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The Academy of Locksmithing

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Welcome to TAOL

TAOL is one of the largest and most successful Locksmith Associations in North America, and has been serving it's members and the public since 1973. TAOL exists to educate and provide a friendly exchange of information between all of its members and promote the image of all locksmiths in Ontario. We work with manufacturers and distributors towards the best interests of the industry at large.

We also provide guest speakers & education for our members benefit, and have a uniform Code of Ethics. We promote and develop an apprenticeship program for Locksmiths with the goal of being officially recognized as a separate trade.


TAOL also provides a referral system for any member of the general public who may be looking for a competent locksmith for their home or business.


TAOL Members



Latest News


October 7th, 2016

The ads listed here are posted as a service to the general locksmithing community. Please Note: We will Not publicly post hiring ads.

October 2nd, 2016

Not all Locksmiths are created equal, and even in provinces that have regulated the trade this article proves that Scammers will still take advantage.