ELECTRONIC SECURITY SYSTEMS INSTALLER PROGRAM IN PERSON
Mon & Wed, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm, 6/13/22 - 8/22/22. (No class on 7/4)
(in-person instruction may include a few remote sessions via Zoom. You must have a Zoom account to join. You can register for a free account here: zoom.us
70 Hours, $1130.
To gain access to the College premises, all visitors must provide proof of vaccination in the CUNY Cleared4 system. See below for more info.
This course is designed to train those with no previous knowledge in the industry for entry-level employment in the field of security system installation. The course provides comprehensive teacher-led instruction in basic security installer topics skill sets and hands-on experience. After successful completion of the program, students will be prepared for employment in the security industry as a technician or field installer. Please note that employment as a field installer in the security industry the employer usually requires a background check through the NY State Department of Criminal Justice.
Prerequisites: High School Diploma, or GED equivalent. Strong dexterity and eye/hand coordination is required. Normal color vision is a must, and the ability to work on a ladder. Good English skills are necessary for this training.
Additional expenses: Students can expect to spend an additional $120 on textbooks and personal hand tools.
Please note: This is not the NY State Pre-requisite "81-hour" course of the Fire & Burglar Alarm test and License.
This program is endorsed by the Metropolitan Burglar & Fire alarm Association (MBFAA)
To obtain entry to College premises:
- Visitors must self-register with the Cleared4 platform and upload all vaccination or test result information. Vaccine information must be approved before you can receive a personalized URL to your vaccine pass. Please submit vaccine info at least 24 hours before coming to campus. Scan the QR code below or self register here:
- If you have been pre-registered by the College, you will receive a personalized URL to begin uploading your testing and/or test results.
- In order to gain entry onto campus premises, you will be asked to show or scan your Cleared4 green Pass.
- Help and Support with the Cleared4 platform.
For assistance and inquiries, email COVID19Coordinator@citytech.cuny.edu.
Student Vaccination Info here: http://citytech.cuny.edu/comingtocampus/ and below.