This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to monitor the security of persons and premises from a control room perspective. It requires the ability to effectively operate security systems to monitor activities, coordinate appropriate responses to security incidents and organise back-up support to field staff.
This unit may form part of the licensing requirements for persons engaged in security operations in those states and territories where these are regulated activities.
This unit of competency has wide application in a range of work roles in the security industry. Work is performed under limited supervision and competency requires judgement and decision-making. The knowledge and skills described in this unit are to be applied within relevant legislative and organisational guidelines.