The Arkansas Security Alarm Association is the fastest, most economical way to get licensed.


The ASAA is your pathway to obtaining a license.  Find the law, statutes, codes, standards, and the State Police rules and regulations.


Stay up-to-date on the latest industry news (and some old news that’s important too).

Consumer Information

ASAA has developed information to educate consumers about electronic security, fire entertainment and automation systems.


Membership in the ASAA has many benefits.

The Arkansas Security Alarm Association is a state-wide, not for profit group of alarm dealers, distributors, and manufacturers joined together for the benefit of the electronic security industry.  Our industry includes, but is in no way limited to: burglar alarm systems, fire alarm systems, surveillance systems, access control systems, nurse call systems, home automation, and systems integration.


  • is committed to maintaining the integrity, as well as promote the interest of the electronic security industry.

  • strives to educate our members about events, products, and codes and standards that directly affect our livelihood.

  • strives to build relationships between competitors and increase the professionalism of our industry for the common good of the customer.

  • is a member of the National Electronic Security Alliance


Membership (% of AR companies belong)


Join the largest alarm industry related organization in Arkansas.  100+ other companies working together for the good of our industry.


The ASAA is the fastest, most economical way to get a license.  Get all of your questions answered here.

Licensing Info

ASAA is your source for information on state licencing.

Members Only Info

ASAA provides valuable information to its members

Meet the Arkansas Security Alarm Association
Board of Directors

Randy Perry

Randy Perry


  • 30+ years in the industry
  • 20+ years in the ASAA
  • 20+ years as an instructor
  • Motorcycle enthusiast
  • Devoted family man
Rick Howell

Rick Howell

Vice President

  • 23+ years in the industry
  • 19+ years as an ASAA Instructor
  • Teaches licensing courses country-wide
  • Political junky
Jordon Brown

Jordon Brown

Secretary / Treasurer

  • 28+ years in the industry
  • 20+ years of teaching industry related courses
  • NICET III Certified
  • 2003 NTS Instructor of the Year
Michael Ross

Michael Ross


  • 20+ years in the industry
  • Sales, installation, service, and central station experience

Important Documents

Articles of Incorporation

Incorporated in 1985, these were the original documents filed with the Secretary of State’s Office.

ASAA Articles of Incorporation


Updated in 2005 to show our affiliation with the National Electronic Security Alliance.

ASAA bylaws

The Arkansas Security Alarm Association is involved in other Associations.


The Arkansas Security Alarm Association is a member of the National Electronic Security Alliance.  This group is made up of state associations for the sole benefit of the state.  NESA was born in 2005 by six states that had previously belonged to another national association.

A company cannot belong to NESA.   Companies belong to their local state association, which can belong to NESA.

Visit the NESA website


The False Alarm Reduction Association is an association primarily of persons employed by government and public safety agencies in charge of, or working in, False Alarm Reduction Units.  FARA also includes alarm companies and vendors interested in reducing the number of false alarms generated by electronic security systems.

The ASAA has been donating to FARA since 2010 to help support public safety agencies and to help promote their annual symposium.

Visit the FARA website