Electronic Access Control/ September 23-24, 2019/ Virtual/ NTS

$495.00

PRICE: $395 for members (enter member discount code on purchasing screen)/ $495 for non-members.

NEW: ATTEND VIRTUALLY!

Attendance in this class is available via Online Instructor Led Training (OILT).  OILT courses allow you to get the full benefit of a live instructor teaching a course without the travel time or expense!  You can interact with the instructor and ask questions all from the comfort of your home or office.

To participate in OILT training, you are required to have the following equipment:

  • Computer or tablet with high-speed internet
  • Webcam  (Daily attendance will be taken, and the instructor must have a visual of you during the entire class)
  • Full audio via phone or computer (Computer audio requires a microphone)
  • Quiet place to access the online course that provides little to no distractions.

PLEASE NOTE:  You should consult with your Internet or Cellular provider to ensure you will not incur additional charges based on your current phone and/or data plan rates.

Once you are registered for the course you will be sent a link that you use to access the course on the first day of class.

ABOUT THIS COURSE:

This 14-hour course, followed by a two-hour examination, provides broad training and information needed to successfully design and install an electronic access control system. It teaches both the theory and the practical application of locks, door hardware and electronic access control systems. The course culminates in an actual system design exercise based on a given customer’s specifications and building plan.

The Electronic Access Control (EAC) course will provide you with the information you need to successfully design and install an electronic access control system. The primary focus of this course is to equip you with knowledge on the most common devices and methods to connect them. You will learn how to assess customer’s needs, what to look for when performing a site survey, and then how to translate the data into an effective system.

You will be introduced to the concept behind Access Control Systems; how and why Access Control came into being. You will have detailed knowledge about the basic components, such as locks and barriers, credentials, entry and exit devices, door controllers and processors. You will become familiar with basic locksmithing, national building codes and system design. You will learn about wiring and how to calculate the power needs of a system, so you can choose a suitable power supply. By the end of this course, you will have the information you need to specify and install a system in accordance to customer needs.

Please be aware that if you need to use this course for licensing or towards one of ESA's certifications you will need to take the proctored exam with a verified proctoring service. Once you complete the course, you will be provided instructions on where and how to take your proctored exam. Please notify us if you do not receive this email in 2 business days. The exam will be open book, using your course manual and is compiled of 50 multiple choice questions. You must pass the exam with a 70% or higher. You will have six months to successfully complete the exam process.

Who Should Attend? Technical staff, sales personnel and business owners

NOTE:  Not all state regulatory agencies allow online courses for licensing.  Please check with your licensing agency prior to taking this course for licensing.

Once your registration has been processed you will receive a training manual via ground service delivery. Your manual will arrive within 3-5 business days. If you do not receive your manual within that time, please contact NTS at 888.447.1689 or nts@esaweb.org.

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Length:
16 Hours

Date :

September 23-24, 2019
Location :
Virtual - logon to the video feed from your computer
Times :
8 am to 5 pm
Provider :
National Training School

 


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Detailed Course Outline:

Why Electronic Access Control?

  • Get the best overview of essential electronic access control equipment, concepts and techniques.
  • Hands-on system design based on customer specifications and a building plan.
  • Comprehensive coverage of topics in 14 hours, plus a two-hour exam to demonstrate successful capture of the knowledge.

Subject Areas

  • Overview
  • Building Codes
  • Locksmithing
  • Locks and Barriers
  • Entry Devices
  • Exit Devices
  • Powering Components
  • Controllers and Processors
  • Wiring Methods
  • System Design
  • Common Errors and Solutions
  • Knockin' on Heaven's Door
  • Volts-Are-Us

Certification(s) available: Individuals holding a Certified Alarm Technician Level I for a minimum of 36 months, and who successfully complete the Electronic Access Control course, the Video System Technologies course and the Fire Alarm Installation Methods course are eligible for certification as a Certified Systems Integrator (CSI).