Webinars - Virtual Instructor Led Training

Find upcoming webinar training from ASSA ABLOY Academy here.

Updated July 14, 2021

We are continuing with 1-hour "quick bite" webinars, but will be adding some classroom type, multi-hour sets of training sessions (2, 4, 6 or 8 hours, depending on the content).

Keep checking back!.

Below are the scheduled 1-hour sessions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date

Start Time (Eastern)

Presenter

Topic

Description

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Monday, July 19, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Upgrade your openings K-12 Fire door and security upgrades

This session will discuss some common upgrades for school facility door openings. Solutions including door gap solutions for excessive gaps on fire and smoke doors, and upgrading security without violating the labels on your fire doors.

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Wednesday, July 21, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

Upgrading Opportunities with Corbin Russwin Motorized Latch Retraction and How to Installation a MELR Kit (End of July)

This webinar is a look at the Opportunities available when upgrading a Corbin Russwin Exit Device with Motorized Electric Latch Retraction and how the Retrofit Kit is Installed.

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Thursday, July 22, 2021

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Storefront Mechanical to Electrical Solutions + Scenarios

We've combined some popular topics together to bring you a special, extended training event! Plan to join us for the full 2 hour session, or for just one of the topics as your schedule allows. This session is eligible for a maximum of 2 credit hours: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

Hour 1 - Storefront Mechanical to Electrical Solutions
Hour 2 - Scenarios for Storefront Mechanical to Electrical Solutions

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Friday, July 23, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Chad Tibbets

How to survey an existing opening for upgrades by Chad Tibbets

In the training, we will focus on what to look for in an existing opening that can be upgraded to ensure compliance, safety, security and aesthetics for years to come.

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Monday, July 26, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

Upgrading your door with the New SARGENT 10X Lock and How it is Installed

This Webinar is an in-depth look at the 10X's Features, Benefits, Design, Test Results, Trim Options, Finishes, selectable options, and how easy the 10X lock is to install.

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Tuesday, July 27, 2021

11:00:00 AM

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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Thursday, July 29, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Russell Corriveau

Upgrading your door with the New Corbin Russwin's CLX3300 Lock and How it is Installed

This Webinar is an in-depth look at the CLX3300's Features, Benefits, Design, Test Results, Trim Options, Finishes, selectable options, and how easy the CLX3300 lock is to install.

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Monday, August 2, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Understanding Accessible Doors and Hardware

This 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 the standard for accessible and usable buildings and facilities ANSI A117.1 2009 edition.

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Tuesday, August 3, 2021

11:00:00 AM

Russ Anderson

IBC 2018 Electronic Locking Codes Review

This course serves as an introduction to the International Code Council (ICC)/International Building Codes (IBC) 2018 Electronic Locking Hardware Codes. To begin, focus will be on delayed egress and codes for maglock installations, which will be followed by less common installations, such as controlled egress, stairwells, and elevator lobbies. We will identify key sections, chapters, sections, and appendices for future lookup and reference, as well as links to the online code books. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested)

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Monday, August 9, 2021

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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Tuesday, August 10, 2021

11:00:00 AM

Rodger Schmidt

Decoding Delayed Egress

This course is an introduction to International Building Codes (IBC) 2018 Delayed Egress. We will discuss how the delayed egress code has changed over the years, from the 2012 and 2015 code series. We will review the common hardware used in setting up a delayed egress system. Get ready to dive into the codes as presented in the IBC 2018 code series and provide answers to your delayed egress questions. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Wednesday, August 11, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Tom Seidel

Exit devices - What is Code Compliant?

An in depth look at the requirements for exit devices from a variety of code perspectives. What are they, where and why are they required, and how do you choose the the proper code compliant solution. IBC, NFPA 101, ADA, NFPA 80 will all be discussed.

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Monday, August 16, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

The History of Fire Codes

This 1 hour VILT walks you through some of the major tragic fires in our history that have affected change in building codes. Starting with the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City and ending with some more recent fires, this course is a reminder not to take codes and standards for granted when selecting and specifying doors, frames and hardware.

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Tuesday, August 17, 2021

11:00:00 AM

Russ Anderson

Codes & Common Sense – NFPA 80 Fire Rated Assemblies

This course is a review of the 'NFPA 80 Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives' with topics ranging from where we commonly find fire rated assemblies to understanding door hardware components. We'll also discuss when modifications can be made to a fire rated assembly and the addition of accessory products. Learners will also explore the 13 inspection items being checked by qualified inspectors for a fire-rated assembly. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Thursday, August 19, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Katie Flower

Positive pressure fire door requirements

A more in depth look at fire and smoke wall types and the requirements for doors to meet the positive pressure fire test UL10C. Includes discussion on smoke and draft control found in NFPA 105.

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Monday, August 23, 2021

11:00:00 AM

Russ Anderson

Electromechanical Touchless Solutions and Applications

This course provides an in-depth look at what you need to know to create a touchless solution using hardware and accessories from Adams Rite, Alarm Controls, and ASSA ABLOY Electronic Security Hardware. During the training session, we'll review key considerations for going from mechanical to electrified hardware and switches to create a touchless or “touch-less” solution, like existing hardware, the door's function, the opening's surroundings, and, of course, codes. With an emphasis on real-world applications, this class adds context to the typical features/benefits product-centric conversation. This class is eligible for 1 credit hour: attendees may receive a certificate of completion (as requested).

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Wednesday, August 25, 2021

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, August 27, 2021

2:00:00 PM

Chad Tibbets

ICC 500 and FEMA P-361 Tornado Door and Hardware Codes and Standards

This training will cover the tornado codes and standards that govern windstorm shelter doors, frames and hardware for areas inside the United States 250 mph windstorm zone. In this class we will address testing, labeling, inspection and installation of these shelter door assemblies.

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Monday, August 30, 2021

11:00:00 AM

Russ Anderson

Exploring the HES ES100 Series Wireless Electric Strikes with Aperio® Technology


In this session, we will start by exploring the HES ES100 Series Wireless Electric Strikes and discover some details on this first-of-its-kind solution. Then, we'll look at the pre-paired Aperio® communication hub and wireless technology. Plus, gain access to valuable resources and reference materials.

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