Mercury SD is an official Hikvision Certified Training Partner. With certified academies in our Cork & Dublin offices, we run courses for installers, engineers and technicians every month at each venue. If you are a Hikvision VASP, please contact your account manager to book a spot.


Why attend?

  • Training is completely free of charge for Mercury SD customers.
  • The course offers hands-on practical learning methods that will save you time and money on site.
  • It will keep you up to date with the very latest industry technology trends.
  • The course is designed by Mercury SD & Hikvision to be tailored towards the Irish market.
  • On successful completion of the HCSA exam, an official certificate will be issued which helps with PSA auditing paperwork.

Training objectives

  • Learn the fundamentals of video surveillance
  • Become familiar with Hikvision‚Äôs range of cameras, DVRs, NVRs and other products
  • Master the essential configuration of Hikvision devices
  • Overcome general installation challenges



The test at the end of the training will include theoretical and operational components. A passing score of 80% or more is required. Upon passing, the attendee will receive a certificate of successful completion from Hikvison.