Level 2 Award in CCTV Operations

L2 Award in CCTV Operations

L2 Award in CCTV Operations (Public Surveillance) is a regulated qualification is ideal for anyone wishing to work as a CCTV operative as it provides them with 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).

The L2 Award in CCTV Operations (Public Surveillance) course is structured over 4 days from 9am until 5pm.

Cost: £250 inclusive of VAT

The cost of the course includes: 4 days training, registration, certification and lunch.

IMPORTANT – You may be exempt from the first day of training if you have passed the Working in the Private Security Industry unit since 1st January 2015. You must provide a copy of your certificate to reduce the hours and the cost to £200.

Course Venue: RDS Training Centre in Hull, East Yorkshire

The course includes 3 sections:-

  1. Working in the Private Security Industry (1 hour multiple choice exam. Pass mark 70% 0f 72)
  2. Working as a CCTV Operator (1 hour multiple choice exam. Pass mark 28/40)
  3. Practical Use of CCTV System (tutor assessed)

There are very strict requirements that you must produce as proof of identity for the course and examinations. ID and photographs will be required on the first day of training.

Without the specific ID you will NOT BE ALLOWED to take the examination.

If you would like to reserve a place on the course, we MUST receive FULL payment 10 days in ADVANCE of your initial assessment (first day of course) to secure your place. Places are allocated on receipt of payment.


How do I book a RDS course?

Call us now +44 (0)1482 228 113 / 07714 135193 or

Just message us using the contact box on this page


Course dates 2021

20th July – 23rd July

3rd – 6th August

7th – 10th September

5th – 8th October

2nd – 5th November

30th November – 3rd December

If you have successfully achieved the Working of the Private Security Industry since 1st January 2015 and can still produce the certificate, you will be exempt the this unit and the first day of the course. This will reduce the cost of the course to £200.


What next….

As soon as your payment has been received you will receive a confirmation letter with directions to the training venue.

Once you have successfully completed the course, you can apply for your licence from the SIA. The SIA charge £220 per licence. If this is your second licence (i.e. you already hold either Door Supervision or Security Guarding licence) the second licence is £110 a 50% discount.  Call to discuss the Door Supervisors course.

Should you have any queries before or during your training, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist.

CALL NOW to discuss the L2 Award in CCTV course: +44 (0)1482 228 113 / 07714 135193 or email info@rdstraining.co.uk


What our customers say…

“The facilities and the staff where very good. I would recommend RDS.”Neil Wooleston, CCTV Course (April 2021)

“A great venue to educate and train your workforce.” Joannis Marris, CCTV Course (April 2021)

“Fantastic Training Company great staff”. James Barle, CCTV Course (April 2021)