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VESDA Training Now Available

Customers worldwide rely on VESDA when business continuity is imperative, environments are challenging, and time is required to ensure safe and orderly evacuation.

Edwards is proud to offer our Strategic Partners a two-day VESDA certification course. 


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New Post Course Resources Available Now!

Congratulations you are Certified. Now What?

Training Resources are a new feature available for those who are currently certified. Once you have completed your eLearning and Instructor-Led blended learning course you will automatically be given access to additional online training resources. The tips and tricks available in Training Resources reinforce classroom knowledge and provide instructional how-to’s.

The first rollout of our Post Course Resources is targeted for those who are EST4 Certified. For those who have already been EST4 certified you have been given access to the EST4 Training Resources and can access the content at https://learning.edwardsfire.com/. Just login and look for EST4 Resources course to access the content. Training Resources content is constantly developing so visit often to find the most up-to-date post certification resources.

The Future is Here! EST4 Certification

Registration for our Elite, Strategic and National Partners now available

Instructor-Led and eLearning

  • Backwards compatibility with EST3
  • Network, audio, and telephone data share a single twisted pair or single fiber strand
  • Advanced Upload/download Protocol
  • Firewalls meet the latest Advanced Encryption Standards
Course Details


FireWorks NetWork


FireWorks UL6 computers may be configured for nonredundant or redundant applications.

A redundant FireWorks application provides a fully automatic fail-over from Primary Server to Backup Server with no loss of signal.

Course Details
FireWorks NetWork

Wireless Service Application


Validate field devices. Audit system configuration. Test network integrity... all single handedly. Wireless Service Applications from EDWARDS are ingenious protocols that take system diagnostics out to the field. A single technician tests system operation and immediately views the results on a Windows 10 tablet running FireWorks. Complex programming can be verified, logged, and documented on the fly.

Course Details
Wireless Service Application

EST3 System

Blended Learning (Instructor-led & eLearning certification course)

Ensure your facility meets the requirements of the 2016 edition of NFPA72© for Inspection, Testing and Service Personnel. The certification is comprised of the EST3 Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance Instructor-led course and the EST3 Series Introduction eLearning course. The Instructor-led course is offered at our Bradenton, Florida campus or onsite at a customer facility (minimum number of participants required).

Course Details
EST3 System

IP Dialer


This eLearning class discusses the hardware, installation, programming, and configuration of the IP Dialer into life safety systems.

Current EST3 and VM-1 students automatically receive IP Dialer certification.

Certified EST3 technicians prior to 4/26/2016Click Here.

Certified VM-1 technicians prior to 4/26/2016Click Here.

Fire Alarm Systems


A conceptual and practical introduction for technicians and end users. The basics of the fire science, electrical circuits and wiring components of a fire alarm system, and regulatory codes and standards is presented.

Course Details
Fire Alarm Systems

Kidde FX-64 and FX-1000

Instructor-Led and eLearning

The Kidde FX-64 and FX-1000 course is available as an eLearning or Instructor-Led course. Both course types include panel overview, installation, operation and programming. A certificate is available for either course when requirements are met.

Course Details
Kidde FX-64 and FX-1000

Edwards Learning Center Website Accessibility

  • No login is required to view course availability, course descriptions or the content of guest access courses on this website.
  • Credentials are supplied upon registration and are only required to access currently registered certified courses.
  • My-Eddie pin and passwords are not usable on this website.

To optimize your experience please be certain your PC meets these minimum requirements:

  • Windows® 8.1 (32-bit)
  • Windows® 8.1 (64-bit)
  • Windows® 10 (32-bit}
  • Windows® 10 (64-bit)
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 9+
  • Microsoft® JVM™ or Sun JRE™

To register for a course:

  1. Locate desired course, date and location of course.
  2. Click REGISTRATION FORM link (provided on course page) to download form.
  3. Fill out form and email to [email protected] along with a copy of the P.O.

Allow 3 days for processing. Please do not book travel until you have received a class confirmation.


Contact us at [email protected] for enrollment requests or if you experience difficulties

Bradenton Campus
8985 Town Center Parkway • Bradenton, FL 34202

Scottsdale Campus
6900 E. Camelback Road, Suite 220 • Scottsdale, AZ 85251



EST3 Series Certification
Start Date Location Seats
6/28/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
7/12/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
7/26/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
7/26/2021 Scottsdale, Arizona Full
8/2/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
8/9/2021 Scottsdale, Arizona Full
8/16/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
8/30/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
EST4 Certification Course
Start Date Location Seats
6/28/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
7/12/2021 Scottsdale, Arizona Full
7/19/2021 Scottsdale, Arizona Full
7/19/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
7/26/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
8/2/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
8/16/2021 Scottsdale, Arizona Full
FireWorks Certification
Start Date Location Seats
8/16/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
Impactful Virtual Selling - Imparta Webinar
Start Date Location Seats
7/27/2021 Webinar Only, Florida 15
Kidde FireWorks Certification
Start Date Location Seats
8/4/2021 Bradenton, Florida 2
VESDA Certification
Start Date Location Seats
7/7/2021 Webinar Only, Florida Full
7/28/2021 Webinar Only, Florida Full
8/17/2021 Webinar Only, Florida Full
VM-1 Certification
Start Date Location Seats
7/20/2021 Bradenton, Florida Full
8/31/2021 Bradenton, Florida 6
VM Certification LATAM
Start Date Location Seats
7/6/2021 Sao Paulo, Brazil 4
EST3 Series Certification for LATAM
Start Date Location Seats
6/28/2021 Bogota D.C., Colombia 3
8/30/2021 Bogota D.C., Colombia 6
10/11/2021 Bogota D.C., Colombia 6
11/8/2021 Bogota D.C., Colombia 6
12/13/2021 Bogota D.C., Colombia 6
7/26/2021 Mexico City, Mexico 6
8/23/2021 Mexico City, Mexico 6
9/20/2021 Mexico City, Mexico 6
10/25/2021 Mexico City, Mexico 6
11/22/2021 Mexico City, Mexico 6