Computer networks for physical security systems installers

Essential Computer Networking Knowledge for Physical Security Systems Installers
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5,680 students
Created by Gerasimos Magoulas

What you'll learn

  • Learn the basics of computer networks
  • Keep the knowledge that are essential for physical security systems installers
  • The installer will obtain the theoretical background to communicate with an IT Manager
  • Learn how to fix a patch cord
  • Learn how to configure the network settings of a camera or an access controller
  • Learn how to configure the network to access remotely the security systems
This course includes:
4 total hours on-demand video
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0 downloadable resources
21 lessons
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Certificate of completion

Course content


  • Having a background in physical security systems or networks would be beneficial, but this course is designed to be easily accessible even for total beginners


Are you a physical security systems installer looking to enhance your expertise and stay ahead in the ever-evolving world of security technology? Welcome to “Computer Networks for Physical Security Systems Installers,” the course that bridges the gap between physical security and network integration.

In today’s interconnected world, security systems rely heavily on computer networks for communication, monitoring, and control. This comprehensive course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills required to effectively deploy, configure, and troubleshoot network components within security systems.

The expert instructor will guide you through the complexities of computer networking in the context of physical security systems, providing you with the skills and confidence needed to excel in this dynamic and critical field.

Course Highlights:

  1. Introduction

    • Course Overview

    • Course Objectives

    • Meet your Instructor

  2. Definitions

    • Computer Networks

    • Physical security systems

  3. Network fundamentals

    • Structural elements

    • Network types

    • Network topologies

    • Network devices

    • Network cables

  4. Network models

    • OSI model

    • TCP/IP model

  5. IP addressing and subnetting

    • IP addressing

    • Subnetting

  6. Known Protocols

    • Known protocols

    • CCTV protocols

  7. Physical security systems and networks

    • Installation

    • Troubleshooting

    • Remote connection

    • MS Dos network commands

  8. Practical Part

    • Constructing a patch cord

    • Demonstrating MS Dos network commands

    • Configuring a NoIP account for dynamic DNS

    • Configuring network settings of a camera

    • Configuring network settings af an access controller

Who Should Enroll:

  • Physical Security Systems Installers 

  • IT Professionals 

  • Security System Integrators

  • Security Consultants 

  • Security Technicians 

  • Students and Aspiring Professionals 

  • Security Enthusiasts 

  • Facility Managers 

  • Business Owners and Managers 

  • Anyone Seeking Career Advancement

Course Benefits:

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be better equipped to install, maintain, and troubleshoot security systems with network integration, making you an invaluable asset in the ever-growing security industry.

Join us on a journey to understand the networking principles for the physical security systems. Enroll today and secure your future in the world of modern security technology.

Who this course is for:

  • Physical security systems installers
  • Access control installers
  • CCTV installers
  • Alarm systems installers
  • Beginners in computer networking
  • Students and Enthusiasts
  • Anyone interested
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