Leviton Security & Automation (Formally HAI, ClickOn and Bitwise) Home Automation Training in South Africa - 2017 / 2018 Schedule


Parallel Systems regularly offer Leviton Security and Automation Training in Johannesburg, South Africa for Systems Integrators and Installers in Sub-Saharan Africa. The Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation Combination Course is most popular and we offer this course on a bi-monthly basis.

The majority of the courses contain both theory and practical hands on training to acheive meaningful results. Kindly note that places are limited and early booking with payment is essential to avoid disappointment.

Automation companies that require specific training may contact us to discuss their training requirments (Minimum number of candidates).

Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation Combination Course (5 Day Course)

The Five day course is aimed at accelerated training for experienced system integrators as well anyone who would like to "fast track" themselves into the home automation field. Home automation consists of a number of different systems acting as one integrated system and this course offers the quickest way to understanding the different systems. The successful completion of a project requires proper planning and drawings which is an integral part of this course.

Attendees that travel long distances (Sub-Saharan Countries) will benefit from the compacted training dates as they will not require multiple trips to achieve the same results.

Previous attendees which include System Integrators, Installers, Property Developers, Architects, Electrical / Electronic Engineers, Electricians, Instrumentation Technicians, Audio and Video System Installers, DSTV Installers, students and other folks who want to get into the home automation business have all reported that they were delighted with the quality, professional and knowledge that they obtained from the course.

Our Trained and Registered Automation Companies use this course as the standard introductory training of their new staff.

Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation Combination Course Dates (5 Day Course)

Course Times 08:00 to 17:00 Daily

  • 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th & 17th February 2017 (Johannesburg,RSA) - No Places Available
  • 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th & 31st March 2017 (Johannesburg,RSA) - No Places Available
  • 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th & 9th June 2017 (Johannesburg,RSA) - No Places Available
  • 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th & 18th August 2017 (Johannesburg,RSA) - Course Successfully Run
  • 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th & 20th October 2017 (Johannesburg,RSA) - Places Available

  • 2018

  • 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th & 16th February 2018 (Johannesburg,RSA) - Places Available
  • 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th & 16th March 2018 (Johannesburg,RSA) - Places Available
  • 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th & 18th May 2018 (Johannesburg,RSA) - Places Available
  • 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th & 27th July 2018 (Johannesburg,RSA) - Places Available
  • 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th & 14th September 2018 (Johannesburg,RSA) - Places Available
  • 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th & 9th November 2018 (Johannesburg,RSA) - Places Available

This Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation course includes the following:-

  • Leviton Security and Automation 101 (Introduction to Leviton products and how they fit in to the complete system)
  • Leviton Security and Automation PC Access Programming 101 with practical programming of panels
  • Leviton HiFi2 101 including Voice Board Connections Leviton Dock Setups and PC Programming.
  • Practical UTP Cat5e Cable Termination (A & B) and Correct Testing of Cable
  • Introduction to PC Networks
  • Introduction to Intruder Detection and Fire Detection Sensors
  • How to plan the positioning of the Home Automation Equipment, detectors and Sensors
  • Introduction to Drawings and Symbols
  • Introduction to Omnitouch Pro, Automation Studio Programming and Leviton Bitwise Programming
  • Leviton Security and Automation OmniBus 101 (Components, Configuration, Addressing and Programming)
  • Introduction to costing a Home Automation Job.Spreadsheets and Quotations (For Company Owners)
  • Lunches and Tea/Coffee Snacks, etc
  • Leviton PC Access Programming Software.
  • Leviton OmniBus Programming Software.
  • Leviton HiFi 2 Programming Software
  • Course Material, Price Lists, etc and as with all our courses homework isn't optional

Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation - Automation 101 Course (1 Day Course)

This One day course is aimed at Sales and Technical Staff who would like to have an in depth knowledge of the full range of Leviton Security and Automation products and how they fit into a total expandable solution

Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation - Automation 101 Course Dates (1 Day Course)

Course Times 08:00 to 17:00

  • 8th November 2016 - Completed
  • 2nd May 2017 - Completed
  • 4th July 2017 - Completed
  • 5th September 2017 - Completed
  • 7th November 2017 - Place Available

Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation OmniBus 101 Course (1 Day Course)

