NML

Alarm Protocol

Opening up the office

Please ensure the outside beams have been disarmed before you get to the first parking space on your right, as you drive down the driveway.

Once you open the main door, you will have 45 seconds to disarm the internal alarm.

If you are the first person to arrive at the office, please remember to send a message to the NML General Teams chat to say that the alarms have been disarmed for the day.

Closing up the office

When closing the office, please remember to close AND lock all doors before arming the alarm. Once the alarm is set you will have 45 seconds to exit the house.

If you are driving out, once you are at the main parking area on your left, please arm the outside beams.

How to work the alarms

On your remote:

The blue button opens the gate.

The red button arms and disarms the external beams

The external beams:

Once you are at the main parking area is on your right/ left (depending on whether you are arriving or leaving), open the window and click the red button

If you hear one chirp, the external beams are armed

If you hear two chips, they are disarmed

The internal alarm:

The alarm pad can be found as you enter the canteen on the wall to your left

To arm this go to the alarm pad and click “Arm” then “Internal” and follow the steps

To disarm, once you have opened the main door, you will have 45 seconds to enter the alarm code.

Alarm Code:

All Cape Town employees will have their own alarm code

Please request your personal code from Kirsten, this will be sent to you via WhatsApp

Please do NOT share your code with any other member of staff.