Training: Genetec


Register For Genetec Training

Genetec offer training sessions for new and existing customers. To book your training session with Genetec via GSA, please complete the following form and return to GSA. Upon receiving your form, a GSA representative will contact you to discuss the availability and cost of your requested course. Positions are limited in each class and availability of sessions will be discussed with you once an application has been submitted.

Download application form

Bookings must be made 1 month in advance. Please specify your preferred date and we will confirm the allocation of your session once Genetec have confirmed event registration.

*Minimum computer requirements:




  • Intel Core i5 processor (i7 recommended)
  • 2 GB of RAM
  • 80 GB hard drive for OS and Security Center applications
  • 256 MB PCI-Express x16 video card
  • 1280 x 1024 or higher screen resolution
  • 100/1000 Mbps Ethernet Network
  • Ethernet Network Adapter/Dongle if your laptop does not have an ethernet port
  • Microsoft® Windows 10 Pro/Enterprise
  • Microsoft® Windows 8/8.1 Pro/Enterprise
  • Microsoft® Windows 7 Pro/ Enterprise/Ultimate SP1

Optional :

  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 SP2/R2
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012 & 2012 R2
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2016
  • Microsoft® Windows Server® 2019

If you’re planning on running Virtualization, please contact us.


Admin rights are required to install our software. 

If you do not have admin rights, please make sure you have permission to run remote desktop as well as modify firewall rules (enable/disable)


Genetec Student Prerequisite checklist:

 Familiarity with Windows OS

  • Working with Task Manager
  • Working with Windows services
  • Familiarity with installing/uninstalling applications
  • Understanding of windows user accounts (local users, administrators, domain accounts)
DB and Storage Basics
  • What is a database?
  • What it a database server?
  • Familiarity with SQL databases (MS SQL Express, Standard or Enterprise)

Storage basics

  • Internal storage / external storage
  • What is a SAN? What is a NAS?
  • What is RAID?
  • Understanding of IP addresses, subnets, ports
  • What is TCP vs. UDP?
  • How to set a static / DHCP IP address in Windows.
  • Working with command line IP tools (e.g. ping, tracert, ipconfig)
  • (Recommended: CompTIA Network+, or equivalent

To make sure your IT skills meet our requirements, we invite you to take the following quiz prior to registering: IT Skills Quiz