Credit Hours: 1

Practical Guide to Control Panels

The course,  Practical Guide to Control Panels provides an overview of control panels whose features range from basic to more advanced. Alarm panels perform a similar function, but the learner will be made aware of various opportunities available to customize the options towards the customer’s current and future needs. The importance of panel location will also be presented, as well as methods for protecting the control panel from physical attack from intruders, damage from surges, and spikes.

Product Description / Course Objectives

Learners who complete this course will:

  • Acquire a framework understanding of the basic functions of a control panel
  • Learn about interacting with the panel through various means of control
  • Develop an understanding of the importance of planning for the future needs of the customer
  • Understand the importance of protecting the control panel
  • Learn how to execute protection from damage by intruders, spikes, and surges
  • Become familiar with connecting the different components of a control panel


Credit Hours: 1


Approved for CEU Credit in: 

Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, North Carolina (Alarm), Tennessee: (Qualified Agent), Texas