Parking Enforcement (2950)

Last Updated: 22 Dec 2020
This qualification will enable you to learn, develop and practise the essential skills needed to work as a parking enforcement officer (Level 2) or Notice Processor (Level 3).
 It recognises your professional ability and will help you to progress in your career.
These qualifications have been developed specifically for those working, or wishing to work, as Parking Enforcement Officers or Notice Processors in the Parking Sector.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales – please check QiW website for available funding
  • Northern Ireland

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You can choose the units that demonstrate the specialist knowledge and skills you have developed, such as:
Level 2
•Traffic management legislation
•Job role and responsibilities
•Conflict management.
•CCTV use

Level 3
•Notice processing and information management in parking enforcement 
•Process penalty charge notices and respond appropriately to challenges, representation and appeals
•Notice processing requirements for parking enforcement on private land
•Customer service in the parking industry (3 credits)

You will learn on the job in the work environment. You will complete multiple-choice examinations or Short answer question papers

These qualifications allow learners to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the Parking Sector.

What Careers Can This Lead To?
These qualifications can help you to find employment and progress as a 
Level 2
•Civil Enforcement Officer
•Parking Enforcement Operative on Private Land
•Customer service in the parking industry

Level 3
•Notice Processor - Civil Enforcement
•Notice Processor - Private Land
What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?
To deliver these qualifications you will need qualified assessors - you can train internal members of staff or recruit specially.
You will need suitably qualified staff to carry out training and assessment.
You will also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the resource requirements for assessment and delivery, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.
There are no eligibility requirements.

Level 2

Level 2 is ideal if you are working, or looking to work, in the parking sector and have some relevant knowledge and skills, usually from a role where you've been supervised.

This qualification comprises one mandatory and four optional units:

Mandatory
•Principles of Conflict management in parking enforcement.

Optional
•Roles and responsibilities of civil enforcement officers
•Roles and responsibilities of parking enforcement officers carrying out parking control and enforcement on private land
•Roles and responsibilities of CCTV enforcement officers operating under traffic management legislation
•Customer service in the parking industry
What Careers Can This Lead To?
These qualifications can help you to find employment and progress as a
•Civil Enforcement Officer
•Parking Enforcement Operative on Private Land
•CCTV Enforcement Officer

Learners can also choose to go on to take the following related qualifications:
•City & Guilds Level 3 Award for Notice Processors (2950-03)
Level 2 Awards in Parking Enforcement (2950-02)
Last Registration Date: 31 Dec 2023

Level 2 Award in Parking Enforcement - Civil Enforcement Officers (VRQ)

  • Accreditation No: 601/6114/0 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: VRQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 7 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 66 - 66 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: 79 The total time for the qualification
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2025 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued
  • Qualification fees in the UK: £76.00 Our typical price is the one that is most often paid by a centre for a completed learner. Some prices are made up of multiple charging points so action like taking difference units or specialisms to complete and resitting assessments may mean the cost for some learners differs.
Awards in Parking Enforcement (Unit Route) (2950-90)
Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2017

Level 2 Award in Parking Enforcement - Civil Enforcement Officers (VRQ)

  • Accreditation No: 601/6114/0 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: VRQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 7 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 66 - 66 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: 79 The total time for the qualification
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2025 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued
  • Qualification fees in the UK: TBC, please speak to your Account Manager for further information Our typical price is the one that is most often paid by a centre for a completed learner. Some prices are made up of multiple charging points so action like taking difference units or specialisms to complete and resitting assessments may mean the cost for some learners differs.

Here you can find all documents related to this suite of qualifications.

By clicking on the section headings below, you can access a variety of documents such as the qualification handbooks and assessment materials, Statements of Purpose, and recognition letters from industry and employers.

Some documents may be password protected. Passwords can be retrieved by logging in to walled-garden.com and visiting the Administration section of the relevant qualification catalogue page.

Interested in delivering this qualification?

Find out more about how to become an approved City & Guilds centre or fill out our online customer application form