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WHAT DOES THIS COURSE COVER?

This qualification consists of three units:
Unit 1: Working within the Private Security Industry
Unit 2: Working as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry
Unit 3: Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment within the Private Security Industry 

ASSESSMENT

Unit 1 – Working within the Private Security Industry
This unit is assessed by a 40-question multiple-choice examination which is externally set and externally assessed. Examination duration is 60 minutes. Learners must achieve a score of at least 70% to pass.

Unit 2 – Working as a CCTV Operator within the Private Security Industry
This unit is assessed by a 40-question multiple-choice examination which is externally set and externally assessed. Examination duration is 60 minutes. Learners must achieve a score of at least 70% to pass.

Unit 3 – Practical Operation of CCTV Equipment within the Private Security Industry
Externally set and internally assessed practical assessment. 

CERTIFICATION

Upon successful completion candidates will receive a HABC Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) within the Private Security Industry (Scotland) at SCQF Level 6.

Successful candidates can apply for an SIA CCTV (PSS) Operator’s Licence which will allow the individual to operate as a qualified CCTV Operator in any part of the United Kingdom.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Security operatives are likely to make calls to the emergency services or need to communicate clearly to resolve the conflict. It is therefore essential that security operatives are able to communicate clearly. Candidates must have a good understanding of the English Language, speaking and writing. An assessment of this will be carried out prior to the training. 

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