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Cabling and Infrastructure Technician (Hybrid)

Schedule Schedule
Starts 10/4/2021
Ends 10/6/2021

 

 



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Description

CEDIA Cabling and Infrastructure Technician (Hybrid) Course

    CEDIA EMEA | St Neots, Cambridgeshire, UK 

    4th - 6th October 2021 | 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Daily

    Course delivery:  HYBRID |  5 Online self-paced modules on CEDIA Academy (to be completed before 4th October 2021) + 3-day In-Person Training

    The CEDIA Cabling and Infrastructure Technician School and supplemental textbook have been developed to provide entry-level technicians with a highly dynamic hybrid learning experience. This educational pathway supports both newly hired employees as well as technicians with a desire to begin the journey of professional certification in the systems integration industry.

    Registration grants you access to CEDIA's CIT Pathway on CEDIA Academy - our newly developed online Learning Management System (LMS) - with over 23 hours of technical education, designed to reduce lengthy classroom time as well as allowing for completion in an asynchronous, self-paced environment.

    The online portion of this course’s content has a strong focus on providing the foundational knowledge necessary to begin working as a technician, installing cabling and infrastructure to support integrated communications and entertainment systems. Upon completion of the online prerequisite, registrants will then attend one of CEDIA’s CIT hands-on courses.

    The in-person portion of this course is taught by CEDIA subject matter experts to support and expand upon the vast technical knowledge from the CEDIA Academy. This 3-day course involves hands-on activities that are designed to give you a feel for those on-the-job tasks.

    By the completion of this course, students should be able to safely and effectively follow direction to install, terminate, and verify cabling in both new construction and retrofit environments. This education pathway provides a strong foundation for technicians who are interested in advancing their career through a deeper understanding of the fundamentals of systems integration. Attendance and completion of the course provides each student with the opportunity to test for CIT certification. CIT certification is a prerequisite for CEDIA’s Integrated Systems Technician school. 

    Course Cost

    • Member rate: £999 + VAT
    • Non-member rate: £1,499 + VAT

    What's included?

    • All course materials
    • Access to the CIT Pathway on CEDIA Academy
    • Lunch and refreshments
    • Cabling & Infrastructure Technician textbook
    • Registration for the CIT Certifiation Exam

    Requirements Due to COVID-19

    Students will be required to: 

    • Sign a vistor form upon arrival at the facility about their COVID exposure and if they have had symptoms.
    • Complete daily temperature checks
    • Wear a face mask during some practical aspects of training when required.

    Due to social distancing requirements this course will be limited to 7 students. Reserving your space early is recommended.
     

    Local Accommodations

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    Meet the Instructor

    Biography

    Geoff Meads

    Presto Web Design

    A 25 year veteran of the AV business, Geoff runs Presto, a web design and online marketing agency that specialize in the Hi-Fi, home cinema and residential technology markets (http://www.prestoav.com). Presto opened for business in 2009 and is now an award-winning web design company with an array of web and social media clients from across the home technology sector. He leads complex marketing and web build projects on a daily basis and is also a professional teacher covering a wide range of industry topics. Geoff is lead instructor for CEDIA EMEA training in the UK and lead technical judge for the CEDIA Awards. He is certified by the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF), Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA) and holds CEDIAs highest training certification, the CEDIA Certified Instructor (CCI). He specializes in audio, video, IP networking, business, marketing and engineering skills. He has taught literally hundreds of AV professionals in numerous technical subjects across six continents.

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