Tennessee Training

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  • Certified Alarm Technician Level One/ October 26-28, 2018/ Memphis, TN/ TNESA 24 Hours Intrusion_Button
  • Certified Alarm Technician Level One/ November 2-4, 2018/ Knoxville, TN/ TNESA 24 Hours Intrusion_Button
  • Certified Alarm Technician Level One/ November 9-11, 2018/ Nashville, TN/ TNESA 24 Hours Intrusion_Button
  • Certified Alarm Technician Level I - ONLINE 22 hours Intrusion_Button
  • Advanced Intrusion Systems - ONLINE 14 hours Intrusion_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
  • 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
  • Understanding Electronic Security Systems - ONLINE 7 hours Intrusion_Button
  • Video System Technologies - ONLINE 14 hours Video_Button
  • Ethical Client Relations CEU 1 hour Sales_Button
  • Fundamentals of Networking CEU 4 hours Networking_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 Communications and Notification Devices CEU 1 hour Service_Button
  • Selling Commercial Systems Effectively: 8 Lessons in Selling Your Business Value Over Low Price CEU 4 hours Sales_Button
  • Basic Circuit Troubleshooting and Testing CEU 2 hour Service_Button
  • Codes and Standards Refresher CEU 1 hour Service_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
  • Home Theater Demystified CEU 4 hours Theatre_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 Closed Circuit Video Systems CEU 1 hour Video_Button
  • Troubleshooting Fire Alarm Devices CEU 1 hour Fire_Button
  • Troubleshooting Intrusion Alarm Devices CEU 1 hour Intrusion_Button
  • Troubleshooting Panels and Power Supplies CEU 1 hour Service_Button
  • Troubleshooting Using Test Equipment CEU 2 hour Service_Button
  • Troubleshooting, Service, and Maintenance CEU Series 6 hours Service_Button

State Licensing Requirements

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For any questions regarding Instructor Led Courses or specific licensing requirements, please contact the Tennessee Electronic Security Association (TNESA) at 615-791-9590 or http://www.tnesa.com/ .

Training Requirements for Tennessee:

Regulatory agency: Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance-Alarm Systems Contractors Board

Electronic Security Association-National Training School is a nationally recognized training program, currently approved by the Tennessee Alarm Systems Contractors Board. NTS is approved for Qualifying Agent training courses by the Board for the purpose of Qualifying Education in the Fire Installation, Burglar Installation, and CCTV Installation.

NOTE: With initial application for licensure, Qualifying Agents must provide a photocopy of certificates of completion for approved course(s) to qualify for the classification(s) in which you are applying. [T.C.A. 62-32-313(a) (3)]

  • Burglar Installation Classifications:

NTS Certified Alarm Technician-Level I #1207.06

NTS Advanced Intrusion Systems #1207.01

  • Fire Installation Classifications:

NTS Fire Alarm Installation Methods #1207.05

NTS Certified Fire Alarm Designer-Level III (CFAD) #1311.01

  • CCTV Installation Classifications:

Video Systems Technologies #1207.13


Continuing Education

Qualifying Agent-

In order to renew the licensee must provide proof of the required sixteen (16) hours of continuing professional education obtained during the two (2) year period since issuance or the previous renewal.

Fire Alarm

For fire alarm licensure, the qualifying agent must complete a course in fire alarm installation and monitoring prior to the first renewal of such license unless this certification was presented for approval of initial licensing. For purposes of meeting this requirement, the individual must obtain certification by a national training program approved by the Board for qualifying education in the fire alarm classification. RULE 0090-05-.01(4)


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