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SIA CCTV Operator Training Courses


The CCTV Operator course is the perfect course for progressing your career in the Private Security Industry. The course prepares you to work in a huge variety of roles including: CCTV Operative, Security Supervisor and various management positions.

Course NAME

CCTV Training Course

DURATION 3 days
FROM £179.99
MANDATORY REQUIREMENT FOR SIA CCTV Licence
ELIGIBILITY 18+ years

COURSE UNITS
1

Working in the Private Security Industry


2

Working as a CCTV Operator


3

Practical use of CCTV Systems


ASSESSMENT

2 Multiple Choice Exams and a Practical Assessment.

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CCTV Training Course

Are you thinking of starting a new career as a CCTV Operator or adding another SIA Licence under your belt?

 

We make getting your SIA licence a simple, stress-free process ✅ 

 

NOTICE: Due to government legislation, all SIA security training courses will be changing. From April 1, courses will see a price increase as well as an expansion of dates in which delegates will be expected to attend. If you are looking to kick-start a career in the security sector, we recommended that you book your SIA security course before April 1 to avoid price increase and to save time and money.

 

 

CCTV Cameras are everywhere 

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 licence.

 

Did you know?  There are strict guidelines and laws relating to viewing and recording and storage of CCTV footage. 

 

Employment Opportunities with a CCTV Licence

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. 

 

Tip: The CCTV Operative course is an excellent 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. 

 

 

"You can double your value to an employer if you have more than one SIA Licence."

 

Obtaining the level 2 CCTV Training qualification is the first step towards getting an SIA Licence. If you are looking to work as a CCTV operator, this is the right qualification for you.

 

 

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. 

 

Sample Lesson

Wondering what you will learn on the course? Watch expert trainer and SIA course instructor Anthony Milner talk us through the Health & Safety section of the course.

 

 

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

 

Note: 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.

 

✅Tip: Passing the SIA Door Supervisor course has never been easier with our Flexi+ package which allows you to take UNLIMITED examination retakes at no extra cost

 

How it works

The first step to starting your exciting new career in the security industry begins with your training.  

Throughout your SIA CCTV training, we’ll walk you through the process, providing all necessary training and materials to help you get your CCTV SIA security licence.

 

To get started...

 

 Select a location 

✅ Book your CCTV course

✅ Complete the training

✅ Apply for your SIA licence 

 

 

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Upcoming course dates

Birmingham
Fri 06th Mar - Sun 08th Mar
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Fri 03rd Apr - Sun 05th Apr
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Birmingham
Fri 01st May - Sun 03rd May
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Fri 29th May - Sun 31st May
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Fri 26th Jun - Sun 28th Jun
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Brighton
Mon 24th Feb - Wed 26th Feb
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London-Stratford
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Manchester CCTV
Mon 30th Mar - Wed 01st Apr
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Manchester CCTV
Mon 27th Apr - Wed 29th Apr
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Manchester CCTV
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Manchester CCTV
Mon 22nd Jun - Wed 24th Jun
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Middlesbrough
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Newcastle NE1
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Nottingham
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Reading
Mon 23rd Mar - Wed 25th Mar
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Sheffield
Mon 27th Apr - Wed 29th Apr
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Sheffield
Mon 22nd Jun - Wed 24th Jun
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Mon 24th Feb - Wed 26th Feb
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Warrington
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Frequently asked
questions

This SIA recognised three-day course is designed to teach you how view, record and store CCTV footage, as well as train you to be a proactive CCTV Operator to deter crime - so awesome!.

This course is for new entrants or other security personnel who would like to widen their skills and/or be eligible to apply for a CCTV Operator role in the private Security Industry.

Gaining this SIA recognised Level 2 Award in CCTV Operations (Public Space Surveillance) will give you the ability to apply for an SIA CCTV Operator licence. This will enable you to work as a CCTV Operator in the UK and make you more employable.  

You can either book online or you can book through our 24/7 customer service line on 0207 078 7259.

Results are available within five working days of your exam date.

Certificate are dispatched within one week of course completion, you have the option to request secured certificate delivery when booking the course.

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How much
can you earn?

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