Locksmith Training in Bristol and the Surrounding Areas
| Bespoke Courses Taught by Professional Locksmiths

Do you want to become a locksmith, set up your own locksmithing business or expand your property maintenance services? Whatever your reason for wanting to learn locksmith skills, we can teach you everything you need. Our company offers professional locksmith training in Bristol and the surrounding areas, tailoring courses to individual requirements.

With 30 years of experience providing locksmith services, we train beginner and improver locksmiths to a high standard. To ensure we are the right fit for you, we first assess your existing skills where relevant and gauge what you want from the course before any money changes hands.

Our courses are ideal for:

  • Novice/Beginner locksmiths

  • Those who want to improve their skills

  • Budding locksmith business owners

  • Those looking to improve their skillset as part of general property maintenance

Please contact us for more information.


Bespoke Locksmith Courses

We put together a bespoke course for each client, tailoring courses to individual skill levels and what you want to learn. We mainly provide 1:1 training but can have a maximum of 2 people on a course.

Basic courses consist of 2 full days of learning the essential principles of locksmithing. 3-week courses are available for beginner locksmiths or anyone who wants to learn how to set up and run their own business. We also offer a basic 1-day course that is an excellent introduction to locksmithing.

The skills we teach include:

  • Key cutting: how to set up your own mobile business

  • Stripping and reassembling locks

  • Lock picking

  • Basic understanding of locksmithing and techniques 

  • UPVC lock opening and mechanisms

A certificate is given at the end of the course to state you have attended and covered certain areas.

Setting Up Your Own Business

Our locksmith training courses will give you the skills and experience to set up your own business.

We can cover the following:

  • How to set up and run a business day-to-day

  • Paperwork and admin

  • Marketing

  • Accounting, taking payment and understanding scams

  • Trusted contacts

  • Help building your online profile (website and Google My Business)

  • Ongoing support and assistance



Our locksmith courses start at £360 per full day of training. The longer the course, the lower the daily rate. Our 1-day Introduction to Locksmithing course is £390 for the day.

We start with a face-to-face or phone meeting, which takes about 30 mins, to get an idea of what is required. We can then provide a quote.

Please call to get started with locksmith training.

Become a Locksmith

If you’re ready to start your locksmithing career, don’t wait to call Bristol Locksmiths & Security. We will support you every step of the way to help you reach your goal.

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For more information about locksmith training in the Bristol area, contact Bristol Locksmiths & Security on 01179 151007 or 07770 234514.