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 4 days (Tuesday - Friday). Tuesday 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.11)
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:$250.00/ Seat

Middle East Dubai Location: $600.00 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.

***Not intended be used for production systems***

  • Enhanced Training Package - $700
  • 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.


Homewood Suites- Preferred Option - Homewood Suites is an all-suite hotel with the following amenities:


Spacious studio, one and/or two bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchen.

Complimentary in-suite high-speed internet access

Complimentary daily hot breakfast buffet

Welcome Home reception Sunday-Thursday evenings featuring a light meal and beverages, including beer and wine.    

Fitness facility and heated indoor saline pool

Studio Suite: 1-4 nights - $144.00 per night

                     5 -11 nights - $134.00 per night

1 Bedroom Suite: 1-4 nights - $154.00 per night

                            5-11 nights - $144.00 per night  

Hotel Details

Make Reservations


Frederick, MD area Marriott Hotels


Courtyard by Marriott Frederick

5225 Westview Drive, Frederick, MD 21703


Residence Inn by Marriott Frederick

5230 Westview Drive, Frederick, MD 21703


TownePlace Suites by Marriott Frederick

5050 Westview Drive, Frederick, MD 21703


Book your corporate rate for Galaxy Control Systems

When calling into the hotels to make reservations, please instruct your employees or vendors to ask for the “Galaxy Control Systems” rate.  

Your corporate rate code that can be used on is S8353





Airport Information

If you are arriving by airplane a rental car will be necessary. The hotels are 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
2020 10-13 (Tuesday) 10-16 (Friday) System Galaxy Authorized Dealer Certification Training - Factory -- CANCELLED Walkersville, MD 0
  • Full
2020 10-27 (Tuesday) 10-30 (Friday) System Galaxy Authorized Dealer Certification Training - Factory - CANCELLED Galaxy Corporate-Walkersville, MD 0
  • Full
2020 11-10 (Tuesday) 11-13 (Friday) System Galaxy Authorized Dealer Certification Training - Factory Walkersville, MD 3
2020 11-15 (Sunday) 11-18 (Wednesday) Galaxy Control Systems Dealership Training Certificate - Middle East Dubai-United Arab Emirates 8
2020 12-08 (Tuesday) 12-11 (Friday) System Galaxy Authorized Dealer Certification Training - Factory Walkersville, MD 5