Locksmith Courses

Here at Central Building & Welding Academy we offer a range of Locksmith training courses for people either looking to learn a new add on trade, such as for maintenance teams, handyman and landlords to gain entry etc and we also offer a five day intensive course for people looking to make a lucrative career from the industry.

With years of experience in the industry and a purpose built facility in our training academy, we have set up these courses to teach you the skills that will be needed on a daily basis as a locksmith.   After completing our five days of hands-on training you will have the skills and knowledge to tackle any lock and have the confidence to start your new journey as a locksmith.   The industry is very lucrative and is inexpensive to get set up with all of the tools and equipment needed.  Upon completion of our courses we will give you contact details and help you set up a trade account and also give you contacts for potential job opportunities along with business start-up advice to give you the start you need.

from £995

5 Day Locksmith Course

Day 1

  • Introduction
  • Course structure and information
  • How locks work
  • Keying alike mortice locks
  • Rim/Yale lock opening
  • Digital locks code change and opening
  • Glued locks

Day 2

  • Cylinder snapping
  • Cylinder lock pulling
  • Cylinder lock drilling
  • Upvc door adjustment
  • Failed mechanism opening
  • Identifying door mechanisms and handles

Day 3

  • Cylinder lock picking
  • Mortice lock identification
  • Mortice lock picking 2-3 lever
  • Lock fitting

Day 4

  • British standard mortice lock picking
  • British standard mortice lock drilling
  • Padlock opening
  • British standard cylinder picking

Day 5

  • British standards of locks and when to use them
  • Boarding windows and doors
  • Business start up advice and contacts
  • Insurances
  • Start up stock list
  • Start up tools list
  • Recap on picking techniques
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from £695

3 Day Locksmith Course

Day 1

  • Introduction
  • Course structure and information
  • How locks work
  • Keying alike mortice locks
  • Rim/Yale lock opening
  • Digital locks code change and opening
  • Glued locks

Day 2

  • Cylinder snapping
  • Cylinder lock pulling
  • Cylinder lock drilling
  • Upvc door adjustment
  • Failed mechanism opening
  • Identifying door mechanisms and handle

 

Day 3

  • Cylinder lock picking
  • Mortice lock identification
  • Mortice lock picking 2-3 lever
  • British standard mortice lock picking and drilling
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from £295

1 Day Locksmith Courses (2 course options)

1 Day Opening Course £295

  • Cylinder snapping
  • Cylinder drilling
  • Cylinder pulling
  • Cylinder picking
  • Mortice lock picking
  • Rim/yale lock bypass

OR

1 Day Lock Fitting Course £295

  • Fitting cylinder locks
  • Fitting nightlatches/ yale locks
  • Fitting mortice locks
  • Replace upvc mechanisms and gearboxes
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