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Advanced Course: High Security Cylinder Opening: 31st Oct 2020


Cost: Member Price: £295 | Non-Member Price: £395

Location: Master Locksmiths Association, 1 Prospect Park, Valley Drive, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 1TF

Who Should Attend

Experienced locksmiths wishing to tackle the ever growing market of high security cylinders, standard fitting to new builds and new door installations by manufacturers.

What You Will Learn

  • Lock identification
  • Terminology of lock parts
  • Components and the make up of cylinders
  • Drill protection
  • Snap protection
  • Side bars
  • Locking cams
  • Security handles
  • and more!

After The Course

Improving picking ability and how to overcome the security measures built into a high security cylinder.

Attendees will also gain the confidence and knowledge should they have to drill the lock in failure scenarios or cylinders that have been attacked prior.

Upon completion, attendees should feel confident to take on work they would possibly pass on or walk away from previously for not wanting to cause unnecessary damage to doors and frames

Tools Required

  • Single pin dimple picks
  • Dedicated 2in1 type picks
  • Drill

Tools Provided & Utilised For Demo Purposes

  • Hardplate drill bits 4mm-6mm
  • Die grinder and burrs

The attendees may bring further materials at their own discretion i.e Ultion, ABS, Garrison,
Mul-t-lock, Yale superior/platinum etc 1*& 3* cylinders to tackle via:

  • Picking
  • Bypassing
  • Drilling in a professional manner

For more dates see our course date calendar, or for a list of every course run see our training course page.

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