​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 2022
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                 2022                 
October 24th -28th
​               2023
January 23rd - 27th, 2023

May 22nd-26th

August 21st - 25th

November 13th-17th

Online Classes
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for update on approved education
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Location: 1607 Martin St. S. Suite 10
                    Pell City, Al 35128
All Payments are due one month before Class
     Learning to Open Cars Tips and Tricks
December 2nd  8am-5pm   8 Ceu's

Holiday Inn Express
2901 JOHN HAWKINS PARKWAY, Hoover, AL 35244
Room Booking Link

Taught by Chris and Tammy Lee: Learning to open cars Tips and Tricks is the most fun you will have learning new ways, different ways, different tools to use and sharing stories of things learned. Learn to use the book to look up the car or truck, you are trying to open. Which tools do you really use and which ones are a waste of money and  learn how to open Big Rigs.

Proficiency Certification Registration Form $ 25.00                                                                                                                                  150.00                            

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Friday December 2nd Christmas Time Again
Holiday Inn Express
2901 JOHN HAWKINS PARKWAY, Hoover, AL 35244

December 2nd and 3rd  8am-5pm  16 CEU's

Electronic Access Control Certification Taught by A.J. Doody: or electro-mechanical lock systems is important to all locksmiths, the world is constantly changing and more and more customers ware wanting to control their hardware electrically, it is the future of locksmithing. This class will explore the basics of electronic access control It is designed for individuals who have some understanding of electronics and proper wiring techniques. We will look at available choices and how to select the appropriate hardware for different applications.Intro SafetyPersonal protection equipment, gloves, dust masks, eye protection,  Ladders and fall protection 
Codes and Standards Types of codes  Electrical overview Applicable codes and jurisdiction Ohms and Watts laws, electrical terms AC vice DC  Electrical components  Power supplies, transformers and batteries  Switches and relays  Tools Basic hand and power tools

  Specialized tools Equipment Locks and strikes  Self contained Cards and technologies 
  Stand alone vs. networked vs. hybrid  Communications  RS232 vs. 485, network, dialup and Wi-Fi    

Member $ 400.00                                             Non-Member   $ 500.00

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What is???               ​Proficiency Certification Registration           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
Holiday Inn Hoover
2901 John Hawkins Parkway
Hoover, AL 35244

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Meeting 6pm - 7pm    Party starts at 7pm
Dirty Santa and Door Prizes with 
            Santa for Everyone
Don't Forget FRIDAY night 6pm-?
Friday December 2nd.

Meeting 6pm - 7pm

  Party starts at 7pm

Dirty Santa and Door 
        Prizes with

  Santa for Everyone

Don't Forget FRIDAY           night 6pm-?

Bring the Babies
   February 10th and 11th, 2023
Location  Warehouse
1607 Martin St. S. Suite 10
Pell City, Al  35128
205-552-8200 or Barbara@locksmithala.org


Aurora Access Control and E-Plex Friday and Saturday taught by our own Lee Schofield:
Day 1: This session will cover the various models of E-Plex locks, how to choose best solution, how to install a 5031 series lock, how to program manually and troubleshoot potential issue.
Day 2:This session will cover the integration between Aurora Access Control Management System and E-Plex wireless locks. Upon completion of this session you will be have gained knowledge and comprehension on dormakaba’s Aurora Access Control Management System integration with E-Plex wireless locks options available. This training session will cover the following subjects:
                                                                                                                                                                             $ 200.00
Overview of E-Plex wireless technology
Overview of Aurora E-Plex wireless integration
Review of E-Plex wireless hardware
Review of E-Plex wireless applications

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Saturday December 3rd   8 CEU's
Programming keys to Volkswagen cars

Holiday Inn Express
2901 JOHN HAWKINS PARKWAY, Hoover, AL 35244
Room Booking Link

Taught By: Brian Suggs  We will bring components from Volkswagen cars to show how to program keys to them or participants may bring theirs. If you have been wanting to learn how to program keys to Vag cars don’t miss this. Abrites will up your capabilities significantly and increase your revenue. If you are serious about automotive work this class will give you everything you need to know about Vag cars

$ 300.00 Members
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$ 400.00 Non-Member
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