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

Meeting EB registration discount extended to 3/15!

Don’t miss TMA’s 2023 Mid-Year Meeting, which will be presented virtually. Hear from thought leaders and catch-up on the latest tech trends from any device.

Standards Committee Forming – Active Threat Detection

TMA is seeking individuals to participate in the development of a proposed standard – Monitoring Center Notification of Active Threat Detection (ATN-01).

First CA ECC Goes Live with TMA’s ASAP-to-PSAP Technology

The state of California became the 22nd state in the United States to participate in the ASAP-to-PSAP program. The City of Riverside PD is the 119th ECC to go live.

NY Governor Signs Fair Repair Act; Industry Protected

Amendments to the Act help to prevent the compromise of alarm systems in a way that would endanger customers and the public. NY Gov. Hochul signed the Fair Repair Act.

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 14% of the U.S. population that is protected under the ASAP service.

TMA Past President Sevinor Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

TMA Past President and longtime volunteer leader Ralph Sevinor,…

TMA Mourns the Passing of Daniel Demers

Shared by Patrice De Luca, Consultant It is with great sadness…

Enter the 2023 TMA/SDM Excellence Awards Beginning Dec. 1

Looking for a way to differentiate your company and brand in…

Reduce Wasted Time While Increasing Operational Efficiency

The need for speed When it comes to customer satisfaction…

Town of Leesburg VA Police Department Goes Live with ASAP-to-PSAP

The Town of Leesburg VA Police Department Emergency Communications Center…
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