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3 Day Locksmith Training Course

Our 3 day locksmiths training course is an intensive one on one course for those completely new to the locksmith industry and wish to start a new business trading as a locksmith.
Features of this locksmith course,

  • One on One training
  • Focus on non destructive entry techniques
  • Huge range of locks covered including mortice locks, Mul-t-locks and Euro Cylinders
  • Large section on uPVC mechanisms
  • Free membership of the Toplocksmiths Association
  • Business and Advertising Advice
  • Ongoing Help and Support

This course is the ideal starting point for an individual who wants to begin trading as a locksmith but has little or no experience in locksmith work and joinery/handyman type skills in general. We introduce you to a wide variety of specialist locksmith tools and show you how to gain entry to a wide variety of locks, how to identify and deal with common issues and faults along with lock fitting, how much to charge for particular jobs and everything else you need to know to get started.

Summary of the 3 day locksmith training course,

  • Nightlatch Opening / Fitting
  • How various types of locks operate
  • Stripping / Assembling locks
  • Picking Rim Cylinders
  • Picking Euro Cylinders
  • Picking Euro Cylinders
  • Using a wide variety of specialist locksmith tools
  • Picking 3/5 lever Mortice Locks
  • Picking 5 Lever BS Locks
  • Fitting various locks
  • Opening CAM locks
  • Opening garage door locks
  • Opening padlocks
  • Window locks
  • uPVC door opening
  • Multipoint Mechanisms
  • Curtain Picks
  • Specialist Padlock Picking
  • Adams Rite Picking
  • Mul-T-Lock Picking
  • Rim locks
  • uPVC Windows
  • Digital Locks
  • Basic Safes
  • Medium Safes
  • Role Playing specific job types
  • Free tea/coffee and other refreshments
  • Free lunchs
  • Lists of subcontract companies
  • 24/7 Helpline access once you have completed course
  • Free Entry to the Toplocksmiths Association
  • Lists of stock and tool suppliers

Duration and Course Dates

The 3 Day locksmith course runs on a Monday through to the Wednesday ever week. We start at 0900 and usually finish about 1700 although you are more than welcome to stay as long as required to make sure you understand everything and feel comfortable with the techniques.

Please see our book a course page for exact dates and availability.

For further information please download the 3 day locksmith course brochure.

This course is run every week on a Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

The cost is £950 and includes free membership to the Toplocksmiths Association for life.



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