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The Monitoring Association (TMA) is the trade association that represents companies who install, service, and monitor security systems for commercial, government, and residential markets, in addition to manufacturers and industry service providers

TMA Featured News

Comment Period Open for TMA-AVS-01 Revisions

A 30-day public comment period for the ANSI/TMA-AVS-01 Standard is now open and closes June 9, 2024. Review and comment on latest revisions.

TMA Leaders Discuss AVS-01 with SSN Editor in Chief

View interview with TMA President Steve Butkovich and Standards Committee Chair Morgan Hertel on the topic of TMA-AVS-01 and more.

Preview NEW AVS-01 Monitoring Center Operator Training

Preview TMA’s NEW operator training for TMA-AVS-01 Standard. It is the first of three online educational modules that will be released in the coming weeks.

ASAP-to-PSAP Reaches 143 Active ECCs in US

The life-saving service now protects 53M – more than 15% of the population. Increase the accuracy and efficiency of your alarm communication.

TMA Programs

The ASAP Service

Save time and improve accuracy of emergency signals with the ASAP Service

ASAP is designed to increase the efficiency and reliability of signals from monitoring centers to ECCs.

Five Diamond

Give your business a unique advantage in today’s competitive market

The Five Diamond designation is granted annually to monitoring centers that demonstrate TMA’s five points of excellence.


Apply for FirstNet services today for your alarm communications

FirstNet is the nationwide public-safety wireless broadband network platform, built and deployed through a first‐of‐its‐kind public‐private partnership.


Build a positive revenue stream and drive-up customer satisfaction

The IQ Program is the only quality control program for installations, monitoring, maintenance and service of electronic safety systems.

That’s over 15% of the U.S. population that is protected under the ASAP service.

Elite Interactive Solutions Announces the Launch of its New Website

Elite Interactive Solutions announces the launching of its new…

Johnson Controls appoints IBM veteran as new CMO

Johnson Controls announced it has appointed Chris Bontempo…

Dr. Clary to Receive Prestigious Moody Award

Shane M. Clary Vice President, Codes and Standards Compliance…

Per Mar Security Services Ranked #16 in SDM’s Top 100

Per Mar Security Services, a leading provider of total security…
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