security alarm technician


Security alarm technicians install and maintain security alarm systems to protect against hazards such as fire and burglary. They install sensors and control systems and connect them to power and telecommunication lines if required. Security alarm technicians explain usage of the installed systems to the prospective users.

Alternative label

  • fire alarm technician

  • burglar alarm installer

  • intruder alarm installer

  • security systems technician

  • security alarm fitter

  • intruder alarm technician

  • burglar alarm technician

  • electronic security systems installer

  • fire alarm installer

  • security alarm engineer

  • security alarm installer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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