Who We Are

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

Visit TMA’s Dynamic Re-designed Learning Center

The newly updated TMA Learning Center (TLC) is now live! Tour the site and see the dynamic, expanded training catalog and training management options.

Catch-up on the Latest Technologies – View Past VPRs

Did you miss one of TMA’s Virtual Product Reviews (VPR)? All are available on-demand 24/7. Check-out the VPR archives and see what you’ve missed!

Looking to stand out? Look at TMA’s IQ program.

TMA’s IQ certification gives installing companies a competitive advantage! Discover how to increase customer satisfaction and lower false alarms.

TMA Welcomes 92nd ECC to its ASAP Service

Learn more about how TMA’s ASAP service is bringing new levels of effectiveness and efficiency to ECCs across the US. Discover why it’s growing!

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 11% of the U.S. population that is protected under the ASAP service.

Attend UL’s Building Innovation Summit, Aug. 31-Sept. 2

UL will host UL’s Building Innovation Summit 2021 on Aug. 31…

The New Dice and Calipsa Present VPR on New Innovations of Interactive Video Monitoring

Register now to attend a TMA Virtual Product Review presented…

Immix presents innovative dispatch solution in next TMA VPR

Register now to attend TMA’s upcoming Virtual Product Review…

New Standards Subcommittee Will Address NFPA 730 and 731

NFPA 730 – Guide for Premises Security and NFPA 731 – Standard…

Legislative News from AICC, July 20th