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Low Voltage Electronic Safety and Security Technician - LVE1 Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: Systems technicians in a security company are responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repairs of security systems, life-safety systems, networked video surveillance, access control systems, and other related equipment. Abilities that make a great system technician include handiness, critical thinking, complex problem solving, and good communication skills.

Locations Offered:
Ben Hill Irwin


  • Submit a completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or High School Equivalency transcript or college transcripts showing successful completion of 60+ semester credits or 72+ quarter credits
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable
  • Present acceptable ACCUPLACER, ACT, ASSET, COMPASS, PSAT, or SAT scores or GED score of 145 or higher or have one of the following: an associate degree or higher or have a HOPE GPA of 2.6 after the completion of 10th grade. Documentation on a college transcript of successful completion of appropriate courses from a regionally accredited college or university may be accepted in lieu of test scores.

This program is a HOPE Career Grant eligible program for students who are HOPE Grant eligible. The Career Grant award is a fixed amount per semester based on the number of credit hours taken. Maximum award per term is $500.

Gainful Employment Information
Occupational Courses 20
ELCR 1003 Introduction to Electrical and Electronics Theory 3
TELE 2020 Communication Cabling Installation 4
TELE 1160 Fiber Optics Transmission Systems 4
ELCR 2190 Networking I 3
ELCR 2660 Security System Installation and Testing 4
ELCR 2680 Access Control and CCTV Installation 2
Faculty & Staff

Dean for Academic Success, Ben Hill-Irwin Campus

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