Webinars - Virtual Instructor Led Training

Find upcoming webinar training from ASSA ABLOY Academy here. Updated October 26, 2020

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All training webinars listed here are scheduled to be one hour or less unless indicated otherwise.

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Date

Start Time (Eastern)

Presenter

Topic

Description

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Monday, October 26, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

Rixson Floor Closers

This webinar is an overview of Rixson Floor Closers and the installations in various settings.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Storefront Mechanical to Electrical Solutions

This course covers solutions to upgrade storefronts and small businesses from mechanical to electrified access control. Participants will explore a variety of locking solutions for aluminum doors. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

How to Order SARGENT Key Systems

This webinar will review basic keying terminology, and how to place keyed orders with SARGENT. We will discuss the forms required, and how to fill them out properly to ensure a seamless process to receive materials in a timely basis

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Guy Robinson

Demystifying Credentials and Access Control Hardware

At the end of the presentation, attendees will be able to define the different types of access control credentials, explain the different types of access control products, categorize each type of opening, apply the most efficient technology to each opening, justify their decision for each choice and generate a complete PACS for a building.

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Thursday, October 29, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Storefront Mechanical to Electrical Solutions - Scenarios

This course will allow you to test your knowledge of common access controlled openings with project scenarios, challenges, and ultimately recommending the best possible hardware solution. This interactive, scenario-based session will require you to draw from your knowledge of locking solutions for aluminum doors. Questions will be posed by facilitators for each scenario to encourage critical thinking and problem solving. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Thursday, October 29, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Calculating Occupant Loads and Egress Width

This 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; calculating the occupancy load for a room or space, for each occupancy type, based on the formulas and tables in IBC; calculating the minimum clear opening width of doors from a room or space; determining the swing direction of doors from a room or space and determining the minimum number of exits and exit access doors from a room or space.

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Monday, November 2, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

Corbin Russwin ML2000 Features and Benefits

This webinar is an overview of Corbin Russwin ML2000 series mortise locks and what makes it the strongest and most innovative mortise lock on the market today. We will examine the Eco-Flex technology and how it’s changed how mortise locks are perceived in the industry. We’ll see the ML2000 series behavioral health offerings and in how Corbin Russwin pushes its mortise lock above and beyond expectations.

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Electric Strike Selection

In this course, we will review conducting a site survey to determine the correct electric strike for an application and what you need to know when selecting a strike. We will look at some applications and walk through steps to get to the "best" strike for the application. We will also explore common door hardware and what you need to know to select the strike design to work with it and “outside the box" options to consider. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

How to Order Yale Key Systems

This webinar will review basic keying terminology, and how to place keyed orders with Yale. We will discuss the forms required, and how to fill them out properly to ensure a seamless process to receive materials in a timely basis

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Thursday, November 5, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Smart Strategies for Selecting Switches & Push Buttons

This class will take a step-by-step look at selecting the correct switches and push buttons as part of an access control solution. We discuss the differences between normally open (NO) and normally closed (NC) switch contacts and how they relate to the electrified hardware being used to secure the opening. We will briefly discuss various options – like single pole/double throw (SPDT), double pole/double throw (DPDT) - as well as present multiple use-case examples and applications. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Thursday, November 5, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Bryan Lieberman

Yale Multi-Family Lock Solutions

As a trusted name in commercial and residential hardware, Yale seamlessly blends innovation with access control, balancing the practicality and convenience of electronic lock technology for Multi-Family properties.
In this VILT, we will discuss how this low-maintenance Access Control system saves you time, money and attracts new residents with enhanced security and convenience.

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Friday, November 6, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Understanding Basic Fire Door Hardware Codes

This course is intended to familiarize you with the purpose of codes and standards as they pertain to selecting the appropriate fire rated doors, frames and hardware components for your projects. It will cover basic requirements found in The Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives NFPA 80 and as referenced by the International Building Code IBC and The Life Safety Code NFPA 101.

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Monday, November 9, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

How to order and price SARGENT Hardware

This webinar is an overview of how SARGENT Hardware is ordered and priced. We'll examine SARGENT's extensive offering of options. And how the catalog and price books are layed out for ease of use.

