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Technical Training pertinent to the Burglar Alarm, Fire Alarm and Locksmith Trades




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Learn how to properly perform an fire alarm inspection and test and complete required documentation

Understanding the importance of doing proper inspections and tests, how to complete required documentation and reporting requirements.

Selecting the right electric lock for your application

This course details when and how to install Strikes, Magnetic Locks and Electrified Locksets taking into account power, voltage drop, standby operation and code requirements as well as lock accessories.

CCTV Basics and Exam Prep 4 of 9

 In this module, we review the basic CCTV elements for the Electronic Security Exam  

Access Control

In this module, we review the access control basics and elements for the Electronic Security Exam 

Required for Burglar Alarm LIcensees TECRF

This satisfies the NJ requirement for burglar alarm licensees to take at least 3 hrs in residential smoke detection before renewal.

Two 2-hr lessons with videos

Detailed review of the math and electronics needed in the electronic security field with examples for fire alarm, burglar alarm and Access Control

Exam Prep module 5

In this module, we review the the math, electrical theory, formulas and practical application commonly used in the trade.  We review series and parallel circuits, combining multiple resistors, voltage drop and battery calculations and more. 

Exam Prep module 7

We review the Basic Burglar Alarm elements you will be tested on.

Understand the purpose, execution and verification of wire, voltage drop, battery and power supply calculations as used in all electronic security systems and review the math required to accomplish these tasks.  Laptops or calculators are helpful but not required of attendees. 

Fire Alarm Basics and Exam Prep Module 8

We review Fire Alarm Basics and how to apply NFPA 72 requirements

Understanding Carbon Monoxide Detection Requirements

This course provides attendees with a firm foundation for what carbon monoxide is and the codes and standards relative to Carbon Monoxide Alarms as well as how and when they should be applied. 

Residential Security Basics

An overview of residential security systems from history, technology trends, permits and inspection requirements, installation requirements and more