Listed Below are our Examination Prep Courses
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Florida Dept. of Business and Professional Regulation Lic. #PVD377  - Florida E.C.L.B. Provider #0004253 - North Carolina A.S.L.B. Provider BPN00305704 - N.C. State Board of Elect. Contractors
Tennessee A.S.C.B. Provider #105    
FL DCA - FBC # TRP7276 - Alabama Electronic Security  Board of Licensure
New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs - Continuing Education #FBLSP-034
    Certified Alarm - Security Technician** Exam Prep Course.
    These courses prepare you to sit for the ETA International* Certified Alarm Security Technician** and CAST-C** certification exams.
    We cover Technology and Configuration including Access Control, Alarm Systems (Burglar and Fire) Normally Open and Normally Closed Systems, badging systems, electrical and
    electronic components and how each functions within a system.
    ALARM PARTS including, Power Supplies, Switching Devices, Seismic and Glass Breaks, Door Contracts, Infrared Motions, Audio Detectors, Heat and Ionization Detectors, Tamper
    Switches, Bells/Strobes and Horns, Cameras Types, VCR's, DVR's and NVR's.
    electrical mathematics, power calculations, schematics and ohms law.
CAMERAS and INTERCOMS: Describe different types of cameras, both analog and digital, matrix, multiplexers, switchers, cabling, lens types. Intercom systems and integration
BASIC ELECTRICITY AND HOW ALARM DEVICES APPLY - Include resistors, inductors, capacitors, transformers, batteries, transistors, solid state devices, speakers,
microphones, fuses, circuit breakers, potentiometers, motors and generators, regulators and schematic symbols
    CABLING & CONNECTORS: We identify different types of connectors, coaxial cables, fiber optics, CAT-5 & 6 cables, wiring techniques, differences between plenum and non-
    plenum, handling crawl spaces, attics, wire-fishing, bend ratios and how they are important, connectors and terminators.
    INTERFACING:- System interfacing both audio and video, troubleshooting distribution and interconnection problems
    LOCKS: We cover different types of locks, conventional, dead bolts, magnetic, electronic exit devices
    TOOLS OF THE TRADE: Including VOM's, oscilloscopes, signal generators, power supplies, and a whole lot more...
    BLOCK DIAGRAMS AND SCHEMATICS: Using block diagrams to design and plot the flow of data thru the system, learn how to divide and conquer a problem within a system
    COMPUTER BASICS AND DIGITAL CONCEPTS: Modems, I/O devices, storage devices, drafting symbols, etc.
    HAND TOOLS AND SOLDERING: Using the right hand tools, power tool safety, drilling masonry and wood, crimping devices
    FIBER OPTICS: Fiber Optic basics, terminations, connectors and splicing.  Using the right fiber for the application
    BASIC ELECTRIC MATHEMATICS: Electrical formulas, ohm's law, voltage drops, time constants, currents, series and parallel resistances, etc.
    PEOPLE RELATIONS and a whole lot more...
    CAST Commercial
    For Cast Commercial - we include everything above PLUS! Bank Security - ATM's - Money Machines - Satellite and Microwave Communications -
    Electronics on Sprinkler Systems - Design - Profitability and Management
    Students should obtain a copy of "Applied Security Devices and Circuits" by P. Benton
(Prompt Publications (c) 2001 - Sam's Technical Publishing.  
The school has a few loaner copies available on First Come Basis - Library Deposit Will Be Required
Material not covered in the above referenced book will be included in Handbook Provided
Certified Alarm System Technician** Exam Prep Course is available only Online
Please go to our online page of the website for Pricing and Registration Information

.** Certified Alarm Security Technician and CAST-Commercial are registered trademarks of the ETA International. We claim no ownership nor rights to the term or the certification it represents. ETA International does not endorse this or any
course provided by independent school providers. Course is structured based on ETA International examination topic outline.