed include:
- Training Guarantee: You get the course you purchased or an instant refund.
- Price Match: You won't find the same course cheaper anywhere else.
- After Hours Customer Support: We are available after hours via chat and telephone.
- Secure Booking: Your details are safe with industry-standard SSL protection.
Upcoming course dates
Fri 20th Sep - Sun 22nd Sep
Fri 18th Oct - Sun 20th Oct
Fri 15th Nov - Sun 17th Nov
Fri 13th Dec - Sun 15th Dec
Mon 23rd Sep - Wed 25th Sep
Mon 21st Oct - Wed 23rd Oct
Mon 04th Nov - Wed 06th Nov
Mon 18th Nov - Wed 20th Nov
Mon 02nd Dec - Wed 04th Dec
Mon 16th Dec - Wed 18th Dec
CCTV Licence Application process
You can read the entire licensing process in detail here.
In summary, after successfully passing the SIA CCTV licence course you can apply for the SIA CCTV badge. The current cost of the licence is £220 and is paid directly to the SIA. The licence is valid for 3 years. The licencing process is as follows:
Get certified by passing your course
Complete SIA Application online
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