​AESBL requires background check within ten business days
after employment with an alarm or locksmith company.
 They have 6 months to take class and pass test.
Beginner Locksmith Class and Test 2023
8am -5pm Every Day
   E-Mail locksmithala@gmail.com
Teaching will be on basic locksmithing: keys, 
knobs, deadbolts, duplicating machines,safes
 cars, every aspect of Locksmithing.
You will be provided everything you need to learn the Locksmith
trade. You will be given a hands on test and a 150 question
on the 5th day. If you pass all your skills and written exam, you 
will be awarded a certificate that you will need to turn a copy into the 
State Board AESBL to receive a license for locksmithing.

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Approved Classes
​Five Day Class & Test 
January 22nd -26th
May 20th - 24th
August 19th -23rd
November 4th -8th

Online Classes
Check the Web Site
for update on approved education
Contact Us
Location: 1607 Martin St. S. Suite 10
                    Pell City, Al 35128
All Payments are due one month before Class
What is???               ​Proficiency Certification Advancement          What is???

With every class you take with The Alabama Locksmith Association you earn elective points toward Certification. The first level of locksmith certification is Alabama Certified Licensed Locksmith (ACLL). The second level of locksmith certification is Alabama Certified Professional Locksmith (ACPL). A  ACPL has earned their ACLL, currently licensed, and has succeeded in an additional 15 elective  categories. With a minimum of 2 classes in automotive and residential and commercial.
The Highest Level of Locksmith certification is Alabama Certified Master Locksmith (ACML). A, ACML has reached the highest level of Alabama Locksmith Association Proficiency Registration Program. With a additional 2 classes in automotive and residential and commercial. The sign up form will be added at the bottom of every class. Fill it out and e-mail it to Barbara@locksmithala.org

Two 16 CEU Class         Christmas is on The Way        Two 16 CEU Classes
December 1st and 2nd
DoubleTree by Hilton at Birmingham Perimeter Park
8 Perimeter Park South | Birmingham | Alabama | 35243
Booking Link: https://www.hilton.com/en/book/reservation/deeplink/?ctyhocn=BHMPRDT&groupCode=CDTALC&arrivaldate=2023-12-01&departuredate=2023-12-03&cid=OM,WW,HILTONLINK,EN,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT

Friday Night Meeting & Christmas Party  
Dirty Santa and Christmas Dinner
Bring a wrapped Gift worth $25.00 and bring the family
Lot's of Door Prizes and Great Food!!

DoubleTree by Hilton at Birmingham Perimeter Park
8 Perimeter Park South | Birmingham | Alabama | 35243

Booking Link: https://www.hilton.com/en/book/reservation/deeplink/?ctyhocn=BHMPRDT&groupCode=CDTALC&arrivaldate=2023-12-01&departuredate=2023-12-03&cid=OM,WW,HILTONLINK,EN,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT
​Electronic Access Control Certification Course
December 1st and 2nd 

Teacher: A.J. Doody   Two days 16 CEU's and Test for Certification 

Electronics are fast becoming a mandatory locksmith skill. Electrical overview Ohms and Watts laws, electrical terms 
  Types of wire, sizes Electrical components Power supplies, transformers and batteries Switches and relays Locks and strikes
  Cards and technologies Self contained Separate reader/keypad  Communications 
  RS232 vs. 485, network, dialup and Wi-Fi and Programming         Limited Seating is Available so sign up EARLY!
Buy this
$ 450.00 Members
Buy this
$ 550.00  Non-Member
​December 1st and 2nd

Lee Schofield/ DormaKaba:  Best Interchangeable Core System   8 CEU's    Friday  8am-5pm    
         This is a one day class for anyone wanting to be able to ID Best product types. Understand options available for interchangeable cores, cut keys, calculate pin locks, combinate cores and Troubleshoot. 

​Best Cylindrical & Mortise Locks: Things you must know to Install & Service   4 CEU's Saturday 8am-12pm
     In this class you will learn to identify and review codes relating to requirements and use, proper selection of hardware, hands-on
experiences for applications. Understand what opening components are required to comply with these codes. Review field options for adding features to existing hardware. Troubleshoot common cylindrical & mortise lock issues and available conversions/field adjustments

Conventional Lock Cylinder: Pinning & Servicing     4 CEU's  Saturday  1pm -5pm                                                                                             In this class you will learn standard pin tumbler lock cylinder types. Lock cylinder terminology, the basic concepts of standard keying and master keying, tools that are needed to pin standard lock cyclinders.
Buy this
$ 300.00 Members
Covers Both Days
Buy this
$ 400.00 Non-Member
Covers Both Days