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IT-S 407 - Access Control: Problems and Solving

Code Start Date Duration Venue
IT-S 407 16 October 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-S 407 11 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

 Access Control is the phenomenon introduced in several industries to ensure selective access to data and areas. The primary focus is on information security and restricted physical access. An effective Access Control System can form an integral part of an effective security system.This Access Control Training course dedicated to building, setting-up, testing and trouble-shooting faults using core elements of modern Access Control Systems. At the end of the course an interested and hardworking participant will have a good solid foundation knowledge of what access control is all about. 

Course Overview

  • Understand the fundamental elements that make up an Access Control System.
  • Fit the principal components of a stand-alone system and networked systems.
  • Connect and program a card, keypad and proximity stand alone system.
  • Effectively connect up, test and fault-find system elements.
  • Be aware of the issues associated with Access Control Systems.
  • Have an awareness of the changing technology and its impact on the industry
  • Learn about the challenges and common issues and how to avoid them

Who Should Attend?

  • Designers and installers of access control systems
  • Security Technicians
  • Electrical Electricians 
  • IT professionals
  • Engineers 

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Introduction about Access Control System
  • Principles of Access Control System
  • Process of Access Control System 
  • Authorization, authentication, accessing, management and auditing
  • The uses and applications
  • Mandatory Access Control (MAC) 
  • Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Discretionary Access Control (DAC)
  • Rule-Based Access Control (RBAC or RB-RBAC)

Day 2

  • Types of physical access control
  • System design specification
  • Record keeping and data security
  • Installation requirements
  • Testing, commissioning and handover
  • Maintenance

Day 3

  • Elements of basic and advanced Access Control System
  • Elements of insecure and secure Access Control System
  • Stages of Access Control: – Identification, Decision and Action
  • Control Components: – Reader, Keypad, Receiver and Lock
  • Magnetic strip, proximity, biometrics, card-free access, readers and tokens

Day 4

  • Locks: Mechanical and electromechanical, mortise and rim release units.
  • Use of timers and timed zones within Access Control Systems
  • Storing information gathered by an Access Control System
  • Cables: Types, uses, and applications, Power Supply Units
  • Standalone, Networked and Computer based systems.

Day 5

  • Potential weakness and vulnerability of poor system design
  • Avoiding common issues that businesses have with Access Control Systems
  • Fault-finding techniques
  • Relevant standards and issues
  • Maintenance of Access Control System
  • Changing technology and keeping updated