Credit Hours: 2

SWGIT/FBI Guidelines For CCTV Systems

This two-hour course, SWGIT/FBI Guidelines For CCTV Systems teaches about SWGIT (Scientific Working Group РImaging Technology) guidelines for what constitutes a complete and functional CCTV system, including specifications on product features, performance and installation practices. The SWGIT is a well-accepted guideline that has been adopted by the FBI as being suitable for CCTV installations in US government buildings and other public spaces.

Product Description / Course Objectives

  • Students will be guided through various topics concerning CCTV system design and engineering, including the functional requirements of a video surveillance or CCTV system.
  • Participants will learn the basics of system design to FBI specifications.
  • Participants will learn how to maintain systems to meet the needs of law enforcement for evidence retrieval.
  • Technologies such as VCRs will be discussed in addition to more current and widely used storage devices such as DVRs and NVRs.


Credit hours: 2


Approved for CEU Credit in:

Alabama, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, Tennessee: (Qualified Agent), Texas