C.E. Courses by Elite-CEU

Door Hardware Simplified is pleased to align its C.E. training courses with Elite Continuing Education University.

Since 2004 Elite CEU has been specializing in providing education through e-learning platforms to industry professionals in the access control, locksmithing, and the door hardware industry.

Whether you are seeking low cost state CEU’s, certification, or just continuing education for commercial door hardware, Door Hardware Simplified and Elite Continuing Education University offer the exact solution. Visit www.eliteceu.com to get started today!

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The following C.E. Courses have been developed by Lee A. Garver DAHC, FDHI, CAI and made exclusively available from Elite-CEU via the link shown above. These courses are among many other related trade courses, and are approved for continuing education units by various States.

 

Course #1 – Module: Troubleshooting
Description:
Door hardware troubleshooting is a one-hour course designed to help you identify common problems associated with door hardware. An introduction to a troubleshooting sequence will guide you in determining if the problem is associated with the door, frame, or a specific hardware component and offer a correcting solution. Proven techniques to correct common problems will be expanded through helpful hints that you will be able to apply to everyday door and hardware preventive maintenance practices.
Duration: 1 hour

Course #2 – Module: Door Hardware Basics
Description:
This entry level course will review the important elements associated with door hardware. You will learn how to determine the correct hand of the door and discover its importance while installing or servicing those affected components. To better communicate with the hardware manufacture and suppliers this course will review specific terminology associated with the different hardware items and its fasteners. The relationship between door hardware finishes and the base metal will be reviewed to ensure compliance with fire codes, which affects door hardware.
Duration: 1 hour

Course #3 Module: Installing & Servicing Door Closers
Description:
Installing and servicing door closers is a comprehensive course covering a crucial aspect of a door assembly. Learners will be able to identify the different types of door closers including their components, features, and options. The course will cover the different mounting applications of surface mounted door closers and learn how that affects the installation and servicing of them.
Duration 1 hour

Course #4 Module: Installing and Servicing Mortise & cylindrical locks
Description:
Installing and servicing mortise & cylindrical locks is a comprehensive course that has been developed to assist tradesmen in proper installation of commercial mortise and cylindrical locks.
Learners will be able to identify the different components between a mortise and cylindrical Lock and be able to understand its functionality and importance during the installation process. The course will also cover different servicing techniques for each type of lock and helpful hints to properly maintain them for years of service.
Duration 1 hour

Course #5 Module: Installing and Servicing Exit Devices
Description:
Installing and servicing exit devices is a comprehensive course that has been developed to assist tradesmen in proper understanding and installation of commercial exit devices.
Students will be able to identify the difference between exit devices that are rated for UL panic applications and Fire Exit Hardware Devices that are rated for fire rated doors. This course will identify the different components between a rim and service vertical rod type exit devices, and be able to understand their functionality and importance during the installation process. The course will also cover different servicing techniques for each of these types of devices and helpful hints to properly maintain them for years of service.
Duration 1 hour

 

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