Hanwha Techwin America is pleased to offer Wisenet Professional Certification (formerly SIPI) to its STEP Partners. Our certification program is a blended learning experience consisting of an in-classroom session and final exam. The core curriculum is taught over a two-and-a-half day session that facilitates interaction and hands-on instruction. The program was developed for security industry design professionals and technical salespeople. Our curriculum will teach you the latest in network video surveillance technologies, increase your proficiency in Hanwha product and allow you to adopt best practices for installation and implementation of video surveillance solutions.

Certification Schedule

September 17-19, 2019 Versalys (Montreal, Quebec Canada)
1440 Saint-Catherine St. W.
Suite 1010
Montreal, QC H3G 1R3 Canada
October 1-3, 2019 New Horizons
14115 Farmington Rd.
Livonia, MI 48154-5457
October 8-10, 2019 MicroTek
25 Burlington Mall Rd.
2nd Floor
Burlington, MA 01803
October 15-17, 2019 New Horizons
300 E Highland Mall Blvd.
Suite 100
Austin, TX 78752
October 29-31, 2019 CAD Masters
201 N. Civic Dr.
Suite 182
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
October 29-31, 2019 System Source, Inc.
10480 Little Patuxent Pkwy.
Suite 700
Columbia, MD 21044
November 5-7, 2019 Florida Technical College - Continuing Education
1111 N. Westshore Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33607
November 5-7, 2019 San Diego Training & Conference Center
450 B Street
Suite 650
San Diego, CA 92101
November 12-14, 2019 MicroTek
1000 Abernathy Rd.
Northpark Building 400, Suite 194
Atlanta, GA 30328
November 19-21, 2019 New Horizons Twin Cities
2915 Commers Dr.
Suite 500
Eagan, MN 55121
November 19-21, 2019 New Horizons
7410 New Lagrange Road
Suite 120
Louisville, KY 40222
December 3-5, 2019 Knowledge Source
3100 Smoketree Ct.
Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27604
December 3-5, 2019 MicroTrain Technologies
720 E Butterfield Rd.
Suite 100
Lombard, IL 60148

Why Attend?

Learning and education are essential to any organization’s success because it improves business results, operational efficiency and increases organizational competitiveness. The goal of our Wisenet Certification Program is to increase the knowledge, understanding and expertise on Hanwha’s IP video surveillance products and network technology for security industry design professionals and technical salespeople.

Who Should Attend?

  • System Integrators
  • Security Installers
  • Security Dealers
  • Technical Sales Personnel
  • System Design Professionals

Certification Will

  • Broaden your expertise on Hanwha’s solutions
  • Increase your proficiency of Hanwha products
  • Distinguish you and your company as Wisenet Certified
  • Adopt best practices for securing your surveillance devices
  • Explain the benefits and uses of core security technologies

Benefits of Wisenet Certification

Exclusive to Hanwha STEP Partners

Dedicated toll-free number for Tier 2 support

Tier 2 level SAE field support

Participation in Hanwha partner events

18 CEC credits ( awarded through BICSI )

Satisfies requirement of STEP Partner agreement


The cost of the Wisenet Professional Certification Program is $1,000.00 USD. Hanwha STEP Partners receive discounts based on STEP Partner level outlined below.

Diamond/Platinum Gold Silver Authorized
Wisenet Professional
Certification Fee
$1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Discount 30% 25% 20% 15%
Net Cost to STEP Partner $700.00 $750.00 $800.00 $850.00


Complete the online registration form


Enroll in location of your choice and submit payment


Attend instructor led training session near you


Receive your Wisenet Certification upon passing the exam

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Q - Is anyone eligible to obtain a Wisenet Professional Certification?

A - Wisenet Professional Certification is exclusive to Hanwha North America STEP Partners.

2. Q - How long is my certification valid?

A - Wisenet Professional Certification is valid for three years. When your certification expires, you can renew it by taking the required online courses and passing the exam on the Wisenet eLearning Institute.

3. Q - If I leave my company, can I keep my certification?

A - Yes, you keep your certification and can request that Hanwha issue you a certification with your new company name.

4. Q - Do I need to get recertified if I join a different STEP Partner company?

A - No, you only have to recertify when you certification expires after three years.

5. Q - If a STEP Partner company pays an employee to attend Wisenet Certification and that person leaves the company, does the company need to pay a fee again to send another employee?

A - If a STEP Partner loses their Wisenet Certified Professional for whatever reason, the employer is able to send a different employee to Wisenet Professional Certification at no cost for up to one year after the employee left the company.

6. Q - How do I get my STEP Dealer discount?

A - When you register online, you will receive a confirmation email with your login credentials and promotion code. When selecting a training date and location for in-classroom training, you can enter your promotion code in the payment screen to receive the discounted rate at time of payment.

7. Q - What if I need to cancel my registration

A - Wisenet Professional Certification (WPC) Cancelation and Refund Policy
     1. Due to limited seats, we request that you cancel at least 14 days prior to the scheduled certification class. This gives us the opportunity         to fill the class. You may request cancelation by sending an email to training@hanwha.com. Please write “WPC Cancelation” in the         subject line. If you cancel your participation in the class you will be given a full refund, or credit towards a future WPC class.
     2. Cancelations made 7-13 days in advance of the certification class will receive a 70% refund, or a 100% credit toward a future WPC class.
     3. Cancelations made within 3-6 days will receive a 50% refund, or an 85% credit toward a future WPC class.
     4. Cancelations made within 2 days of the class are non-refundable. However, a 70% credit will be given toward a future WPC class.
     5. Enrolled students maybe changed at any time prior to the start of class as long as they are within the same company.
     6. All credits toward future WPC classes must be used within one year from date of issue.
     7. The WPC Training Team will review all cancelation requests and reserves the right to make the final determination on all refunds and          credits.
     8. When you register for a class, you agree to these terms.