Richard A Berrios owner of Affordable Locksmith & Sons completed
&graduated The National School of Locksmithing & Alarms in 1986. It was a vigorous 300 Hour Full-time Locksmith course.
I obtained & Maintained my NYC Locksmith License from 1984-1991.
Employed by the Salvation Army Hospital as their fulltime & only locksmith from 1986-1991. Where his duties included master keying-re-keying-door closers-exit devices-key duplicating-deadbolt installations and occasional auto & file cabinet lockouts.
I re-located my family to Honolulu Hawaii in 1991 where I immediately founded Affordable Locksmith & Sons while employed full-time at Queens Medical Ctr as the Locksmith & Utility plant Operator.
Richard Jr & Christopher Berrios started going on emergency lock job calls with dad from the ages of 8 & 9 often getting the tips while dad did all the work.
The family attended several locksmith training programs approved by ALOA (Associated Locksmith’s of America) in Anaheim California that covered Key Impressioning-master keying-auto openings-lock picking. The brothers quickly picked up the trade and joined the business in 2000 & 2001 after graduating McKinley HS.
Affordable Locksmith & Sons were one of the 1st locksmith’s on Oahu that was trained & certified to make keys for the new Ford Mustang’s that had the original transponder chip key.
I also am a trailblazer in the CCTV industry when I filled the niche with installing CCTV video security on the perimeter’s of federal government buildings as well as installing the 1st bio-metric finger print access control device on Oahu.
In 2003 founded Ohana International Enterprises.
Richard successfully sold his shares of Ohana Int’l Ent. and wanted to exclusively work within the parameters of the family business. Affordable Locksmith and Sons.
Attended the 5 day Pure Auto training & Certification classes in Kentucky by Lockmasters school in Oct.2011, covering Transponder Chip Keys-originating Keys for Fords-GM-Chrysler-Nissan-Toyota-Mitsubishi.
Richard Jr is 1 of 2 fully certified Locksmith’s on Oahu approved to work on Kaba E-plex 5000
Affordable Locksmith & Sons just completed a 40 hour complete Door & Door Closer – Aluminum store front doors-training-Trilogy Locks-Continuous Hinge training certification given by ALOA (Associated Locksmith’s of America) in Dallas Texas March 2013.
Richard Jr is a specialists in Architectural Hardware-Installation of Alarm Exit Devices-panic hardware
Keyless electronic hardware-master keying. Also providing security solutions for the comfort of peace of mind knowing your valuable s and loved ones are safe and secure.