Course Outline for the ICPAM Online Course
Module 1- Overview of Access Control:
Explains the basics of access control. Reviewing such items as door locks, readers, and controllers. It further explains how these items, along with the ICPAM software, work together to create a system of access control.
Module 2- Hardware and Server:
A review of the controllers and input/output devices, and how they are connected to the ICPAM server. A brief introduction to the ICPAM software is also covered.
Module3- Software Overview:
A general review of the ICPAM software, including how hardware is attached and recognized by ICPAM as well as how to interpret Events and Alarms.
Module 4- Events and Alarms:
Events and Alarms are covered in-depth. A review of the Reports available in ICPAM is also covered.
Module 5- Schedules and Credentials:
A general review on the creation of schedules, policies, and credentials.
Module 6- Privileges and Permissions:
Reviews assigning roles or “polices” in ICPAM. Differences in Administrator and Operator roles is also covered.
Module 7- Hints and Ideas:
A collections of tips related to ICPAM and its functions.
Module8- ICPAM Installation:
An in-depth review on how to install ICPAM. Included are ICPAM requirements, VMware, network settings, and configuring the server and software to recognize controllers.
Module9- ICPAM Enrollment:
A thorough review of all the steps required to set up ICPAM for the enrollment process.
Items covered include: Creating Schedules and Access Policies, Credential Templates (including the creation of “virtual” credential templates), creating New Users, and Assigning Credentials.