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Alarm Technician

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This course introduces the student to the operation and skill standards for the alarm industry. Topics focus on the basics in electrical theory and application, schematic reading, test equipment, standards, calculations, installation, programming, maintenance and repair of alarm system wiring and equipment per applicable code, implementation of logical testing procedure for identifying system faults, and understanding general building construction. Upon completion, the student will have the knowledge to sit for a national certification exam as an Alarm Security Technician. (National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies-Fire Alarm Systems Certification, Level I-Students will be responsible for scheduling and sitting for exam. Exam cost is approximately $210. Text Resources: NFPA 70 National Electrical Code 2014 & NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm & Signaling Code 2016
On-line     16 weeks $185 registration + Technology Fee  


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