South Carolina Electronic Security Association
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South Carolina Electronic Security Association.

The South Carolina Electronic Security Association, a non-profit 501(c) 6 trade association, represents, promotes and enhances the growth and professional development of the electronic life safety, security, and integrated systems industry. The SCESA brings together key individuals from top companies representing five industry components - sales, manufacturing, installation, service, and monitoring. 

Since 1983, SCESA has represented the most respected providers of fire, burglar and security related systems. SCESA is committed to the success of all its members and to the increase of professionalism in the security field. Through networking, training, seminars and up-to-date industry standards, we seek to raise the bar for the entire group.

Your SCESA Board continues to work diligently on the legislative front as we push for laws and regulations that benefit our members, the alarm industry and the consumer of our state. Our efforts include defending against burdensome regulation and legislation that could be detrimental to us and the industry.



September 25-26, 2019
Myrtle Beach, SC


The SCESA Trade Show & Golf Tournament is heading back to Myrtle Beach! Mark your calendars for September 25-26, 2019! 

Register your team today! Click here for the registration form.

Sponsorship opportunities are now available! 
Become a Silver, Gold or Platinum level sponsor and gain exposure to dealers in South Carolina. Benefits vary based on your level of sponsorship. Click here for more information on our sponsorship levels and to register!


Training Class Registration

The Certified Alarm Technician Level 1 Course is a 22-hour course required for licensure in South Carolina. This 22-hour course provides the knowledge necessary to perform entry level responsibilities within the many facets of the electronic life safety and security industry.This fundamental and essential course is required by dozens of states, local licensing authorities and regulators as a prerequisite for performing security integration work. 

Click here to download a PDF registration form, or use the links below. 

June 12-14, 2019  |  Columbia, SC
August 14-16, 2019  |  Charleston, SC
October 9-11, 2019  |  Myrtle Beach, SC
December 11-13, 2019  |  Columbia, SC


Upcoming Course:

CAT/NTS Level 1 
June 12-14, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The cost for this class is $350/person (members) and $550/person (non-members) and the cost includes the NTS Level I book and examination.

*Please note, a minimum of 5 registrations must be received by the SCESA by the registration deadline date to host each class. Please contact the SCESA to confirm class dates and times.