Locksmith Training Curriculum

In Penn Foster's Locksmith Training curriculum, you will learn about key making, electronic security, and how to work with several types of locks. Our program also covers the fundamentals of home security, including lessons on access control systems, closed circuit television (CCTV), detections systems, and system management software.

Locksmith & Home Security Technician

Career Diploma

2 months

As low as $59/mo

1-800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM ET)

Locksmith Training Curriculum

  • 19 exams
  • 2 projects
  • 6 courses

Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 2 months
  • Average time = 5 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework. The estimated completion times are based on completion times for learners enrolled in this program from May 2021 - April 2022, excluding withdrawals.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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