Interactive Map: Alabama

Who is the governing agency?

Alabama Electronic Security Board of Licensure

 

What are the educational requirements for locksmiths, security and low voltage licensees?

As pulled from the Alabama Electronic Security Board of Licensure Administrative Code:

As of January 1, 2018 the CEU requirements are based on a two year renewal time frame depending on the name of your company.

Qualifying Agents:

– Must Complete both the Alarm Level 1 and Alarm Level 2, which includes both the AEIT & FAIT

– Additional Certifications dependent on services provided.

– All Qualifying Agents must demonstrate completion of educational requirements equivalent to those required for current status. Qualifying Agents with one licensing category must complete 1.6 CEU’s or 16 hours of approved continuing education. All licensees who perform two or more disciplines will need to obtain a total of 2.4 CEUs or 24 hours of approved continuing education.

 

Monitoring Station Operators:

– A monitoring station operator is required to prove attendance at a 1 day NTS approved course for Monitoring Station persons or an Alabama Electronic Security Board of Licensure approved program with input given by law enforcement agency or NTS Level I in order to obtain or renew a license.

 

Alarm Installer:

– Must complete the Alarm Level 1

– Additional Certification dependent on duties performed in the field.

– Alarm Installers must demonstrate completion of educational requirements equivalent to those required for current status. Alarm Installers who perform only one discipline will need to obtain a total of 1.6 CEUs or 16 hours of continuing education. All licensees who perform two or more disciplines will need to obtain a total of 2.4 CEUs or 24 hours of approved continuing education.

 

Locksmiths:

– A registrant who performs the duties of a locksmith must have passed the mandatory section of the Proficiency Registration Program (PRP) of the Associated Locksmiths of America (ALOA) or a Board approved exam in order to obtain or renew a license on January 1, 2012, and thereafter.

– Additional Certifications dependent on duties performed in the field.

– All Locksmiths, who perform only one discipline, must demonstrate the completion of 1.6 CEUs = 16 hours of Board approved continuing education units. All licensees who perform two or more disciplines will need to obtain a total of 2.4 CEUs or 24 hours of approved continuing education.

 

 

Salesperson:

– Must complete the Alarm Level 1 or Board approved sales equivalent.

– All Salespersons must demonstrate the completion of 0.8 CEUs  or 8 hours of approved continuing education units per year or 1.6 CEUs or 16 hours of continuing education per renewal period.

 

Click on the link below for additional details:

ALABAMA ELECTRONIC SECURITY BOARD OF LICENSURE
ADMINISTRATIVE CODE
CHAPTER 304-X-1 Alabama

Code of Alabama 1975 Section 34-1A

 

What Elite CEU courses are approved for State credit?

Certifications:

 

Approved CE Courses:

