South Carolina Training

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  • Certified Alarm Technician Level One/ December 12-14, 2018/ Columbia, SC/ SCESA 24 Hours Intrusion_Button
  • Certified Alarm Technician Level I - ONLINE 22 hours Intrusion_Button
  • BASA/FASA - Certified Alarm Technician Level I Online 22 Hours Intrusion_Button
  • BASA/FASA Initial 14 Hour Online 14 Hours Multi_Button
  • Electronic Access Control - ONLINE 14 hours Access_Button
  • Fire Alarm Installation Methods - ONLINE 14 hours Fire_Button
  • Life Safety Code - ONLINE 7 hours Multi_Button
  • Understanding Electronic Security Systems - ONLINE 7 hours Intrusion_Button
  • Video System Technologies - ONLINE 14 hours Video_Button
  • CEU Bundle - 24 hours 24 hours bundles_Button
  • CEU Bundle - 12 hours 12 hours bundles_Button
  • CEU Bundle - 8 hours 8 hours bundles_Button
  • CEU Bundle - 6 hours 6 hours bundles_Button
  • CEU Compliance Bundle - 3 hours 3 hours bundles_Button
  • BASA FASA 6 hour Online Renewal Course - Networking and Troubleshooting Basics 6 Hours Networking_Button
  • Basic Circuit Troubleshooting and Testing CEU 2 hour Service_Button
  • Codes and Standards Refresher CEU 1 hour Service_Button
  • Ethical Client Relations CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Fundamentals of Networking CEU 4 hours Networking_Button
  • Home Theater Demystified CEU 4 hours Theatre_Button
  • Introduction to the Digital Home CEU 4 hours Networking_Button
  • Job Safety Reminders CEU 1 hour Service_Button
  • Methods to Reduce False Alarms CEU 1 hour Intrusion_Button
  • Residential Fire Alarm - CEU ONLINE 7 Hours Fire_Button
  • Troubleshooting Closed Circuit Video Systems CEU 1 hour Video_Button
  • Troubleshooting Communications and Notification Devices CEU 1 hour Service_Button
  • Troubleshooting Fire Alarm Devices CEU 1 hour Fire_Button
  • Troubleshooting Intrusion Alarm Devices CEU 1 hour Intrusion_Button
  • Troubleshooting Using Test Equipment CEU 2 hour Service_Button
  • Selling Commercial Systems Effectively: 8 Lessons in Selling Your Business Value Over Low Price CEU 4 hours Sales_Button
  • Approaching a New Client - Laying the Groundwork CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Asking the Right Questions to Identify Your Clients Needs CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Closing Techniques to Effectively Close the Deal CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Codes and Standards Refresher, including NEC CEU 2 hours Service_Button
  • Egress Control and Exit Devices CEU 2 hours Service_Button
  • How to Present the Best Solution for Your Client's Needs CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Introduction to Commercial Sales CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Job Safety and False Alarm Reduction CEU 2 Hours Intrusion_Button
  • Life Safety and Fire Alarm Systems CEU 1 hour Fire_Button
  • Life Safety and Occupancies CEU 3 hours Service_Button
  • Maintenance and Inspections Processes to Avoid Trouble CEU 1 hour Service_Button
  • National Electrical Code as it Applies to Fire Alarm Systems CEU 1 hour Fire_Button
  • Prospecting for Potential Clients CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Selling Commercial Access Control Systems CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Selling Commercial Fire Alarm Systems CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Selling Commercial Intrusion Systems CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Selling Commercial Video Surveillance Systems CEU 1 Hour Sales_Button
  • Selling Integrated Systems CEU 1 Hour Sales_Button
  • Troubleshooting Panels and Power Supplies CEU 1 hour Service_Button
  • Troubleshooting, Service, and Maintenance CEU Series 6 hours Service_Button
  • Advanced Intrusion Systems - ONLINE 14 hours Intrusion_Button

State Licensing Requirements

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For any questions regarding Instructor Led Courses or specific licensing requirements, please contact the South Carolina Electronic Security Association (SCESA) at 877-252-0580 or .

Training Requirements for South Carolina:

Regulatory agency: South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation-Contractor’s Licensing Board

Applicants applying for a burglar alarm license and/or fire alarm license must have an employee pass the technical exam and South Carolina Alarm Code of Laws exam.


These certifications are in addition to the exams that must be taken through PSI.

  • Burglar Alarm Contractors are required to be NTS Level I certified.
  • Fire Alarm Contractors are required to be NTS Level I certified or NICET Level II certified.

Please click here for more information about NTS Certifications.

Continuing Education

There are no continuing education requirements for South Carolina licenses at this time. However, we strongly recommend technicians and managers stay up to date on the latest technologies and practices by taking continuous learning courses.  To view the NTS catalog of CEU offerings click here.