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This CCTV Operator course is suitable for individuals looking to gain the SIA CCTV Licence and work as a CCTV Operator. CCTV Operators work in businesses, shopping malls, airports, and local councils. You can expect to earn up to £3,000 per month when working full-time.
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SIA CCTV Training Course in Plymouth
Passing your CCTV Training Course lets you apply for an SIA Licence. The CCTV Operator Licence means you can legally work in the private security industry in a wide range of places, being responsible for security camera operation.
CCTV Operators are needed more and more in all kinds of organisations, including offices, supermarkets, pubs, clubs, restaurants, warehouses, factories and more.
Understanding your CCTV Operator Course in Plymouth
The course covers all the legal knowledge you need to do a CCTV job well. It also covers other important topics like radio work and using the camera controls.
More people book CCTV training with Get Licensed than anywhere else. For years, we've helped thousands of people get licensed to get working as a CCTV Operator.
Completing this course means you will be able to apply for a CCTV Operator SIA Licence. That's what allows you to legally work in the private security industry in the UK, and it's your ticket to landing a CCTV Operator job in a growing industry.
Is CCTV Security in Plymouth a good job?
Plymouth is packed with culture, events and shopping, all of which needs to be kept secure. But more than that, Plymouth also has a strong industrial sector, as well as an active harbour where goods enter and leave the UK all the time. Camera surveillance is important to countless Plymouth businesses, and the council, to ensure the safety of people and property. You can expect your CCTV Operator skills to be hugely employable and in very high demand.
The brilliant thing about the security industry is that it suits so many different kinds of people. While Door Supervisors courses are more suited to night owls or physically active people, for example, CCTV training leads to good jobs for people who show a natural attention to detail.
If you're great at spotting body language, have a talent for knowing what people are up to even if they think you don't see it, or know how to split your focus between lots of different places to look at once, CCTV jobs are a brilliant choice.
While it's less physically demanding than other security work, the challenges in CCTV are instead about staying alert. You also need a good sense of what's morally right, because if you choose to follow someone by camera, you need to be able to justify why they caught your attention.
✔️ A customer sneaked an item from a store shelf into their bag
✔️ An employee is standing for a long time by the office cash box, looking around to check if anyone can see them
✔️ An argument is becoming physically violent
You'll learn more about CCTV best practices on the course. Businesses of all kinds are bringing more and more cameras into their security strategies, and that means this is a growing job market to move into once you have your CCTV Operator Licence.
This SIA-recognised 3-day course teaches you how to view, record and store CCTV footage. It'll also train you to be a proactive CCTV Operator who can prevent crime - awesome!
Lots of people can benefit from a CCTV Operator course. Qualified security professionals who want to grow their skills and/or become eligible to get a job as a CCTV Operator will benefit from this course, but so will people exploring their job options in security work for the first time.
Gaining this SIA-recognised Level 2 Award in CCTV Operations (Public Space Surveillance) lets you 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 in a fast-growing industry where skills like these are in big demand.
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About the CCTV Training Course in Plymouth
The CCTV Training Course takes 3 days. It's made up of 3 units:
✔️ Working in the Private Security Industry
✔️ Working as a CCTV Operator
✔️ Practical Use of CCTV Systems
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 Plymouth?
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.
Find your CCTV Operator Course venue in Plymouth
Your Plymouth CCTV Operator Course is in an excellent, central location. Find it at Jurys Inn Plymouth, 50 Exeter St, Plymouth PL4 0AZ.
By train, you'll have an easy time connecting to your course venue. Plymouth Train Station is a short walk away, so once you're off the train you need only walk south down Saltash Road, over the roundabout to Cobourg Street. Plymouth University will be on your left as you go, and once you're past it you can cross the road past Jigsaw Park and straight on along Charles Street to Jurys Inn Plymouth.
Driving to your course is also easy. There are a few parking space onsite, or you can use nearby Drake Circus Parking just up Charles Street to easily keep your vehicle safe.
Food and drink close to Jurys Inn Plymouth gives you all the advantages of a town centre location. That means big names like McDonald's and Nando's are in easy reach, but a few local specialities are also well worth a look. 1983 Modern Bubble Tea can satisfy your sweet tooth in a quirky way, while Tilt is packed with comfort food and a fantastic vegan menu. Both of those places are on Erbington Street, just around the block from your course. Don't miss the Middle Eastern food of The Camel on Regent Street either.
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Unfortunately to attend a SIA CCTV Course you will need to be over 18.
Working in this industry can sometimes be stressful. It's best if you can deal with situations like this well.
Working in CCTV can mean spending long amounts of time being very focused.
To succeed in this industry you need to have a certain personality. This characteristic isn't the best for this.
Why not? There are thousands of security job opportunities waiting for you. Get licensed and find part-time and full-time work as a CCTV Operator. Start your journey and book your course today.
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