Throughout the year, manufacturers of locks and door hardware make it easy for locksmiths to upgrade their skills and / or learn something new to help their locksmithing businesses prosper. Locksmith distributors are another excellent source for educational seminars and programs. The following is a sampling of the continuing education courses. To be included in our Continuing Education wrap-up, send your 2012 class schedules to Locksmith Ledger, fax 866-827-8020 or E-mail to Emily.email@example.com.
IP Video Technology Toues
Tri-Ed / Northern Video Distribution continues to offer its hugely successful North American IP Video Technology Tours through the 3rd quarter of 2012. The free, one-day training events are held in Tri-Ed / Northern Video branch locations across the country.
These comprehensive IP trainings, led by Jeff Stout, Tri-Ed / Northern Video’s director of network Solutions, and Mike Leary, network product specialist, cover important technical topics such as Video Resolution, Illumination, Ethernet Transmission, Surge Suppression, Recording Platforms, Types of Networks and Understanding Storage.
Here are the updated Q3 and Q4 Tech Tour dates:
- 8/2/2012:Charlotte, NC (704.523.8855)
- 8/7/2012: Chicago, IL (847.357.8309)
- 8/30/2012: Sacramento, CA (916.563.7560)
- 9/11/2012: Riverside, CA (951.781.2300)
- 9/13/2012: Garden Grove, CA (714.265.4000)
- 10/9/2012: Boston, MA (617.412.2520)
- 10/11/2012: Milford, CT (203.878.8870)
- 10/23/2012: Seattle, WA (253.395.3930)
- 10/25/2012: Portland, OR (503.644.0874)
- 11/13/2012: Las Vegas, NV (702.227.6636)
- 11/15/2012: Burbank, CA (800.546.8774)
Tri-Ed / Northern Video Distribution is translating IP into Infinite Possibilities for dealers and integrators across North America. In addition to offering them an extensive line card of IP products, Tri-Ed / Northern Video’s free, meaningful and ongoing IP trainings have educated more than 3000 customers thus far and are helping ensure their success in this exploding sector. “Our IP trainings are meeting a critical need for our customers and enabling them to compete in the IP arena,” Stout notes.
For more information, visit the web site www.tri-ed.com.
PureAuto Weeklong Session: Sept. 17-21
Stay competitive in the fast paced world of automotive locksmithing. PUREAuto seminars teach only the most up-to-date tips and techniques available to the industry while using the current and innovative tools on the market. Each course is invaluable to both the novice and pro. Learn tips and industry updates from the experts in the field.
- Automotive Transponders
- Domestic Automotive
- Introduction to High Security Automotive
- Key Generation
- High Security Key Generation
The location for this session is Lexington, KY. Visit www.lockmasters.com or call 800-654-0637 for more detailed course descriptions, registration info and the entire 2012 schedule.
MBA USA Courses
MBA USA, Inc. has been providing training and tools to security professionals since 1993. Our training and tool sales operations are located in a renovated building with two classrooms conveniently located at the North end of Nicholasville, Ky. The 2012 and 2013 training schedules are now posted online at www.mbausa.com.
2012 Courses include:
GSA Certified Safe & Vault Technician (11-day course. The 11th day is optional): Aug. 20-31, Oct. 15-26.
Basic GSA Approved Container Inspection Course (3-day course): Aug. 7 – 9, Nov. 13 - 15.
GSA Container Identification (1-day class): Aug. 6, Nov. 12.
Sargent & Greenleaf Model 2740 Lock Training Class (1-day class): Aug. 10, Nov. 16. This is factory-authorized training on S&G’s NEW Government lock approved under FF-L-2740
GSA Container Locks Master Class (Formerly X-07/08/09 Master Class, 3-day course): Dec. 3-5. Includes training on the X-07, X-08, X-09, S&G 2937 and S&G 2740
Neutralization and Repair of GSA Approved Containers (FED-STD 809B, 2-day course): Dec. 6-7.