This 14-hour classroom course teaches both the theory and the practical application of locks, door hardware and electronic access control systems. Exercises culminate in an actual system design based on a given customer specification and building plan. The course concludes with a two-hour examination.
Who should attend: Technical staff, sales personnel and business owners.
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Certification available: Individuals holding a Certified Alarm/Security Technician - Level I certification 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).
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.
Program objectives and outcomes
History lesson: how EAC came to be
What EAC can accomplish
Generic EAC systems and their applications
Common design and installation errors
Customer specification design
Choosing locking and egress hardware
Choosing readers and cards/credentials
Developing a specification for power supplies
Selecting wire types for given applications and uses
Working within national electrical and life safety codes