Locksmith and Security Professionals' Exam Study Guide

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December 15, 2008


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Main description

• Bill Phillips is a renowned security expert and bestselling McGraw-Hill author

• Ten to twenty thousand individuals take security-related exams each year

Table of contents


Ch 1. Lock History

Ch 2. History of Private Security

Ch 3. Securing Doors

Ch 4. Securing Windows

Ch 5. Lock Basics

Ch 6. Pin Tumbler Locks

Ch 7. High-security Locks

Ch 8. Rekeying Locks

Ch 9. Installing Locks

Ch 10. Picking Locks

Ch 11. Impressioning Keys

Ch 12. Bumping Keys

Ch 13. Electromagnetic Locks

Ch 14. Opening Automobile Doors

Ch 15. Safe Basics

Ch 16. Safe Drilling

Ch 17. Safe Manipulation

Ch 18. Selling Safes

Ch 19. Basic Electricity and Electronics

Ch 20. Installing Emergency Exit Devices

Ch 21. Installinig Wireless Alarms

Ch 22. Installing Hardwired Alarms

Ch 23. Fire Protection

Ch 24. Fences

Ch 25. Indoor Lighting

Ch 26. Outdoor Lighting

Ch 27. Closed-circuit Television Systems

Ch 28. Home Fire and Security Checklist

Ch 29. Report Writing

Ch 30. Testifying in Court

Ch 31. Investigations

Ch 32. Computer Security

Ch 33. Terrorism

Ch 34. Retail Security

Ch 35. Security Consulting

Ch 36. Answers to Chapter Quizzes

Ch 37. Tips for Test Taking

Appendix A

Appendix B



Author comments

Bill Phillips is president of the International Association of Home Safety and Security Professionals and author of twelve securityrelated books, including McGraw-Hill's The Complete Book of Locks and Locksmithing, Sixth Edition (0-07-144829-2).

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