Training

Brooks offers a comprehensive range of training on our fire systems and products suited for testers, service technicians and installers depending on your requirements and expertise.

Complete the form below to register your interest in attending one of our training programs.

 

COURSE OVERVIEW:

LM-200 testing and maintenance is for those new to the Brooks FireTracker FT1020/G3 addressable panels or for those who are regularly performing the required standards maintenance and/or defect and alarm response. All installers, testers and service technicians will find this most useful as the course covers all aspects of panel functionality, fault-finding and basic programming.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

On completion of the training, the trainee will be proficient in:

  • Identification of the FT1020/G3
  • Clarification of the path to Australian Standards
  • Understanding FireTracker FT1020/G3 terminology
  • Operation of the FT1020/G3 controls and keypad
  • Demonstration of detector settings and their use in minimising false alarms
  • Utilisation of the access levels and navigation of all menus
  • Fulfilling the maintenance requirements of the Standards
  • Reading and comprehending the FT1020/G3 fault messages

PREREQUISITES:

  • Understanding of fire systems

INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS:

This course is delivered in a group environment, Powerpoint presentation and practical demonstration. Students will have access to an FT1020/G3 panel and field devices during the practical exercises.

TRAINING DURATION:

Half day: 8.30am – 11.30am or 1pm - 4pm (includes morning / afternoon tea)

 

COURSE OVERVIEW:

LM-250 hardware and software training is for those new to the Brooks FireTracker FT1020/G3 addressable panels or for those who want to increase their knowledge and capacity in working with the system. The course is designed so that at the completion, the technician will be able to pre-design, install, program and commission a basic system in the most effective way.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

On completion of the training, the trainee will be proficient in:

  • Identification of the FT1020/G3
  • Understanding FireTracker FT1020/G3 components
  • Identification and installation of expansion boards
  • Definition and installation of Panasonic Addressable Devices
  • Understanding FT1020/G3 loop principles and performing panel commissioning
  • Demonstration of detector settings and their use in minimising false alarms
  • Understanding FT1020/G3 controls
  • Understanding EBLWIN software principles
  • Utilisation of the PC software suite for the creation of the SSD file, fault finding and loop diagnostics
  • Understanding firmware upgrade progression and versions

PREREQUISITES:

  • Understanding of fire systems
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Laptop or Windows tablet with Type A USB port

INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS:

This course is delivered in a group environment, Powerpoint presentation and practical demonstration. Students will have access to an FT1020/G3 panel and field devices during the practical exercises. All students will be provided with laptop software on a USB.

Field connection cable (printer cable) and USB dongle can be provided upon request at an additional charge.

TRAINING DURATION:

Full day: 8.30am – 4pm (includes morning and afternoon tea, lunch/refreshments)