security & survellance


This CCTV installation course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to install and commission Closed Circuit TV systems from the cameras to the image processors and recorders. This kind of security system installation work.

  • Commission and decommission security equipment and system
  • Identify and diagnose CCTV equipment and system fault
  • The basic theory of television and CCTV
  • The foundations of digital CCTV and IP System (Digital Network Systems)
  • Setting up, back focusing and zoom tracking cameras
  • Selecting and applying appropriate lenses and filters
  • Understanding different lighting parameters for CCTV cameras
  • Practical lens calculations and the Operational Requirement
  • Handling video and data storage media
  • Setting up digital video recorders
  • Selecting, connecting and installing cables
  • Use of oscilloscopes, bar generators and other test equipment
  • Commissioning, fault finding and routine maintenance
  • Selecting and applying function switches on cameras
  • Setting up and programming domes
  • Installing cameras over twisted pair
  • Using launch and equalising amplifiers
  • Fibre optic transmitters and receivers
  • Setting up and terminating display screens
  • British and European standards
  • Health and Safety

Learning Outcomes


On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Install CCTV and audio systems
  • Conduct diagnosis of faults
  • Carry out maintenance activities
  • Carry out service activities on security equipment and systems
  • Plan and coordinate installation of security equipment and system
  • Adhere to and support OHS and risk control procedures