RiskControl Academy

PESC 108 – Access Control Systems

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Access control is one of the fastest-growing sectors of the electronic security industry. This course is designed to teach learners all areas of access control systems from stand-alone to multi-sited network-based systems both from the user and installer perspective.

Participants will understand the theoretical and practical aspects of access control systems. They will acquire the skills to design, install, operate, repair, maintain and commission fully networked access control systems that are effective as solutions to today’s security challenges. This course is also ideal for former public security officers who are transitioning to the private security industry.

Learning Outcomes

  • Familiarity with principles and various elements of access control (life safety, doors & locks, credentials & readers, networking, controllers)
  • Understanding of codes, standards, and impact on access control
  • Gain knowledge of disability laws and access control
  • Learn the methods and types of cables in various environments
  • Demonstrate an understanding of risk assessment
  • Plan and design standard access control system