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Training Description

Aperio - Aperio Programming Application

The Aperio Programming Application online software training is designed to teach the student about how to configure locks, hubs and cards in the Aperio system. There are multiple training paths in t More……

ASSA ABLOY Windstorm Factory Trained Installer Prerequisite Online Course

REV 4 This ASSA ABLOY Windstorm Factory Trained Installer Prerequisite Online Course is available to anyone, but is a requirement for installers that are going to an instructor led class to become Fac More……

ASSA ABLOY Windstorm Factory Trained Installer Prerequisite Online Course

REV 3 This ASSA ABLOY Windstorm Factory Trained Installer Prerequisite Online Course is available to anyone, but is a requirement for installers that are going to an instructor led class to become Fac More……

Calculating Occupant Loads and Egress Width

This 45 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the how to use the egress calculator for the purpose of determining the occupancy use and type of a building, structure or portion thereof; ca More……

Code Exercises Group B and M Occupancies

This 60 minute course is intended to give several real life door opening scenarios to use as exercises in selecting the proper code compliant hardware for Group B business and Group M mercantile occup More……

Code Exercises Group I-1 and I-2 Healthcare

This 60 minute course is intended to give several real life door opening scenarios to use as exercises in selecting the proper code compliant hardware for Group I-1 and Group I-2 institutional healthc More……

Entendiendo el hardware arquitectónico (Understanding Architectural Hardware - in Spanish)

Al finalizar este curso, el estudiante podrá identificar los componentes básicos del hardware arquitectónico y su propósito. Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to identify Ba More……

How to Price and Order Sargent

This course will teach the student how to price and order Sargent products. This course should take about an hour to complete. There is a quiz at the end of the course that must be passed in order to More……

Intertek Qualified Personnel - Hardware Installer Online Prerequisite Course

This Intertek Qualified Personnel - Hardware Installer Online Prerequisite Course is part of the process one will go through to become an Intertek Qualified Personnel ASSA ABLOY Hardware Installer. More……

Introduction to Norton Door Closers and Auto Operators

Welcome to this ASSA ABLOY University course on Introduction to Norton Products The purpose of this course is to discuss basic door hardware and review our product offering. The main purpose of doo More……

IP Enabled Products Software Training 2.x

CI - IP Enabled Products Software Training. This online training module should take you about 2 hours to complete. The course goes through setting up ASSA ABLOY IP Enabled Products to be managed on More……

IP Enabled Products Software Training LCT4.0

This online training module should take you about 2 hours to complete. The course goes through setting up ASSA ABLOY IP Enabled Products to be managed on an Access Control System (EAC). There is a F More……

Medeco BiLevel

Medeco3 Bi-Level is the latest high security technology introduced by Medeco. The Medeco3 design incorporates an additional level of locking security in the form of a key-activated slider mechanism. M More……

Medeco eCylinder Case Studies

This 30 minute ASSA ABLOY University course on Medeco eCylinder Case Studies is designed to provide real-world examples of pain points which eCylinders can address. More……

Medeco eCylinder Solutions, Options and Strategy

Medeco eCylinder Solutions, Options and Strategy More……

Medeco Maxum Deadbolt Training

This entry level course is designed to educate the student on the ways burglars attack and the features Medeco Maxum deadbolt uses to stop those attacks. According to the FBI Crime Reports, a burglar More……

Medeco Smart Solutions Sales Training

Access to this course is restricted to ASSA ABLOY employees and the Medeco Service Center (MSC) partners. This course is designed to educate the on the selling strategy for eCylinder and how it is di More……

Medeco T21 Key Management System

Understanding The Medeco T21 Key Management System More……

Medeco X4 Smart Security Solutions

The Medeco X4 Smart Security Solution is a patented SFIC solution from Medeco that ties into other cylinder formats. All facilities need patented key control to effectively secure exterior and inte More……

Medeco XT SFIC eCylinder Solution

This 30 minute ASSA ABLOY University course on the Medeco XT SFIC eCylinder Solution is designed to educate the viewer on the functionality of the Medeco XT key and how to replace an SFIC application More……

SARGENT 56- and 7 Benefits of Electric Latch Retraction

In this course, we will examine the SARGENT 56-Electric Latch Retraction Exit Device and the seven benefits of Electric Latch Retraction Exit Devices. Electric latch retraction (also known as ELR) is More……

Understanding Access Controlled Egress Codes

This 25 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the requirements for Access Controlled Egress as a special locking arrangement in the International Building Code IBC as well as in the Life S More……

Understanding Accessible Doors and Hardware

This 30 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the requirements for accessible doors and hardware as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). All references are pulled from t More……

Understanding Advanced Fire Codes

This 25 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the different types of fire and smoke resistant walls used in commercial buildings and is based on the International Building Code IBC 2015. More……

Understanding Architectural Hardware - Part 1

This online course is about 47 minutes long and upon completion of this course, the student will be able to identify Basic Architectural Hardware components and their purpose. The course includes: Doo More……

Understanding ASSA ABLOY for Grainger

This 10 minute online course is designed to explain to Grainger employees and sales people about who ASSA ABLOY is and how we can help Grainger increase their sales of door hardware products. More……

Understanding Assembly and Education Hardware Codes

This 25 minute course gives a brief overview and recap of egress door hardware in Assembly and Educational Occupancies based on the International Building Code IBC 2015. Before you take this course it More……