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Tuesday, November 10, 2020

12:00:00 PM

Rodger Schmidt

Fundamentals of DC Electricity for Low Voltage

This course is an introduction to the basics of direct current (DC) electricity for low voltage contractors working on access control systems. We will be reviewing the basics of AC and DC, voltage, amperage, ohms, and continuity, including how to perform measurements with a multimeter. We will discuss basic circuits and the development of circuits, identifying normally open (NO) and normally closed (NC) circuits and common electronic hardware used. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Tuesday, November 10, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

ASSA ABLOY Architectural Hardware - Mechanical to Electrified

This Webinar is a Discussion of control and monitoring options for Mechanical Products from SARGENT, Corbin Russwin, Yale, and Norton The session will review options for Locks, Exit Devices, and Door Control Devices

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Wednesday, November 11, 2020

2:00pm

Sandy Matheny

Commercial-Grade Decorative Doors, Frames and Hardware

Doors and door hardware may be the most intimate points of contact we have with a building. We’re affected by the way a door looks, and by the way the lever or pull on that door feels. And while the first job of doors and hardware may be to keep what’s behind them safe and secure, they should also insulate us from noise; create a barrier against the heat and the cold; be sustainable and energy efficient; and, be aesthetically harmonious with the dominant character of a space.

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Russ Anderson

Powering Your Access Control System

This course is a review of the steps in the development of a circuit with the focus on the distribution board and the power supply. How do we get to the boards? Math is the answer! We will discuss different types of distribution and power supplies and consider the following questions: when would you select one board over another? How important is the fire relay? Do I really need it? This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Guy Robinson

Hands-Free Opening Solutions Applications

This 1 hour webinar will present door opening applications that feature hands free or less-touch functions for healthcare, commercial and other vertical markets.

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Friday, November 13, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Chad Tibbets

Norton Door Closer Overview

This webinar is an overview of the Norton door closer offering designed for a wide variety of applications, including available arms and accessories. How to use the digital tools offered by ASSA ABLOY will also be demonstrated.

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Monday, November 16, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

Basic Electrical Concepts for Architectural Hardware

This webinar is an in-depth overview of electricity and basic concepts. Upon conclusion, one will finally understand why and when and AC & DC current is used. We'll review the basics of electrified hardware and when Parallel and Series applications are used and how it affects the voltage.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Storefront Mechanical to Electrical Solutions

This course covers solutions to upgrade storefronts and small businesses from mechanical to electrified access control. Participants will explore a variety of locking solutions for aluminum doors. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

Register

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

Yale 8800 Mortise Lock Overview

This webinar is an overview of Yale 8800 series mortise locks and what makes it the Perfect choice for Architectural and Commercial Projects. We will examine the design and construction of the lock and discuss where it fits in the market. We will review each series (FL. RL and SL- Locks We will review part numbers and How to Price and Order the product.

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Guy Robinson

ASSA ABLOY Glass Solutions

This presentation is designed to give each attendee an overview of industry leading existing products and new innovate products from the ASSA ABLOY companies of: Adams Rite, Pemko, Rixson, Rockwood, Securitron, and Yale for hanging and securing glass door.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Russ Anderson

Storefront Mechanical to Electrical Solutions - Scenarios

This course will allow you to test your knowledge of common access controlled openings with project scenarios, challenges, and ultimately recommending the best possible hardware solution. This interactive, scenario-based session will require you to draw from your knowledge of locking solutions for aluminum doors. Questions will be posed by facilitators for each scenario to encourage critical thinking and problem solving. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

Register

Thursday, November 19, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Calculating Occupant Loads and Egress Width

This 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; calculating the occupancy load for a room or space, for each occupancy type, based on the formulas and tables in IBC; calculating the minimum clear opening width of doors from a room or space; determining the swing direction of doors from a room or space and determining the minimum number of exits and exit access doors from a room or space.

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Friday, November 20, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Chad Tibbets

Choosing the correct tools and methods for installing commercial hardware

This course focuses on the many ways commercial hardware can be installed and will give the participants ideas on how to make installation safe, efficient and accurate. We will discuss templates, measuring, cutting, drilling and selecting the right tools for the job

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Monday, November 23, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

Understanding the Basics of Access Control Technology

An introduction to Access Control Technology on how locks communicate with the head-end system through various methods including Hardwiring, various types of wireless locks and Wi-Fi Lock technology

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Ask Us Anything! Electronic Locking Hardware Open Forum/Q&A

During this webinar, we want to answer your questions surrounding all things electronic locking hardware! Please submit your questions when registering for the event. Plan to attend and listen in as we address your questions about:

- Site surveys
- Electronic hardware selection
- Electronic locking hardware codes, including fire rated assemblies
- Electric Strikes
- Maglocks
- Circuits, electricity, and power

Any remaining time will be open to Q&A.Even if you don’t submit a question, this session is sure to be an educational and interactive way to learn about electronic locking hardware.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

