Install and service all types of electronic security systems like the pros do (or should)! Whether you're a security professional who needs to know the latest technologies, or a homeowner who wants to make smart, money-saving decisions to protect your home and family, "The Complete Book of Electronic Security" tells you what you need to know. Bill Phillips, a world renowned security expert, has written the most comprehensive and practical guidebook available on installing, buying, selling, and troubleshooting electronic security systems.You'll find step-by-step, crystal-clear installation instructions for: intruder and fire alarm systems; access control systems; home automation systems; closed-circuit TV; and, more. Bill uses over 200 photos, drawings, and "at-a-glance tips" to make the material easy to understand. For the most complete coverage possible, he also includes: contributions from over a dozen of the world's leading security experts; practical job-finding and career-building tips; a sample certification test used in the United States and Canada Advice on starting and running an electronic security business; and, a comprehensive glossary and lists of manufacturers, suppliers, and associations. "The Complete Book of Electronic Security" contains a wealth of practical information for security officers, alarm system installers, security consultants, building contractors, locksmiths, and homeowners. It is written by a top security expert who knows what you would ask, and gives direct, easy-to-understand answers!