ProVida training courses

Training solutions that fit your budget and needs


Use ProVida surveillance and speed enforcement equipment to its full potential.


Our courses

  • ProVida 2000/4000: New practitioner
  • ANPR and surveillance camera user training
  • ProVida 2000/4000: Practitioner refresher
  • ProVida 2000 /4000: Train the trainer

We will work with you to create a bespoke training solution if our standard training courses aren’t quite right for your needs.

Petards recommends that training is carried out at your premises, to allow you to be trained on the equipment you will be using on a day to day basis. We also recommend a maximum group size of 10 people, to ensure that our trainer can spend time with participants on a one to one basis.

Example course content 


ProVida 2000/4000: New practitioner


Attendees will be able to operate and be tested on the ProVida 2000/4000 system.
Topics covered include:

  • ProVida 2000/4000 setup and use
  • Calibration
  • Speed measurement
  • Set up of car
  • Distances
  • Best practise
  • Recording with HDR
  • Replay in car
  • PCLink suite how to use, saving records etc
  • Practice of different speed measurement techniques
  • Test of competence for different speed measurement techniques.

Equipment required:

Two ProVida 2000/4000 equipped cars.

Qualification for attendance:

None required.

2 – 3 days.

Normally carried out at individual police forces premises to allow hands on use of the force’s ProVida 2000/4000 vehicles.
Maximum number of attendees:


Police car in London, England, UK

ProVida training courses 


For more information

Call +44 (0) 191 423 5125 or email 

Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) technology is referred to as Automatic License Plate Reader/Recognition (ALPR) technology in the USA and other countries.