SIA’s Security Cornerstones Learning Series provides a fundamental overview of the business practices and technologies used within today’s physical security industry. Designed primarily for novice security professionals, it also promotes a greater understanding of technical concepts for career veterans with a focus on elements of the industry they may not interact with directly or regularly.
The Alarms and Detection module introduces participants to the fundamental components of alarms, intrusion monitoring and detection systems.The module covers communications components between control panels and alarm platforms and explains the function of sensors and other detection technologies. In this self-paced, interactive course, participants will learn about different types of alarms and response systems and gain a greater understanding of technology integration, monitoring stations and law enforcement/private security response.
The Security Cornerstones Learning Series is provided free to employees of SIA member companies, and each module is only $29 for non-members.Already enrolled? Click here to sign in to your mySIA account. Once on your My Account page, click the courses link to begin this module.