Access Control

Self paced online training with interactive audiovisual content including animations and hands on experience, Pre test and a Post-test. You can also collaborate with other students through discussion forums and maintain e-mail contact with instructors.

For basic to Intermediate Level End Users, Technical and Non-Technical people.

Online Training

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PRICE: $225

For a single user license for 30 days.

Purchase Multiple Courses and Save!
While ordering, if you choose multiple courses, you will get the following discounts.


Here is what you will learn.

  • You will be introduced to the history, how an Access Control System works and its key applications.
  • You will learn about the Principle, Types and Features of the different components like Credentials, Input devices, Controllers and Output Devices that make up an Access Control System.
  • You will get an overview of the different parameters and options which need Programming and also understand the System Design configurations.
  • You will understand the Installation issues and the Maintenance methods of an Access Control System.


Course Approved by

NBFAA : CEU Number: SM-0010, CEU Credits: 0.6
ASIS: Recertification,
ALOA: PRP Recertification – 1 points
NSCA: 4.5 Learning Units
New Jersey State CEU: 6 hours TECES-13(65)C003
BISCI: Event ID OV‐STAM‐NJ‐0512‐1, CEC: 5
Approved by Texas Department of Public Safety – Y00182
Approved by Tennessee Alarm Systems Contractor Board


Course Outline


  • How it works, history and applications


  • Introduction
  • Types of credentials like Cards, Tags and Biometrics
  • Features, considerations and applications

Input Devices

  • Introduction to input devices
  • Coded Keypads
  • Card Based input devices like magnetic, Wiegand, smart cards etc.
  • Input devices for Non Contact credentials
  • Biometrics systems like finger, iris, voice, hand etc.
  • Different input sensors like alarms, audio, switches etc.
  • Principle, Features and uses for each device


  • Introduction
  • Single Door controllers
  • Multi Door controllers
  • Power Supply for controllers
  • Wiring Techniques

Output devices

  • Introduction to output devices
  • Relays and locks
  • Warning Lamps
  • Alarms
  • Barriers and gates
  • Types, Features and uses for each device


  • Introduction
  • Access Definition
  • System Management
  • Badge Design
  • Holiday Schedules
  • Reports
  • Alarm Monitoring
  • Backup/Restore

System Design

  • Conducting a Survey
  • System Design and Security Levels
  • Mains Failure
  • System Configuration
  • Integration and Upgradation


  • Different types of Cables and conduits
  • Perimeter Protection
  • Integration with CCTV
  • Client Documentation



  • Safety & Response Organizations
  • Preventive and Corrective Maintenance
For large organizations who buy licenses in bulk or setup annual contracts to send students to the online training courses on a regular basis, STAM will setup a corporate account with special privileges.

  • User Name and password will be provided to log on to the STAM Learning Management System (LMS)
  • The account administrator will be able to view the test results of all the students from their company. The students could undertake the online course anywhere in the country/world, the test results can be viewed from a central location
  • Many different reports like Pass/Fail will be available. These reports can be exported as an excel file.

Please contact STAM for more details

Q. Does one have to complete the Online Training course in one sitting?
A: No. The total work you need to put in is 4 hours and this can be completed in 30 days in batches that suit your needs. You get a license for 30 days.

Q. Do I have unlimited access to the Online Training course for the duration of the license period?
A: Yes. During this time you can log in and log out as many times you wish.

Q. Can I buy one license and share it with my colleagues?
A: No, sharing of the user license with anyone else is prohibited. Each user must have a separate license.

Q. Do I need to buy software to run your online training course in my computer?
A: No, you just need to have a minimum speed of 56 Kbps Internet connection

Q. What are the system requirements to run your course?
A: Minimum screen resolution 1024 ,PC with speakers or headphone and minimum 56 Kbps Internet connection

Q. Can I do the course from my office and home computer?
A: Yes, in fact you can use it from any computer; just use your ID + Password to log in.

Q. Do I get a certificate?
A: Yes, you get the certificate of completion if you meet the requirements mentioned in this page.

Q. Does this course come with course notes?
A: Yes. After you complete the purchase, you will be provided with a link to download the course notes that you can keep as reference.