Understanding Basic Egress Hardware

This 30 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the definition of means of egress. It covers basic occupancy types and how they differ from one another and what happens when you have more t More……

Understanding Basic Fire Door Hardware Codes

This 45 minute course is intended to familiarize yourself with the purpose of codes and standards as they pertain to selecting the appropriate fire rated doors, frames and hardware components for your More……

Understanding Controlled Egress

This 25 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the requirements for Controlled Egress as a special locking arrangement in the International Building Code IBC as well as in the Life Safety C More……

Understanding Delayed Egress Codes

This 25 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the requirements for Delayed Egress as a special locking arrangement in the International Building Code IBC as well as in the Life Safety Code More……

Understanding Door and Hardware Handing

This course covers door and hardware handing. The student will be taken through a series of videos and animations detailing how to determine door and architectural hardware handing. This online cour More……

Understanding Door Closers

Welcome to this ASSA ABLOY Academy course on Understanding Door Closers. The purpose of this course is to help you choose the correct door closer for your application. Topics include types of closer More……

Understanding ECO Friendly Products

This 10 minute course is designed to teach the learner about the sustainability offerings from ASSA ABLOY. More……

Understanding Electricity - Basic

This entry level course on basic electricity and electronic locks is designed to educate the student in basic electronic knowledge needed to wire an electronic locking system More……

Understanding Electromagnetically Locked Egress Codes

This 25 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the requirements for electromagnetically locked Egress as a locking arrangement in the International Building Code IBC as well as in the Life More……

Understanding Electronic Access Control Architecture by Manufacturer

The Electronic Access Control (EAC) Architecture by Manufactures course is designed to teach the student about: Legacy electronic access control Basic components of a system Typical EAC database st More……

Understanding Electronic Access Control Systems - Legacy to Modern - How They Work

This course is about 13 minutes of video explaining how Legacy Electronic Access Control Systems work, and how ASSA ABLOY has products that make installing a total opening solution better. Included i More……

Understanding Electronic Security Fundamentals Part 1

This is a three part set of courses intended to teach the student the fundamentals of Electronic Security Each course is separate and has to be ordered separately. The three courses take about 45 mi More……

Understanding Electronic Security Fundamentals Part 2

This is a three part set of courses intended to teach the student the fundamentals of Electronic Security Each course is separate and has to be ordered separately. The three courses take about 45 mi More……

Understanding Electronic Security Fundamentals Part 3

This is a three part set of courses intended to teach the student the fundamentals of Electronic Security Each course is separate and has to be ordered separately. The three courses take about 45 mi More……

Understanding Ethernet Networks

Deploying Ethernet products requires a basic understanding of networking. During this course segment we'll be covering the six main topics related to successful deployment of the ASSA ABLOY intellig More……

Understanding Hollow Metal Doors

“Understanding Hollow Metal Doors” is designed to give the student a general overview of the various types of – and uses for – hollow metal doors. Upon completion of the course, the student will have More……

Understanding Hollow Metal Frames

“Understanding Hollow Metal Frames” is designed to give the student a general overview of the various types of – and uses for – hollow metal frames. There are several different types of hollow metal f More……

Understanding How a Cylinder Works

How does a cylinder work? What is a cylinder and why are there so many different types of pins and exactly how does the key work the cylinder. This course will answer those questions and show you exac More……

Understanding How To Conduct A Key Meeting

The key meeting is a meeting between a building owner and the key system supplier to determine what type of master key system will be required, and the desired levels of keying necessary to support cu More……

Understanding How to Design a Master Key System - Five Simple Rules

Master Key Systems can seem very complex, but there are five simple rules that will help you understand the basics. This course is recommended for system integrators, access control dealers or anyone More……

Understanding How Wireless Is Used In Security

This course will take about an hour to complete, including the final exam. Different wireless technologies are used in security. This course will describe the various types and how they work. More……

Understanding Residential Egress Hardware Codes

This 40 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the different types of egress hardware for Group R residential occupancies and is based on the International Building Code IBC 2015. You will More……

Understanding School Safety Products

This 12 minute online course is designed to teach the learner about how we can help create a safe environment in schools while maintaining compliance of building and fire codes. More……

Understanding Stair Re-entry Codes

This 25 minute course is intended to familiarize you with the purpose of stairway re-entry as required in the International Building Code IBC 2015 and The Life Safety Code NFPA 101 2015. After review More……

Understanding Sustainability for ASSA ABLOY Customers

Understanding Sustainability for ASSA ABLOY Customers More……

Understanding the Norton 6300 Auto Operator

Welcome to the Norton 6300 low energy operator online course. The purpose of this course is to provide information regarding features, functions and applications of the Norton 6300 low energy operato More……

Understanding the RITE Door

The RITE Door integrated system by Adams Rite was developed with feedback from industry professionals and end users. The RITE Door can be ordered with different functions and hardware to best suit More……

Understanding Two Level Master Key Systems

This ASSA ABLOY University course on Level 2 Master Key Systems is recommended for students who want to understand the basics of master keying. A master key system is defined as any keying arrangement More……

Understanding Wood Doors - Basic Wood Doors

This is an online course designed to teach the student the basics of wood doors. This online course is approximately 45 minutes in length plus an exam. More……