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May 12, 2016
June 2016 class location and room rate

The June class will be held at the Tulsa location, Holiday Inn Express at 150 Aquarium Dr., Jenks, OK. 74037 918-296-7300

The room rate for OMLA is $89 per night (3rd, 4th, 5th) and the cut-off date is May 30th, 2016. Please specify OMLA when registering to receive the special rate.

March 9, 2016
May and November meeting dates changed

Due to availability conflicts, our regular meeting date for the May 2016 meeting has been moved to the weekend of June 4th and our regular meeting for November 2016 has been moved to the weekend of the 12th of November. Please make note and adjust your schedules accordingly. Please see the meeting schedule for exact times and locations. Thank You.

February 24, 2016
OMLA becomes approved testing site

As of February 2016, OMLA has been selected as an approved testing site for Locksmith and Access Control Licensing appicants in the State of Oklahoma. The first test scheduled is for our regular meeting on June 4th & 5th, 2016 and cut-off date is 30 days prior to test date (May 9th, 2016).  Click here for the request to test application form to apply for License testing in the Locksmith or Access Control catagories.

January 30, 2016
2016 Annual Swap Meet February 6th

OKLAHOMA MASTER LOCKSMITH ASSOCIATION announces Our Annual SWAP MEET to be held Saturday February 06,2016 at the Hampton Inn I40E, 1833 Center Drive, Midwest City, Oklahoma Scheduled to begin right after the 5:30 PM General Business Meeting. Tables are $10.00 Each. To register for tables or Questions, Contact Ron Bada (405)635-9044 or Brad Collins (580)920-1649

January 30, 2016
OMLA approved as alternate license testing entity

OMLA has just been notified it has been approved as an outside entity to provide an additional pathway to individuals wanting to obtain a license for locksmith and access control.
Our first class and test available date is scheduled for may 07th, 2016  at the Holiday Inn Select in Jenks, Oklahoma 

November 5, 2015
Officer Elections November 21st, 2015

Officer Elections for 2016 / 2017 will be held at the general business meeting beginning at 5:30 PM November 21st, 2015 in OKC at the I40E Hampton Inn & Suites in Midwest City, OK. Officer elections are always important so please attend and make your vote count.

August 27, 2015
Labor Commissioner Killed

Labor Commissioner, Mark Costello was murdered by an attacker (alleged to be his son Christian) at a local restaurant in OKC area on Sunday afternoon August 23rd, 2015. The Son has been arraigned and bond was denied. Governor Fallin has yet to announce his replacement.

May 15, 2015
OMLA Annual Swap Meet moved

The 2015 OMLA Annual Swap Meet has been moved to the February 2016 meeting in OKC. Further info will be released as available.

May 14, 2015
Rolland Safe holding Safe moving class in June


Rolland Safe & Lock is offering a Safe moving class June 13th & 14th including 2 possible scholarships. See Education Opportunities for details.

May 11, 2015
Previous Month's Compliance report added to Committee Report

Beginning with the April 2015 Advisory Committee Report, the previous month's compliance report (and as applicable, the quarterly report) is being added to the end of the report. The Oklahoma Department of Labor has been gracious enough to supply them for our use so we can keep you up to date on the activities of the enforcement folks. Hurray for people faithful to openness and transparency. Thanks ODOL!!


April 2, 2015
1st Qtr 2015 Compliance info

The Oklahoma Department of Labor (ODOL) has provided 1st Qtr and March Compliance statistics for your reference. They have also created a  site so you can set up your contact info (email or text) (just click on the red mail symbol (screen #3)) so you can be updated and get yearly renewal notices. Information and assistance will be available at our May 2015 meeting in OKC to help any who desiring such.

This is a direct link to ODOL Contact Information/Social Media 

March 9, 2015
Important License Renewal information from ODOL

The Oklahoma Department of Labor (ODOL) has sent out an important renewal information notice specifying their new requirements, and due to a considerable amount of confusion, I'm publishing the information provided in the ODOL notice in a PDF format so it can be printed out on request. just click here.

March 5, 2015
May 2015 meeting location defined

The May 1st and 2nd, 2015 OMLA meetings, including any classes, will be held at our regular location at the I40E Hampton Inn in Midwest City as shown on our OKC location tab on the site.

Actual site locations for meetings are always subject to availability and adequate facilities, so check for actual location prior to the regularly scheduled meetings.

February 23, 2015
Next scheduled meeting is in OKC

The February 2015 Annual Distributor's Show and business meeting has completed and was a big success. 4 new members and one re-instated member were accepted. They can be reviewed in the February 2015 posted minutes. Our next show will be held in the OKC area and has been moved to the August 2016 meeting due to adverse weather conditions experienced the last few years. The May 2015 meeting  and education opportunities will be held in the OKC area but the exact location and the actual class(s) are still being resolved and will be posted when determined. No legislation is being being brought forward at this time and not expected for this session, however, we will continue to monitor to protect our industry.

February 5, 2015
2015 Annual Distributor's Show this weekend

The 2015 Annual Distributor's Show is being held this Saturday February 7th, at the Wyndham Tulsa Hotel from 9 AM to 3 PM. The Members General Business meeting will begin at 3:30 PM (30 minutes after show end) You will have the opportunity to visit many Vendor booths, visit with fellow locksmiths, get a free meal during the lunch hour, load up as much literature as you can carry, and many of the Vendors offer show specials on many of their products. Please come and support the Vendors you use all year long. Face-to-face associations with them builds great relationships.


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