This two year Closed Circuit TV Integrated Systems Diploma is an intensive and detailed theory/practical skills course, which aims to provide graduates with an advanced level of knowledge and skills of C.C.T.V. This program gives students a comprehensive knowledge and understanding with the ability to design, specify, programme sophisticated C.C.T.V. systems and it will also leave students with the ability to select the correct type of archiving, design and programme integrate systems and understand telemetry communications.
Criteria for Admission
The Entry Level Requirement for the programme consists of the following:
Five (5) O-Level (or equivalent) passes including Mathematics (CXC grade I or II / GCE grade A or B), English (CXC grade I, II or III / GCE grade A, B or C), and a Science Subject – preferably Physics (CXC General Proficiency – grade I, II or III / GCE equivalent grade A, B or C).
Students who fail to meet the above entry requirements can gain entry through:
- Diploma in Electrical Electronic Engineering from approved Caribbean Tertiary Level Institutions with a minimum G.P.A. of 2.5 and above.
- Mature Entry Route (21 years and over) with at least three years related work experience.
Target Audience / Student Profile
This programme targets individuals both local and international and industry professionals who are interested in pursuing a career in Closed Circuit TV (CCTV) Integrated Systems. A minimum class size of 15 students is necessary for the programme to run economically.
Major Pathway and Job Opportunities
The knowledge and the skills students will gain by completing this programme will enable he / she to gain a range of jobs in a number of industries, including the security, telecommunications, digital media, energy and financial industries. Our graduates have excellent problem solving, team-working and communication skills which makes them very attractive to modern interdisciplinary engineering companies. The following are job opportunities available to graduates:
- Regional Sales Manager- CCTV & Security Systems
- Service & Sales Engineer
- Security Analyst
- Field Service/Installation Security Technician
- Service Technicians
- Electronic Security Service Technician
- Customer Service Associate
- Alarm/CCTV Field Technician
- Install Technician
One of the greatest advantages for students enrolled in the Closed Circuit TV (CCTV) Integrated Systems Diploma is the unparalleled access to internship. These opportunities enable students to enrich their education with hands-on experience and to apply lessons learned in the classroom to professional settings. Students who maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 per year will have the opportunity to undergo a 9- to 11-week internship assignment occurring between June and August of each year.