One Day Hands-On Locksmith Training Class

Professional One Day Hands-On Locksmith and Lock Picking Training

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Terry Whin-Yates is a 3rd Generation Locksmith with over 30+ years of locksmithing experience and a BA (Hons) in Criminology.

I will teach you how to rekey and pick locks like a Professional Locksmith. This is a Hands-On Locksmith Class covering basic to advanced Lock Picking Methods and Techniques.

Learning how to pick open locks starts with learning the basic to advanced methods of lock picking. The locksmith student will learn the various methods of picking open a lock.

I have been teaching locksmith, military and police for over 30 years how to pick open deadbolts, key-in-knob, padlocks, filing cabinets and “pick resistant” and “pick proof” locks. The lock picking class will cover the basic methods are as “Rake,” “Feel” and “Rake and Feel” lock picking methods to advanced lock picking techniques to open locks with mushroom, spool and spiral pins.

We will cover and discuss:

  • Rekey Deadbolt
  • Rekey Key in Knobs
  • Shiming a lock
  • Picking a lock
  • Opening a lock with no keys
  • Single pin picking, Feel Method, French Method
  • Raking, Jiggling, Bumping, Scrubbing
  • Can you lock even be picked?
  • High Security Locks
  • Tubular, Ace, etc.
  • Lock has malfunctioned.
  • Reading
  • Buying Picks
  • Making Picks
  • Electronic Picks
  • Pick Guns
  • Methods of Entry
  • Legal Issues
  • Tactics
  • Tools
  • Preparation for Entry
  • Setup your own Lock Practice Boards
  • Automotive Lock Picking
  • Other Lock Bypass Methods
  • DAME (Defense Against Methods of Entry)
  • And lots more!

Book your seat now ONLY $299.00 USA.

All Lock Picking Students will get access to my five (5) online video on Picking Locks, Using Plug Spinners, etc. and my new book.

FREE for all students! As an added bonus you will get a copy of my new book “Penetration Expert:”How to be a Professional Lock Picker” for FREE and access to Five (5) or my Private On-line Lock Picking Videos.

Important Note: All students must pass a Criminal Records Check / Security Clearance from your local Police Force or Commissionaires. In addition, if you want to purchase lock picks and join the “Penetration Expert: Locksmiths Always Get In” Lock Picking Club you must pass a Criminal Records Check / Security Clearance.

Note: The following do not need an extra security clearance but must show Valid ID : Police, Sheriffs, BC and Alberta Licensed Locksmiths, School and Hospital Employees



Training Dates – All Dates Subject To Change

British Columbia

Langley April 23, 2018 – 10 AM – 4 PM One Day Hands-On Locksmith Class $299.00 US (Cascades Casino 20393 Fraser Hwy, Langley, BC V3A 7N2)

Langley : April 23-26, 2018 10am – 4pm  4 Day Hands-on Locksmith Class $1500.00 US

Victoria: April 28, 2018 10am – 4pm (Sandman Hotel Victoria, Address: 2852 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8T 4M5

Nanaimo:  April 29, 2018 10am – 4pm (The Grand Hotel Nanaimo Address: 4898 Rutherford Rd, Nanaimo, BC V9T 4Z4)

Kelowna: Saturday May 3, 2018 10am – 4pm (Sandman Hotel & Suites Kelowna 2130 Harvey Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6G8)

Kamloops: Sunday May 5, 2018 10am – 4pm (Sandman Inn & Suites Kamloops 550 Columbia St, Kamloops, BC V2C)

Prince George:  May 8, 2018 10am – 4pm (Sandman Hotel & Suites Prince George 1650 Central St E, Prince George, BC V2M 3C2)

Cranbrook: TBA 10am – 4pm (Sandman Inn Cranbrook 405 Cranbrook St N, Cranbrook, BC V1C 3R5)


Edmonton: May 12, 2018 10am – 4pm (Sandman Hotel Edmonton 17635 Stony Plain Rd., Edmonton, AB T5S 1E3)

Calgary: May 14, 2018 10am – 4pm (Sandman Hotel & Suites Calgary South 8001 11 St SE, Calgary, AB T2H 0B8)


Saskatoon: May 19, 2018 10am – 4pm (Sandman Hotel Saskatoon 310 Circle Dr, Saskatoon, SK S7L 2Y5)

Regina: May 21, 2018 10am – 4pm (Sandman Hotel & Suites Regina 1800 Victoria Ave, Regina, SK S4N 7K3)


Winnipeg: May 23, 2018  10am – 4pm (Sandman Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Airport 1750 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3H 0C7)


Thunder Bay: May 26, 2018  10am – 4pm (Best Western Plus Norwester Hotel & Conference Centre 2080 Highway #61, Thunder Bay, ON P7J 1B8)

Sault Ste. Marie: May 29, 2018 10am – 4pm (Delta Sault Ste Marie Waterfront Hotel 208 St Mary’s River Dr, Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 5V4)

Sudbury: May 31, 2018 10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn Sudbury 1696 Regent St, Sudbury, ON P3E 3Z8)

Mississauga: Ontario June 07, 2018  10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn Mississauga)

Toronto: June 8, 2018 10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn TORONTO-AIRPORT EAST 600 Dixon Road , Toronto , ON M9W 1J1)

CANCELLED – Will be rescheduled  – Hamilton: June 09, 2018  10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn BURLINGTON-HOTEL & CONF CENTRE 3063 South Service Rd. , Burlington , ON L7N3E9)


CANCELLED – Will be rescheduled  – Montreal: June 14, 2018  10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn / InterContinental MONTREAL 360 Saint Antoine Ouest , Montreal , QC H2Y3X4)

CANCELLED – Will be rescheduled  – Quebec City: June 18, 2018  10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn Express QUEBEC CITY (SAINTE-FOY) 3145 Avenue Des Hotels , Quebec , QC G1W 3Z7)

New Brunswick

CANCELLED – Will be rescheduled  – Fredericton:  June 21, 2018  10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn / Crowne Plaza FREDERICTON-LORD BEAVERBROOK 659 Queen Street , Fredericton , NB E3B1C3)

CANCELLED – Will be rescheduled – Moncton: June 22, 2018 10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn / Crowne Plaza MONCTON DOWNTOWN 1005 Main Street , Moncton, NB E1C 1G9

Nova Scotia

CANCELLED – Will be rescheduled – Halifax:  June 25, 2018  10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn HALIFAX HARBOURVIEW 101 Wyse Road, Dartmouth, NS B3A 1L9)


CANCELLED – Will be rescheduled – St. Johns,: June 30, 2018  10am – 4pm (Holiday Inn Express & Suites ST JOHN’S AIRPORT 5 Navigator Avenue , St. John’s , NL A1A 0R5)

Other Candian and USA cities



Terry Whin-Yates

email: [email protected]