NECA NEIS 303
Standard for Installing Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) Systems
|Publication Date:||1 January 2005|
This standard describes installation procedures for closed-circuit television system equipment installed for protection of building interiors, building perimeter, and surrounding property. This publication applies to closed-circuit television systems for security and monitoring activities in nonhazardous locations both indoors and outdoors. It also covers periodic routine maintenance procedures for closed-circuit television systems.
Products and Applications Included
This publication applies to the following:
Closed-circuit television camera
Monitors, switchers, multiplexers, and recording devices
Electronic hardware components
Conductor and cable installation
Products and Applications Excluded
This publication does not apply to the following:
One and two family dwellings
Installation of lighting fixtures or lighting design
Branch circuit wiring methods
Security of data, software, or computer systems
Transmission of video images to remote locations
Remote supervising locations that receive signals from premises CCTV systems
Alternate or back-up sources of power
Regulatory and Other Requirements
a) All information in this publication is intended to conform to the National Electrical Code
(ANSI/NFPA 70). Installers should always follow the NEC, NESC, applicable state and local codes, manufacturer's instructions, and contract documents when installing building grounding and bonding systems.
b) Only qualified persons familiar with the installation of grounding and bonding systems should perform the work described in this publication.
c) General requirements for installing electrical products and systems are described in NECA 1-2000, Standard Practices for Good Workmanship in Electrical Contracting (ANSI). Other National Electrical Installation Standards provide additional guidance for installing particular types of electrical products and systems. A complete list of NEIS is provided in Annex A.