South Carolina Electronic Security Association
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Thank you for your interest in the
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.


Thank You Our 2018 Sponsor!




Annual Trade Show and Golf Tournament


October 10-11, 2018
Mt. Pleasant, SC

Save the date for this year's Annual Trade Show and Golf Tournament hosted in Mount Pleasant at the beautiful Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina and Patriots Point Links Golf Course! Join us for this annual event to learn about industry trends, network and share best practices and have fun with local peers! Sign up for a team, or register as an individual member and be teamed with someone new. 

Visit the sponsor trade show and view some of the latest technology, services and resources available in the market.

Click here to view the trade show and golf tournament schedule.

 Click here to register your team for the golf tournament today!

Sponsorships 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. Sponsors may receive associate membership, a golf team for the tournament, attendance to the annual meeting, a trade show table and recognition for your company before, during and after the event.

Click here for the sponsorship packet.

Hotel Accommodations

Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina
20 Patriots Point Road
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

RESERVE YOUR ROOM TODAY! SCESA has booked a block of rooms for October 8-11, 2018 at $139.00 (plus tax) per night. Please call the hotel directly to make your reservations: 888-856-0028. To receive this rate, you must mention you are with the South Carolina Electronic Security Association. Deadline to reserve and receive this group rate is September 21, 2018.

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. 


Upcoming Course:

CAT/NTS Level I 
October 9-11
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The cost for SCESA members $350/person and $550/person for non-members which includes the NTS Level I book, dictionary, and examination.