This One day course is aimed at Technical Staff and includes Product Knowledge of the full range including device parameters, best practices and complete BUS programming of the system

Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation OmniBus 101 Course Dates (1 Day Course)

Course Times 08:00 to 17:00

  • 15th November 2016 - Completed
  • 9nd May 2017 - Completed
  • 11th July 2017 - Completed
  • 12th September 2017 - Completed
  • 14th November 2017 - Place Available
  • Leviton Security and Automation PC Access 101 Course (1 Day Course)

    This One day course is aimed at Technical Staff and provides in-depth training of the setting up of a Leviton Security and Automation Controller using the PC Access Software programme including the full setup, explanation and population of the various parameters, as well as a good introduction of practical programming.

    You will be able to setup a controller and put together programs of desired automation events e.g. When a client enters a room and the passive intruder detector triggers then switch on the light for a predetermined time (Occupational switching) and if the alarm is in away mode, the alarm should trigger and the sound system should announce the zone triggered as well as an e-mail will be sent to an e-mail address, an IP CCTV Camera will "pop up" on a touchscreen to show the intruder, etc.

    Leviton Security and Automation PC Access 101 Course Dates (1 Day Course)

    Course Times 08:00 to 17:00

    • 22nd November 2016 - Completed
    • 16th May 2017 - Completed
    • 18th July 2017 - Completed
    • 19th September 2017 - Course Cancelled to accomodate Bitwise Course(See Below)
    • 21th November 2017 - Places Available

    Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation HiFi2 Audio Matrix Course and Leviton Bitwise IR Introduction (One Day Course)

    This one day course is for anyone interested in stand-alone multiroom audio distribution installation and Introduction to Leviton Bitwise IR Devices and doesn't require technical expertise. Technical Staff will be introduced to technical integration of the system and that includes Product Knowledge of the full range including device parameters, best practices and complete programming of the system.

    The Audio matrixes are super easy to put together and program. We also cover the Leviton Security and Automation Docks, Controller Voice Card with paging connections and Bluetooth Remote Input Modules. The Leviton Bitwise Product Introduction includes BC4, BC2 and BC1 identification and programming the BC4 as well as GUI template import, populate and Upload.

    Course Times 08:00 to 17:00

    • 29th November 2016 - Completed
    • 23rd May 2017 - Completed
    • 25th July 2017 - Completed
    • 26th September 2017 - Completed
    • 28th November 2017 - Places Available


    Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation Automation Studio and Omnitouch Pro Software Introduction Course (One Day Course)

    This one day course is for certified Leviton Security and Automation system integrators (e.g. Folks who have completed the combination course would qualify to attend).

    The course contains theory but mainly focuses on the practical. Trainees need to have the following to attend:- An All in One Touch Windows PC onto which we will load Omnitouch Pro Software. A programming Computer (e.g. Laptop) onto which we will load the Leviton Security and Automation - Automation Studio Software. All of these items are available from Parallel Systems. The course is an introduction to Graphics and practical customization of the AiO PC including "Pop Up" of IP CCTV Cameras to Button triggers as well as how to include house plan with active status indicators and tap to activate units, ect.

    Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation Automation Studio and Omnitouch Pro Software Introduction Course Dates (Full Day Course)

    We are able to slot this course into our training schedule specifically for your company at a time convenient to you and ourselves Kindly note that minimum numbers will appy. The course will be then taylored to your company norms e.g. including company logos, company specific support page, basic company template, etc

    Course Times 08:00 to 17:00

    • 5th April 2016 - Completed


    • Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation Bitwise Introduction Course (One Day Course)

      This one day course is from novice to Leviton Security and Automation system integrators

      The course contains theory but as in the above course also mainly focuses on the practical. Trainees need to have the following to attend:- A windows PC with wireless network connectivity and up to date antivirus software. The course is an introduction to Graphics and practical customization of Apple and Android devives. We will cover many topics including:-

    • General Topography of system (IR vs Serial vs Relay vs TCP)
    • adding IR Devices (From Database and Learned In, as well as free script implementation
    • adding Device Start Up and Shut Down Macros
    • Create GUI Pages
    • Uploading, Saving general Implementation

      Parallel Systems Leviton Security and Automation Bitwise Introduction Course Dates (Full Day Course)

      Course Times 08:00 to 17:00