Qualification Number: 501/1205/3

Credit Value: 4

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 which are assessed through 2 multiple choice practical Test
The units are as follows:
Unit 1: Working in the Private Security Industry
Assessed by a 40 minutes 25 question multiple-choice exam. Learners need to score 18/25.
Unit 2: Working as a CCTV Operator
Assessed by a 1 hour 40 question multiple-choice exam. Learners need to score 28/40.
Unit 3: Practical use operation of CCTV equipment:
Assessed by the Tutor and externally moderated by the awarding body.
What next?
Individuals achieving this qualification will be able to progress
• Level 2 Certificate in Providing Security Services (QCF)
• Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Providing Security (QCF)
• Level 2 Award in Door Supervision (QCF)
• Level 2 Award in Security Guarding (QCF)