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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

Training in Development for ANSI/TMA-AVS-01 Implementation

TMA and PPVAR are partnering on the development of online training for TMA’s latest ANSI-accredited standard. Look for upcoming release announcements.

Scholarship Honoring Fiore Now Open for Application

TMA will present the first Louis T. Fiore Electronic Communications Scholarship at the 2023 Annual Meeting. Learn more about the award and pass it along!

Download the NEW ANSI/TMA-AVS-01 White Paper

Still have questions about TMA’s latest ANSI standard – AVS-01? Just released, a White Paper explores the implementation of the new standard.

Take Your Success to New Heights with TMA Programs

Did you know that TMA offers four unique programs designed to give your company a competitive edge in today’s crowded marketplace?

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.

Top Tips: Winning Strategies For Software Patents in an Open Source Environment

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Verkada Partners With Convergint to Deliver Smarter, More Secure Buildings

Cloud-based enterprise building security and managed services…

NAPCO Adds New National Trainer, Tim Cahoon

NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc. is happy to introduce the addition…
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