19-0156 10 Steps to Becoming a Successful Locksmith – 1 hour
19-0047 2014 NEC Wiring Methods and Materials – 2 hours
2021-0052 2017 NEC Wiring Methods and Materials – 2 hours
19-0157 Access Control for Beginners – 4 hours
19-0158 Advanced Burglar Alarm – 2 hour
19-0159 Alarm Communications – 1 hour
19-0160 Alarm Industry Research – 1 hour
1916-01 Aluminum Stile Door Service & Repair Part 1: Pivots – 2 hours
2021-0001 Aluminum Stile Door Service & Repair Part 2: Hinges & Hardware – 2 hours
2021-0016 Aluminum Stile Door Service & Repair Part 3: Locks & Latches – 2 hours
2021-0017 Aluminum Stile Door Service & Repair Part 4: Exit Devices & Closers – 2 hours
19-0138 An Advanced Perspective of Commercial Applications and Layout – 1 hour
19-0139 An Advanced Perspective of Residential Application and Layout – 1 hour
19-0140 An Advanced Perspective of System Programming – 1 hour
19-0141 An Expert Approach to Commercial Interior Detection – 1 hour
19-0142 An Expert Approach to Commercial Perimeter Detection – 1 hour
19-0143 Applications of Electrical Theory for Alarm Professionals – 1 hour
19-0162 Automotive Key Generation Ford Series – 2 hours
2021-0018 Automotive Key Generation – GM Series Part 1 – 1 hour
2021-0019 Automotive Key Generation – GM Series Part 2 – 1 hour
2021-0020 Automotive Key Generation – GM Series Part 3 – 1 hour
2021-0021 Automotive Key Generation – GM Series Part 4 – 1 hour
2021-0022 Automotive Key Generation – GM Series Part 5 – 1 hour
2021-0023 Automotive Key Generation – GM Series Part 6 – 1 hour
2021-0024 Automotive Key Generation – GM Series Part 7 – 1 hour
2021-0025 Automotive Key Generation – GM Series Part 8 – 1 hour
19-0061 Basic Biometrics in Electronic Access Control – 1 hour
19-0163 Basic Elements of the NEC – 2 hours
19-0144 Best Practices in Troubleshooting Burglar Alarm Systems – 1 hour
19-0164 Burglar Alarm Basics – 2 hours
19-0165 Burglar Alarm Industry Statistics – 1 hour
2021-0011 Bypassing Kwikset SmartKey – 1 hour
2021-0012 Bypassing Schlage SecureKey – 1 hour
2021-0067 CCTV — Auxiliary CCTV Components – 1 hour
19-0166 CCTV Basic Design – 2 hours
2021-0066 CCTV Camera Types – 1 hour
2021-0062 CCTV Lenses – 1 hour
2021-0061 CCTV Recording Devices – 2 hours
19-0167 CCTV Site Survey – 2 hours
2021-0060 CCTV Testing Procedures – 1 hour
19-0168 Client Relations – 1 hour
2021-0070 Commercial Fire Alarm Sales – 2 hour
19-0169 Common Sense Approach to OSHA Safety Procedures – 2 hours
19-0170 Designing a Functional & Reliable Intrusion Alarm System – 1 hour
2021-0059 Designing a Video Surveillance System – 1 hour
19-0145 Detection Devices in Specialized Applications – 1 hour
19-0048 Door Hardware Basics
19-0049 Door Hardware and Troubleshooting – 1 hour
19-0171 Electricity 101 – 2 hours
19-0172 Ethics for the Security Industry – 2 hours
19-0173 Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Fire Alarms – 2 hours
19-0174 False Alarm Reduction 101 – 1 hour
2021-0013 Fire Alarm & Signaling Codes and Standards Overview – 1 hour
2021-0033 Fire Extinguishing Systems – Dry Chemicals – 3 hours
19-0175 Fire Extinguishing Systems – Fixed Water Spray – 2 hours
19-0176 Fire Sprinkler Systems – 1 hour
19-0050 Functions of an Alarm System – 1 hour
19-0051 Fundamentals of Access Control – 1 hour
19-0052 Fundamentals of Documentation, Inspection and Testing – 1 hour
2021-0026 Guide to Wafer Lock Reading – 1 hour
2021-0015 How to Sell Today’s Wireless Security Technology – 1 hour
19-0178 Initiating Devices – 1 hour
2021-0010 Inside Kwikset SmartKey – 1 hour
2021-0009 Inside Schlage SecureKey – 1 hour
2021-0034 Inspect, Maintain and Test Fire Systems – 1 hour
2021-0035 Inspection and Testing of Fire Alarm Systems – 1 hour
19-0146 Installing and Servicing Commercial Locks – 1 hour
19-0147 Installing and Servicing Door Closers – 1 hour
2021-0027 Installing and Servicing Exit Devices – 1 hour
2021-0028 Interchangeable Core – 3 hours
2021-0005 Internet Connections for Physical Security Devices – 1 hour
19-0179 Introduction to Access Control – 2 hours
2021-0043 Introduction to Americans with Disabilities Act – 2 hours
2021-0050 Introduction to Fire Suppression – 1 hour
2021-0072 Introduction to IP Networking for Physical Security (IP Part 1)- 1 hour
