ASIS International (ASIS) is the largest organization for security professionals, with more than 36,000 members worldwide. Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests, such as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, as well as specific security topics. ASIS also advocates the role and value of the security management profession to business, the media, governmental entities, and the public. By providing members and the security community with access to a full range of programs and services, and by publishing the industry's number one magazine - Security Management - ASIS leads the way for advanced and improved security performance. With affiliation based on individual membership, Unlimited Technology’s owners and sales staff are active members of this prestigious organization.
The Pennsylvania Burglar and Fire Alarm Association was incorporated in 1979 for the purpose of promoting the use of electronic security systems by reputable businesses. The PBFAA only accepts applicants who are fully insured, have measurable experience and are able to undergo a rigorous 2 month investigation. It holds its members to strict standards ensuring those using the association for a vendor source are dealing with a quality organization. The association also offers ongoing training and meetings to further educate its members in the area of sales, legal issues, technical information and business ideas.
The National burglar and Fire Alarm Association is the largest professional trade association in the US promoting electronic safety, security and systems integration. For nearly 60 years, the National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA) has supported the changing needs of its members, the industry and the nation. A non-profit 501(c) 6 trade association, the NBFAA has evolved into the largest professional trade association in the United States with the purpose of representing, promoting and enhancing the growth and professional development of the electronic life safety, security, and integrated systems industry. In cooperation with a federation of state associations, NBFAA provides government advocacy and delivers timely information, professional development tools, products and services that members use to grow and prosper their businesses.
Associated Locksmiths of America is an association for security professionals who adhere to the highest level of integrity in the areas of installation and service for customers. Strict policies and code of ethics are expected to be upheld by its members at all times. ALOA is a valuable source for its members in the area of current legislation and industry trends.
The oldest and largest international correctional association in the world, the ACA (American Corrections Association) is dedicated to excellence in the profession. As the authority in the field, this association oversees accreditations and sets industry standards while offering networking and learning opportunities. UTI remains current in its affiliation with this organization and takes advantage of the networking to remain current in all areas of correctional security.
PSA Security Network (www.psasecurity.com), a recognized standard of quality and experience, is the world’s largest electronic security cooperative representing systems integrators. Members specialize in the design, installation, integration, and maintenance of access control, video surveillance, intrusion detection, fire, and life safety systems. Responsible for over $1.4 billion annually in security, fire, and life safety installations, members combine the purchasing power and resources of the largest vendors with the strengths and personal attention to detail of locally-owned companies. These leading security systems integrators have access to the latest security products, best practices, and other resources necessary to develop cost-effective security solutions.
The National Fire Protection Association is a dedicated advocate of consensus codes, standards, research, training and education. Established as a international non-profit organization in 1896, their mission is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life. They serve as a an authoritative source on public safety, NFPA develops, publishes, and disseminates more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks. At UTI it is important that we understand and uphold fire and safety codes. As an active member of the NFPA we are armed with the knowledge to guide you within fire safety regulations.