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Our locksmith course online

There’s more to locksmithing than meets the eye. In our locksmith course online, you’ll receive the real tools and online lessons to help you respond to emergencies, deal with high-tech systems, and master the key skills needed for a career in locksmithing.

Security is a lucrative business, and locksmiths offer a practical skill to help protect homes and businesses. This course teaches you the tools of the trade in as few as four months.

Locksmithing Online Course Curriculum

Our self-paced Locksmith Program online is designed with job readiness in mind. Your online classes will cover the knowledge and skills that can help you prepare to take your first steps in a new career as a locksmith or start your own locksmithing business. Your courses include:

  • Locks and Key Mastering
  • Fundamentals of Home Security
  • Home Security Wiring
  • CCTV, Recording, and Detection Systems

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What you get

  • Tools: Camlock set, Kwikset cylinder, pinning kit, lock picks, bench vice, solid brass padlock, brass key blanks, and file set
  • Student Portal dashboard for instant access to lessons and support
  • Learning Resource Center online libraries and labs
  • ProQuest® digital access to thousands of sources for research
  • An active online community of fellow students, staff, and grads

Median Pay

Job opportunities

What's the key to getting ahead? Having the right training and practical skills on your resume can have an instant impact on your earning potential. As of May 2021, the U.S. Department of Labor reported an average median pay of locksmiths and safe repairers of $47,810, or $22.98 as an hourly wage**.



Tools of the trade are key to learning and included with tuition.


Do coursework online anytime, anywhere, and fully self-paced.


Our partnerships and online tools are here to help you reach your goals and climb the career ladder.


Frequently asked questions

You may be taking your first steps into higher education. Or you may be considering online study for the first time. Whatever your situation, we're here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have.

Our locksmith training online is designed for students who are serious about starting a professional career. When you earn your locksmith diploma, it will serve as proof of having learned real-world, hands-on skills in our locksmith training. You'll then be ready to seek locksmithing career opportunities and secure your future!

All graduates keep access to their accounts on the Ashworth College Central Network, an online toolkit that provides step-by-step guidance through resume templates, cover letters, thank you letters, and more. As a student, you will interact with the Ashworth College Central Network throughout your lessons to make you comfortable with the tools and prepare you to make a good impression on potential employers once you've graduated!

We allow you up to one year from the date of your enrollment to graduate from our locksmith training online. A self-paced, flexible study schedule is one of the many advantages of pursuing your education at Ashworth College.

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Take our locksmith course online to learn a unique vocation that involves working with your hands. Browse the affordable, flexible, and accredited career programs below to explore other vocations that can boost your employment or small business opportunities.

State requirements

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

Ashworth College has determined that the curriculum does not meet the educational requirements for licensure or certification in the following states: Tennessee and Virginia

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