Access Control

Self paced online training course with interactive audiovisual content including animations and simulations. Pre test, Post-test and Certification program.

Level: Basic to Intermediate Level
For Whom: Everyone in the Security Industry including Dealers, Installers, System Integrators, Distributors, Manufacturers, and End Users. Suitable for Technical and Non-Technical people.

Online Training

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PRICE: $225

For a single user license for 30 days.

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While ordering, if you choose multiple courses, you will get the following discounts.


Here is what you will learn.

  • You will be introduced to the history, how an Access Control System works and its key applications.
  • You will learn about the Principle, Types and Features of the different components like Credentials, Input devices, Controllers and Output Devices that make up an Access Control System.
  • You will get an overview of the different parameters and options which need Programming and also understand the System Design configurations.
  • You will understand the Installation issues and the Maintenance methods of an Access Control System.


Course Approved by

ASIS: Recertification
BISCI: Event ID OV‐STAM‐NJ‐0512‐2, CEC: 5
NBFAA : CEU Number: SM-0010, CEU Credits: 0.6
ALOA: PRP Recertification – 1 points
NSCA: 4.5 Learning Units
New Jersey State CEU: 6 hours TECES-13(65)C003
Approved by Texas Department of Public Safety – Y00182
Approved by Tennessee Alarm Systems Contractor Board


Course Outline


  • How it works, history and applications


  • Introduction
  • Types of credentials like Cards, Tags and Biometrics
  • Features, considerations and applications

Input Devices

  • Introduction to input devices
  • Coded Keypads
  • Card Based input devices like magnetic, Wiegand, smart cards etc.
  • Input devices for Non Contact credentials
  • Biometrics systems like finger, iris, voice, hand etc.
  • Different input sensors like alarms, audio, switches etc.
  • Principle, Features and uses for each device


  • Introduction
  • Single Door controllers
  • Multi Door controllers
  • Power Supply for controllers
  • Wiring Techniques

Output devices

  • Introduction to output devices
  • Relays and locks
  • Warning Lamps
  • Alarms
  • Barriers and gates
  • Types, Features and uses for each device


  • Introduction
  • Access Definition
  • System Management
  • Badge Design
  • Holiday Schedules
  • Reports
  • Alarm Monitoring
  • Backup/Restore

System Design

  • Conducting a Survey
  • System Design and Security Levels
  • Mains Failure
  • System Configuration
  • Integration and Upgradation


  • Different types of Cables and conduits
  • Perimeter Protection
  • Integration with CCTV
  • Client Documentation



  • Safety & Response Organizations
  • Preventive and Corrective Maintenance
Q. Does one have to complete the Online Training course in one sitting?
A: No. The total work you need to put in is 4 hours and this can be completed in 30 days in batches that suit your needs. You get a license for 30 days.

Q. Do I have unlimited access to the Online Training course for the duration of the license period?
A: Yes. During this time you can log in and log out as many times you wish.

Q. Can I buy one license and share it with my colleagues?
A: No, sharing of the user license with anyone else is prohibited. Each user must have a separate license.

Q. Do I need to buy software to run your online training course in my computer?
A: No, you just need to have a minimum speed of 56 Kbps Internet connection

Q. What are the system requirements to run your course?
A: Minimum screen resolution 1024 ,PC with speakers or headphone and minimum 56 Kbps Internet connection

Q. Can I do the course from my office and home computer?
A: Yes, in fact you can use it from any computer; just use your ID + Password to log in.

Q. Do I get a certificate?
A: Yes, you get the certificate of completion if you meet the requirements mentioned in this page.

Q. Does this course come with course notes?
A: Yes. After you complete the purchase, you will be provided with a link to download the course notes that you can keep as reference.

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