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  1. What Are the 3 Types of Access Control?

    Access Control Types

    The use of access control technologies can help to identify who has the privilege and responsibility for performing specific jobs. It authenticates them, then grants only that person keys or terminals they need - nothing more than what's necessary at any given time. There are three types of access control technologies that are commonly used in businesses and other organizations to manage access to facilities and resources. These technologies include Discretionary Access Control (DAC), Managed Access Control (MAC), and Role-Based Access Control (RBAC).

    Here are the 3 types of Access Control:

    1. Discretionary Access Control (DAC)
    Discretionary Access Control, or DAC, is a type of access control system that gives a business owner the ability to grant access privileges to other users on a given system. This access can be controlled at both a per-user and per-object level, which makes DAC a very effective method for ensuring only authorized users have access to sensitive information. When planning access control installation, it is important to consider several key access control best practices that can help ensure effective implementation of DAC. These include developing access control policies that are aligned with corporate objectives and employing an access control matrix to track access authorizations throughout the organization.

    There are drawbacks to discretionary access control due to the fact that it gives the end-user total control over security level settings for other users and permissions given. These permissions are inherited into programs they use which could potentially lead

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  2. Improve your profitability - Get your technicians trained!

    Technician Training

    Having an access control certification can provide many benefits for businesses and individuals. For businesses, it can help increase productivity and reduce costs. For individuals, it keeps them up to date with the latest information and technologies and it gives them more opportunities for advancement.


    Technicians are the backbone of a security company that provides installations. They are the ones who keep the business running smoothly by making sure that your customers’ systems are installed and repaired properly. That’s why it’s important to ensure that your technicians are properly trained.


    The benefits of training your technicians are numerous. It ensures that they have the skills they need to do their job properly. This can help to avoid costly mistakes and ensure that your customers’ access control systems are installed, configured or repaired correctly the first time. It can also help to improve efficiency in your company, which can lead to lower labor costs and increased profits.


    In addition, training helps to keep your technicians up-to-date on the latest technologies. This can help them stay ahead of the curve and give your business an edge over the competition. It can also help you attract new customers who are looking for a security company that employs technicians who are knowledgeable about the latest technologies.


    When it comes to the care and maintenance of your customer's access control systems, you want to be sure that you're leaving it in the hands of qualified professionals. That's why it's important to make sure that your technicians are properly trained. When your technicians are properly trained, they're able to provide you with the best possible service

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  3. Learn How To Manage Security Projects, Avoid Common Pitfalls And Get The Job Done Right

    Frontline Project Management

    Are you looking to increase the success of your projects? Do you want to learn how to avoid common pitfalls and get the job done right? According to the Project Manage­ment Institute (PMI), organizations with a project-focused culture increase their project success factor by 20% on average. According to PMI, "high-performing organizations" achieve goals 2.5 times more often and waste 13 times less money than "low-performing companies." As a result, effective project management ensures that the goals of projects are inextricably linked to the organization's strategic objectives.

    This article covers 10 steps to a Successful Project: How to Make Sure Yours is A Success Story!

    Failing To Plan Is Planning To Fail!

    Think about it - how many times have you seen a construction project go wrong because the contractor didn't plan properly? Probably more times than you can count. But it doesn't have to be that way. By taking the time to plan your project properly, you can avoid many of the common pitfalls that lead to disaster.

    So what does proper planning entail? Here are a few key elements:

    • Define the scope of work. This may seem like a no-brainer, but you would be surprised how many projects go awry because the scope of work was not properly defined from the outset. Take the time to sit down with the client and go over every aspect of the project in detail. What is the client hoping to achieve? What are their budget constraints? What is the timeline for completion? By getting all of this information upfront, you can avoid costly
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  4. 5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Continuing Education Experience

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    It's no secret that continuing education is important for professional development and keeping your skills sharp and up to date. But it can be difficult to know how to get the most out of your continuing education experience. Here are five tips to help you make the most of your time taking CE Courses.

    1. Get to know your others in the profession

    Getting to know others who are also continuing their education is a great way to make the most of your continuing education experience. For example, more than 380,000 students have completed security-industry-related training at securityceu.com. By forming friendships and working together, you can create a support network that can help you succeed in your classes. Here are a few tips for getting to know others in the profession:

    • Introduce yourself on LinkedIn.
    • Join a study group.
    • Attend security industry events and activities.
    • Get involved in relevant extracurricular activities.
    • Don’t be afraid to ask for help.

    2. Pay attention in class

    The security industry can be unforgiving and it is easy to get left behind. You are solely responsible for your professional development. One of the most important things you can do to make the most of your continuing education experience i

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