Basics

IDS Intrusion basics courses

IDS Alarm Basics v2

This online course is aimed at those that are new to the security/alarm industry and will start at the basics of wiring panels and detectors as well as cover installation guide lines.

The course will cover the following topics;

  • Basic electronics, Resistance, Voltage, Current and using a multi meter.
  • Guidelines on wire distances and do's and don’ts of wiring.
  • Wiring of alarm detectors and panels covering the differences in normal open and normal closed zones.
  • Zones - What is a zone and main zone types.
  • Introduction of alarm detection products, how they work, where to use them and installation guide lines.
  • Introduction on common alarm system components.

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