Access Control and Door Entry 

Level 3 Award in Installation of Access Control and Door Entry Systems

Accredited by NCFE

Are you looking to become an Access Control engineer?

The job opportunities are high for those who know how to install and maintain access control systems.
Access control is a crucial part of building security in schools, government offices, commercial buildings, warehouses and many other places.
A good access control system will help businesses to improve productivity, security and profitability.

The overall access control market is expected to grow from USD 7.5 billion in 2018 to USD 12.1 billion by 2024, at a CAGR of 8.24% from 2018 to 2024.
The total UK access control market, comprising of products – standalone electronic access controls, centralised access control systems, cloud-based access control system and door entry systems.

The job market for access control is very lucrative. Many fire and security companies looking to recruit technicians who can successfully design, install and maintain access control systems. There is a shortage of skilled access control technicians in the UK and the rest of the world.

The qualification has been designed to give you the insights of access control and door entry systems. The course is hands-on training where you will be working with some of the leading access control and door entry systems.  

This 3-day course provides you with the practical knowledge in access control and door entry system.

Access Control Course

Code CQ12125
  • 3-day hands-on course
  • This 3-Day CCTV course is for new entrants to the industry. It is an overview that can be your first step to becoming a fully qualified Access Control and Door Entry installer.

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About the qualification

This level 3 award in installation of access control and door entry systems is a customised qualification accredited by NCFE UK. This qualification is benchmarked against the NVQ level 3 standard. This leads to both professional recognition and career progression. The NCFE qualifications are recognised and valued by employers as a vocational and technical qualification. The successful completion of this course will lead to a level 3 customised qualification by NCFE in CCTV installation.

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What is a level 3 qualification?

In the UK, most qualifications are taken through work, school, college or university, and fit into one of nine levels (12 in Scotland). The higher the level, the harder the qualification. The levels are based on the standards of knowledge, skill and competence needed for each qualification. A level 3 qualification is of a similar level to an A-Level, although it differs by having a framework which is specific to a particular industry and role.

Who is NCFE?

NCFE is a recognised awarding body. It is recognised as an awarding organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland, including Ofqual, the Welsh government, and the CCEA in Northern Ireland.

Why choose us?

Cube Training is one of the fastest growing training centres for the fire and security industry and has helped to train over 5,000 people. We work with leading fire and security companies in the UK and overseas. Our customised level 3 NCFE qualification will help you to become a qualified CCTV engineer. Train in our purpose-built training facilities in London and Birmingham. Our tutors are experienced, professional and friendly. If you are unsure of which career path to take then our training providers will help you choose the trades career most suited to you. Access Control and Door Entry Installation Brochure

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

Unit 1 – Introduction to access control and door entry systems

Unit 2 – Designing and wiring a standalone access control system

Unit 3 – Designing and installing door entry systems

Unit 4 – Access control system and networking

Which level is right for you?

This level is ideal if you’ve worked as an engineer in the systems engineering sector of the electronic security industry or other electronic or electrical disciplines.

What career can this lead to?

TheLevel 3 Award in Installation of Access Control and Door Entry Systems could help you get a job installing or maintaining security systems. For example Access Control and Door Entry.

It can also help you in your work if you commission security systems, perhaps if you’re a designer or architect.

Assessment criteria's

This course is now fully accredited by NCFE UK.  Course Code CQ. You will undertake a practical assessment and a written exam at the end of your course to gain the qualification.

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