SIAcademy LIVE!

SIAcademy LIVE!

NEW! Instructor-Led Virtual Courses to Help You Grow Your Business and Technical Know-How

SIAcademy LIVE! e-learning programs are presented as tracks with between 4 and 6 hours of training each. These live virtual courses are designed to accelerate your business growth, covering topics like how to do business with the government, how to optimize challenging parts of your integration business and cybersecurity for physical security pros and even technical training on video and access control systems.

The Basics

  • Instructor-led live online programming: Just like SIA’s popular Security Project Management courses, our SIAcademy LIVE! programs are all led by SIA-selected expert instructors in a small-group type format (maximum class size is 25 students). Expect lots of interaction; come ready to ask questions, bring your problems and share collaboratively with other students.
  • 4+ hours of training per course: You'll attend weekly classes covering important topics with each series.
  • 100% virtual! Our e-learning format makes it convenient to fit this into your busy schedule.
  • Missed a class? Don’t worry; all sessions will be recorded for your on-demand access.
  • Certificate of Completion: Once you complete a series, you will receive an official SIA Certificate of Completion, attesting your knowledge in this area.
  • SIA Center of Excellence quality content: Each SIAcademy LIVE! learning series is approved as SIA Center of Excellence content, ensuring it is thorough, vendor-neutral and highly informative.

Purchase Access to SIAcademy LIVE! Learning Programs

  • Individual Access: Purchase your access to a SIAcademy LIVE! series for just $149 ($149 for SIA members; non-member rate is $199). Your ticket includes access to all sessions/dates within that course.
  • Corporate Access Package: Purchase access to any SIAcademy LIVE! series for any 5 employees for just $499 ($499 for SIA members; non-member corporate package is $699 for 5 employees).

2021 SIAcademy LIVE! Courses

Coming Soon

SIAcademy LIVE Technical Tracks are practical series for integrator employees and hands-on field teams for practitioners. These course series are designed to strengthen your technical proficiency and learn full considerations related to implementing security systems.

Ideal for:

  • Technicians and project managers at systems integration firms and professional services teams
  • Security practitioner teams managing electronic security solutions
  • New and rising employees seeking additional learning on electronic security solutions
  • Sales, marketing and development professionals that need additional technical training

Video Security Systems Technical Track

Covers these important topics:

  • Fundamentals: Common systems designs and hardware used in video surveillance
  • How to implement video in low-light environments
  • Challenging Video Scenarios: How to Select the Right Camera Type for the Application
  • Camera Hardware Types and Selection
  • Video Management System (VMS) Usage and Recording/Storage
  • Fundamentals of Networking and Cabling
  • Integrating Video with Other Security Systems
  • Common Issues and Failure Problems for Video Security Systems

 Learning Levels: Fundamentals, Intermediate

SIAcademy LIVE!