Training Courses (Schedule)

System Galaxy Certification Training is a free service for Authorized Dealers held at our training facilities and taught by a member of our highly skilled technical team. The course offers hands-on experience with GCS equipment and software. Emphasis is placed on instruction, installation, programming, and troubleshooting. Each student will have access to a workstation and 635 series hardware for the duration of the class. A System Galaxy certification will be awarded upon successful completion of this course.

System Galaxy training will last 5 days (Monday - Friday). Monday through Thursday are full training days. The Product Certification Exercise will be held on Friday morning. Successful completion of the Certification Exercise is required to receive certification. Class begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m., with a break for lunch. Friday's class usually ends by 11am.


Overall System Configuration
500, 500i, and 600-Series Hardware
System Galaxy Software (Ver.10)
Installation Practices
Networking System Galaxy
Troubleshooting Techniques

Prerequisites: Basic PC/Networking Skills
Basic Electrical (Low-Voltage) Knowledge

Galaxy Corporate MD: N/C for Galaxy Authorized Dealers
All other US locations:$100.00/ Seat

Middle East Dubai Location: $495.00 USD

Endusers: Contact your Galaxy Agent for Cost Details

Registration: See Schedule Below


Not required for the Training Course

Used as a diagnostic / demo / programming tool, this kit is designed to make the most of your Galaxy training. Apply what you learn in training immediately even before your first install. Fully functional/registered SG Software will allow you to conduct demos and trainings w/o requiring a complete installed system. Included accessories enable you to program/troubleshoot Galaxy hardware on the bench or in the field.

  • Enhanced Training Package - $500
  • Netbook style computer
  • System Galaxy preinstalled and preregistered
  • USB to Serial Port cable
  • Galaxy Widget Cable
  • 600 Configuration Utility

Cancelation Policy

To enable you to get the most from your training, and to have more one-on-one time with the instructor, we have limited seats available.

You will be charged a $100.00 fee for each seat canceled. You will need to have a purchase order at the time of cancelation. Please be advised that cancelations are required one week prior to the training date.

ALSO: In the event of a no-show, you will be charged for any additional fees incurred from the hotel if we made your reservations for you.

Room & Travel (Walkersville, MD Location Only)

Galaxy Control Systems can offer our corporate rate for trainees at two local Frederick, MD hotels.


Hilton Garden Inn- 

Hotel Details

Make Reservations

The training rate is $118.00 per night and includes a hot breakfast. Enter GCS plus the number of the month in the GROUP/CONVENTION code window to get the training rate. (e.g. month of June GROUP/CONVENTION code would be "gcs6" and October would be "gcs10")

Homewood Suites-

Hotel Details

Make Reservations

Airport Information

If you are arriving by airplane a rental car will be necessary. Hilton Garden Inn is approximately 40 miles from the nearest airport.

Dulles International (IAD)

Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA)

Baltimore Washingtom International (BWI)





Year Start Date End Date Class Location Open Seats Register
2017 04-03 (Monday) 04-07 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 5
2017 05-01 (Monday) 05-04 (Thursday) Galalaxy Dealer Training - Portland - $100 SHERATON PORTLAND AIRPORT HOTEL 8235 NE Airport Way, Portland, OR 97220 Phone: 503-335-2863 3
2017 05-08 (Monday) 05-12 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 6
2017 05-15 (Monday) 05-18 (Thursday) Galaxy Middle East Dealer Training in Dubai Dubai - UAE - Rose Rayhaan Hotel 8
2017 06-12 (Monday) 06-16 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 11
2017 07-17 (Monday) 07-21 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 12
2017 08-21 (Monday) 08-25 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 12
2017 09-11 (Monday) 09-15 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 12
2017 10-09 (Monday) 10-13 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 12
2017 11-13 (Monday) 11-17 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 12
2017 12-11 (Monday) 12-15 (Friday) Galaxy Dealer Training Walkersville, MD 12