Hikvision Certification Program (HCSA -VMS)

HIKVISION leads the way within video surveillance. From CCTV to IT technology, we have gained a lot of experience along the way and won’t keep them to ourselves. HIKVISION sets an industry standard by offering professional video surveillance certification to validate video expertise. HIKVISION certification program is upcoming and open to global customers and partners, and it includes 3 levels programs which are HCSA, HCSP and HCSE. Besides, HIKVISION provides meaningful endorsement to those who pass and become Hikvision Certified Professionals.

The Hikvision Certified Security Associate (HCSA) level certification focuses on training participants in essential configurations, operations & maintenance of Hikvision video surveillance products & its features. It is designed for technical engineers who have worked in the security industry for several years and have already gained some security basics.

The certification is open to anyone looking at to show their skill and expertise in video surveillance and total security solution. The trainee should have at least 1 years working in security industry and be familiar with security basics.


  • Hikvision certification program helps to validate advanced level of knowledge.
  • Hikvision certification program is to help individuals and companies prove the competence and skills in video surveillance.
  • Hikvision certification is to be a unique differentiator for end users when selecting their video surveillance integrator.
  • Upon certification, individuals will get Hikvision certification program certificate as well as in case of corporate bookings organizations will also get Hikvision certification program certificate with the organization name.

Trainee Requirement

  • Basic essential knowledge of networking.
  • Awareness of latest network video technologies and best practice.
  • Well versed with Hikvision products & solutions with more than 1 years of work experience.

Who Can Enroll

  • Hikvision Partners: Dealer, Distributor, Consultant, System Integrator
  • Security & IT professionals: Engineers, System Integrators, Consultants, It infrastructure and Networking Solution Providers
  • Other Organizations: Project Mangers, Engineers, Project Team Members 
  • Engineering Students: Graduate / Diploma Holders or student who are pursuing the final year in their respective engineering courses.
  • Corporate Bookings: Organizations can approach for training to their employee and can get certification with the name of organization. 

Training Methods

Training type : Classroom Training

Training material :Training Booklet and other training material will be provided to the trainees at training center.

Medium of Language: English

Related Topics & Training Products

Network & Optic basics, Turbo HD Analog solution, IP Camera image parameters, PTZ smart tracking & other Programming, DVR/NVR essential configuration, Hikvision VMS operation, smart Analytics – Line crossing, Intrusion detection, Face Detection, People Counting, Fish eye, Heat Map.

Training Instructor

HIKVISION interior instructor who has several years working experience in security industry and is familiar with 1 type or several types of HIKVISION products.

Training Objectives

  • Learn the fundamentals of video surveillance
  • Become familiar with Hikvision cameras, DVRs, NVRs, and other products and can give a product recommendation in relation to network and analog security solutions.
  • Have a proficient knowledge of how to configure on Hikvision video surveillance products
  • Have a proficient knowledge of how to use Hikvision VMS to monitor and configure security devices.
  • Have a proficient knowledge of IT networks, network operations on security devices and troubleshooting.
  • Have a proficient knowledge of how to troubleshoot & overcome general occurring challenges during setup & use of Hikvision video surveillance device

Certification Charges

INR  7500+ Taxes.
INR 2500 + Taxes for Re appearing the test.

Course Duration

2 Days

Certification Examination

  • Online theoretical and operational test will be arranged at the end of 2 days training session.
  • A passing score is 80% or greater. Those who pass the complete test will receive a certificate of successful completion from Hikvision.
  • Successful participants will be notified by email. Individual who score less than 80% in complete test can request to retake the test within 90 days.

Certificate Management

  • Hikvision will issue a certificate with globally valid and unique certification ID to all participants who score a passing grade on the complete test.
  • Also Hikvision Can provide certificate to every organization in case of corporate bookings.
  • Every Individual Successful Participant can also receive certification card.
  • All certifications are valid for 24 months from the date recorded on the participant’s certificate of completion.

Re certification

  • Considering the evolving technologies and products in the security industry, Hikvision requires that certified professional re certify their credential by retaking the exam.
  • Re certification candidates must retake the exam before their current certification expires.
  •  Trainee can register 3 months prior to his / her certification expiration date to renew the certificates, post that the certification will stand invalid.

Important Instructions

  • For HCSP & HCSE certification, HCSA is must – without HCSA certification no one can apply for HCSP & similarly to get HCSE, person has to enroll first for HCSP.
  • Stay and travel expenses are not included in the training fees.
  • Tea / Refreshments and lunch will be provided to the participants.
  • Every Individual participant   requires to bring their own laptop for practical hands on purpose.