Yale Cylindrical Lock Overview

This webinar is an overview of Yale’s cylindrical lock offering. We will discuss our Legacy Architectural Products as well as our Commercial Offerings. The 5400 lock, the 5300 Lock, the 4700 Lock and the 4600 Lock will be reviewed in detail. The various options will be reviewed. We will review Part Numbers, How to Price and Order the Product

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Electric Strike Selection

In this course, we will review conducting a site survey to determine the correct electric strike for an application and what you need to know when selecting a strike. We will look at some applications and walk through steps to get to the "best" strike for the application. We will also explore common door hardware and what you need to know to select the strike design to work with it and “outside the box" options to consider. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

Yale Exit Device Overview

This webinar is an overview and an examination of the Yale 7000 & 6000 series Exit Devices.We will discuss both series and their features and benefits, as well as applications. We will also touch on the 1500, 2100, and 1800 Series. The various options will be reviewed. We will review Part Numbers, How to Price and Order the Product

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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Guy Robinson

Demystifying Credentials and Access Control Hardware

At the end of the presentation, attendees will be able to define the different types of access control credentials, explain the different types of access control products, categorize each type of opening, apply the most efficient technology to each opening, justify their decision for each choice and generate a complete PACS for a building.

Register

Thursday, December 3, 2020

11:00:00 AM

Russ Anderson

Troubleshooting Electric Strikes

In this class, we will take a step-by-step look at troubleshooting common issues with electric strikes in the field. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Thursday, December 3, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Understanding Basic Egress Hardware

This 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 than one occupancy type in a building. This course teaches you the code compliant mechanical hardware requirements based on the occupancy types. All references are pulled from the International Building Code IBC 2015.

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Friday, December 4, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Chad Tibbets

Norton Low Energy Operators

This Webinar is a review of Norton’s Hydromechanical and Electromechanical Operators including features and benefits of each.

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Tuesday, December 8, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

Ease of doing Business with ASSA ABLOY

This Webinar will discuss all of the tools available from ASSA ABLOY which make it easy to conduct business with our company. We will also review the common mistakes that customers make in order to try to avoid delays in their order

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Wednesday, December 9, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Guy Robinson

Justifying Intelligent Key Systems

The presentation will inform attendees of the different types of intelligent key systems. After the presentation attendees will be able to recognize the different types of intelligent key systems, illustrate where to appropriate Intelligent Keys in the ASSA ABLOY Security Continuum, create a completely secure opening and justify their decision on which intelligent key system they chose.

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Thursday, December 10, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Calculating Occupant Loads and Egress Width

This 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; calculating the occupancy load for a room or space, for each occupancy type, based on the formulas and tables in IBC201; calculating the minimum clear opening width of doors from a room or space; determining the swing direction of doors from a room or space and determining the minimum number of exits and exit access doors from a room or space.

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Friday, December 11, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Chad Tibbets

The Purpose and Operation of Door Closers

Door closers are one of the most misunderstood products on the market today. They’re very often viewed as a commodity, but they’re one of the most intrinsic features which allows a door to secure an opening. A properly adjust to a closer will always make sure the door closes and latches securing the opening. This webinar will review the purpose and operation of door closers and various types of closers and options available.

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Monday, December 14, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

SARGENT Cylinder Product Overview

This webinar is an overview of Sargent cylinder offerings. The wide variety of cylinder types such as The Signature and the XC- will be looked at with special attention being paid two the degree system, which is sergeants latest three level key system.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

How to Order Corbin Russwin Key Systems

This webinar will review basic keying terminology, and how to place keyed orders with Corbin Russwin. We will discuss the forms required, and how to fill them out properly to ensure a seamless process to receive materials in a timely basis

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Wednesday, December 16, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Guy Robinson

Pemko Continuous Hinge Overview

This one hour Pemko continuous hinge session is designed as an introduction to continuous hinges. The class will help attendees analyze the difference between geared and pin & barrel continuous hinges. The session will focus on Pemko’s “geared” continuous hinges by guiding the attendee to recognize different types of hinges, choose the correct type of hinge for each opening, explain their choice, and apply the continuous hinge to the opening.

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Thursday, December 17, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Special locking arrangements

This course covers the 4 special locking arrangements found in the IBC: Controlled egress, delayed egress, access controlled egress and electromagnetically locked egress doors. It includes comparison sheets to compare and contrast requirements for each.

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Friday, December 18, 2020

2:00:00 PM

Chad Tibbets

Access Control Cables, Connections and Power Transfers

In this session, we will discuss selecting the correct cables, power transfers and electrified hinges for wired access control solutions and methods for terminating connections, including ElectroLynx. How to order cable raceways and power transfer preps from Ceco Door and Curries will also be covered.

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