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Public Surveillance Operative (United Kingdom)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Security guard / Warden
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Public Surveillance Operative
    Translation(s):
    undefined
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    None
    National legislation:
    Private Security Act 2001
    Useful link:
    http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2001/12/contents

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    ATT - Attestation of competence , Art. 11 a
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Where manned guarding activities are undertaken involving the use of closed circuit television equipment to: a) monitor the activities of a member of public in a public or private place; or b) identity a particular person. Including the use of CCTV in these cases to record images that are viewed on non-CCTV equipment, for purposes other that identifying a trespasser or protecting property. This applies only if the services are supplied for the purposes of, or in connection with, any contract to a consumer
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