19-0181 Introduction to Locksmithing – 2 hours
2021-0053 Intrusion Alarm Systems: Installation Techniques & Best Practices – 1 hour
19-0182 IP Addressing for LANS & the Internet (Part 2) – 1 hour
19-0148 IP Survival Kit – 2 hours
2021-0029 Key Bumping – 1 hour
19-0060 Life Safety Functions: Smoke Control – 2 hours
2021-0058 Lighting: Surveillance Systems – 1 hour
19-0205 Limited Gate Access – 1 hour
2021-0045 Matrix Master Keying – 7 hours
19-0059 Meeting Security System Codes – 1 hour
2021-0051 Monitors for CCTV Systems – 1 hour
2021-0008 Network Switches & Physical Security Devices – 1 hour
2021-0007 Network Testing and Cable Troubleshooting – 1 hour
19-0149 NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace – 1 hour
19-0184 Notification Devices – 1 hour
19-0053 Off-Premises Reporting – 1 hour
19-0185 On the Job Safety – 1 hour
19-0150 Output Device Proficiency – 1 hour
19-0054 Overview of Alarm Basics – 1 hour
19-0186 Overview of the Life Safety Codes Module One – 3 hours
19-0187 Overview of the Life Safety Codes Module Two – 3 hours
19-0055 Overview of NEC Wiring Methods – 1 hour
2021-0044 Panic and Exit Hardware Solutions – 2 hours
2021-0006 Performing Common LAN & Internet Connections & Network Testing Tools – 1 hour
19-0188 Perimeter & Interior Detection – 2 hours
2021-0069 Power Over Ethernet
2021-0065 Powering a Surveillance System – 1 hour
19-0187 Powering an Alarm System – 1 hour
19-0151 Practical Guide to Control Panels – 1 hour
19-0152 Professional Customer Service for Alarm Technicians – 2 hours
19-0190 Professional Management (How to Manage Your Company) – 1 hour
19-0191 Proper Wiring Techniques – 1 hour
19-0153 Proven Approaches to System Power Needs – 1 hour
2021-0036 Residential Fire Systems – 4 hours
2021-0004 Router Functions & Programming Options for Security Device IP Communications – 1 hour
2021-0068 Sales Processes for Security Professionals – 1 hour
2021-0041 Security System Fundamentals for Sales Professionals – 2 hours
2021-0042 Security System Sales – Coordination: Internal & External – 1 hour
19-0192 Selecting the Right Camera and Lens – 2 hours
2021-0064 Simple Networking for CCTV – 1 hour
2021-0063 Site Survey: Meeting Client’s CCTV Needs – 1 hour
2021-0037 Special Hazard Fire Protection – Cylinders and Vessels – 1 hour
2021-0054 Special Hazard Fire Protection – Combustion Principles – 1 hour
2021-0049 Special Hazard Fire Protection – Commissioning – 1 hour
2021-0047 Special Hazard Fire Protection – Extinguishing Agents – 2 hours
2021-0038 Special Hazard Fire Protection – Fire Protection Fundamentals – 2 hours
2021-0039 Special Hazard Fire Protection – NFPA Codes and Standards – 1 hour
19-0193 Structured Cabling – 2 hours
2021-0057 SWGIT/FBI Guidelines for CCTV Systems – 2 hours
2021-0014 System Initiating Devices – 2 hours
2021-003 The Fifteen Minute Safe Opening Technique – 2 hours
19-0194 The Fundamentals of Fire Systems – 2 hours
2021-0030 The Standard Key Coding System (SKCS) – 3 hours
2021-0031 The Standard Progression Format – Basic Master Keying Technique – 12 hours
19-0195 Time Management – 2 hours
19-0196 Tips & Tricks to Automotive Locksmithing Part 1 – 1 hour
19-0197 Tips & Tricks to Automotive Locksmithing Part 2 – 1 hour
19-0198 Tips & Tricks to Automotive Locksmithing Part 3 – 1 hour
19-0199 Tips & Tricks to Automotive Locksmithing Part 4 – 1 hour
19-0200 Tips & Tricks to Automotive Locksmithing Part 5 – 1 hour
19-0057 Tools & Techniques for Low Voltage Installation – 2 hours
2021-0056 Transmission Methods for Video Surveillance Systems – 1 hour
2021-0055 Troubleshooting a CCTV System – 1 hour
19-0201 Troubleshooting an Alarm System – 1 hour
2021-0040 Types of Fire Alarm Alarm and Signaling Systems – 2 hours
2021-0048 Types of Fire Suppression – 1 hour
19-0058 Understanding & Applying Security Concepts – 2 hours
19-0202 Understanding Digital Video Recorders – 2 hours
2021-0071 Video Forensics – 1 hour
19-0203 Wired & Wireless Connections – 1 hour
19-0204 Written & Verbal Communication Skills – 2 hours
19-0154 Z-Wave Wireless Basics – 1 hour
19-0155 Z-Wave Wireless Implementation – 1 hour

 

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