CCTV Training in Andover

Andover CCTV Operator Courses give you all the practical, legal and security knowledge you need to get a job in CCTV in Andover.

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Course Name

CCTV

Duration
3 days
From
£219.99 Incl. VAT
Earning Potential
£10-12 per hour
Mandatory Requirement For
SIA CCTV Licence
Age Requirement
18+ years

Course Units
  • Working in the Private Security Industry
  • Working as a CCTV Operator
  • Practical use of CCTV Systems
ASSESSMENT
2 Multiple Choice Exams and a Practical Assessment.
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About the CCTV Training Course in Andover
 
The CCTV Training Course takes 3 days. It's made up of 3 units.
 
At the end of the CCTV course, you'll need to pass 2 exams to show what you've learned and get your qualification.
 
 
What will I learn on the SIA CCTV Training course in Andover?
 
The SIA CCTV training course has 3 units:

1. Working in the Private Security Industry
2. Working as a CCTV Operator
3. Practical Use of CCTV Systems

At the end of the CCTV course, you will be required to pass 2 exams to achieve your qualification. 

Preparing for exams can feel worrying, but don't lose confidence. Everything you need to know is covered in the CCTV Operator Course, and your training instructor will fully prepare you for success.

Our pass rates are among the highest in the security sector, because we work with highly experienced training instructors who lead top quality courses.

 

Getting To Your CCTV Training Course In Andover

Andover is a large town in Hampshire with a population of around 50,000. It’s located approximately 20 miles north of Winchester and about 30 miles north of Southampton. The city, while steeped in history, now has modern industries and investors. Companies that have headquarters in Andover include Twinings Tea, Lloyds Banking Group, Simplyhealth, and the Stannah group, known for their escalators.

 

Train

Andover benefits from a train station in the center which is located at:

Andover Train Station

Station Approach, Andover SP10 3HN

Other train stations that connect the town include:

Grateley Train Station

Downside Station, Grateley, Andover SP11 7EB

Whitchurch Train Station

Whitchurch RG28 7ED

Overton Train Station

Station Rd, Overton, Basingstoke RG25 3JG

Micheldever Station

Winchester SO21 3AP

Nearby train stations include Kintbury and Bedwyn to the North. To the south, train stations include Mottisfont & Dunbridge, Dean, and Winchester. There are regular trains arriving throughout the day from Bath, Swindon, Reading, Slough, Basingstoke, Portsmouth, Southampton, and Bournemouth.

 

Parking

Parking in Andover is quite good value, and there are several car parks located centrally. You can expect to pay around £6 for the day. Car parks in the center include:

West St Car Park

The Court House, West St, Andover SP10 1QP

Chantry Centre Car Park

West St, Andover SP10 1QP

Marlborough Street Car Park

Andover SP10 1DF

Shepards spring Lane Car park

Shepards, spring Lane, Andover SP10 1QW

Alternatively, if you want to book a spot in advance, why not use the justpark.com website, where you can be sure to get the best deal on the day?

 

Walkability

Andover has a reasonable walk score of 74/100. There is a post office in the center and tons of shops, stores, eateries, and pharmacies. If you fancy a distressing walk during your lunch hour, head to Anton Lakes. This beautiful nature reserve is the perfect way to unwind and is home to a variety of birds and butterflies.

 

Accommodation

This southern town is close to Reading and Bournemouth, which are known to be some of the most expensive places to rent in the UK. For that reason, finding a pocket-friendly stopover in Andover is tough. The most affordable places available that are still not cheap include The Star & Garter Hotel.

This hotel dates back to the 1700s when the clientele in those days required a stable and hay. These days you can expect more modern facilities, including luxurious decorations and free wifi. Breakfast is available at an additional cost.

Another option is The White Horse Inn. This is also a beautiful historic building with a hatched roof. There’s a restaurant on-site, free wifi, and you’ll find either chocolates or cookies waiting for you in your room. There is also a Travelodge located on the edge of the town center where you can hope to get a budget deal if you book in advance.

 

Food

There are plenty of places you can head to for a fast and tasty lunch in Andover. There is a Tesco Express centrally located where you can easily pick up a sandwich or salad deal. Fast food outlets in the town center include branches of McDonald’s, Burger King, KFC, and Subway. If you are looking for an independent cafe at lunchtime, our top pick is Cafe Bridge. They serve lunchtime treats such as paninis and jacket potatoes. There is a wide selection of homemade cakes, and tea and coffee are served the old-fashioned way in china cups.

 

SIA CCTV Job Opportunities in Andover

There are several shopping centers in Andover, including The Chantry Centre and The Churchill and Enham Arch. Retail parks are located on the edge of the town. These provide stable work for CCTV professionals. Being part of a team of security professionals with a united goal is an exciting role.

Andover is 19 miles from Southampton Airport. If you don’t mind a commute, this busy airport is always looking for CCTV professionals to handle its two million passengers. Andover has plenty of nightclubs. In the center, you can find clubs, including The Rockhouse, Spin Nightclub and Bar, Cameo & Vinyl, and many others. Clubs are not just employing door personnel these days. With a concerning rise in drink spiking, CCTV operatives are in demand to prevent what can be a devastating crime for those affected.

Andover does have a football club, with a capacity for 3,000 spectators, so on match days, there’s always demand for CCTV professionals.

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