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Training and networking events offered by CEDIA give you a chance to refresh your outlook, learn from your peers, and set new goals for your professional development and your business. Join us for an online or in-person event to keep up your skills in the rapidly changing home technology industry.

Advanced Networking Boot Camp

July 15-17, 2019
Indianapolis, Indiana

The Backbone of the Connected Home


Networking is rapidly becoming a leading area of growth for the residential technology industry. It is essential for your career to understand the theory behind networking, and also put that knowledge into practice. CEDIA is your source for the most comprehensive, hands-on networking training in the industry. This three-day boot camp addresses the advanced networking topics critical to delivering successful projects using today’s new and emerging technologies. You will be able to apply these skills to any product-specific software. CEDIA is the only place to get training of this scope and depth.


  • Advanced home networking with VLAN and QoS
  • IP communication
  • Wireless network design
  • Residential network security for wireless and VPN applications
  • Secure remote network access


Several hours of hands-on lab activities are included. Students will connect and configure a system of networked devices including a router, switch, access point, and IP video camera. Network configuration labs include setup and testing of NAT/PAT, Wireless LAN (including RF analysis scanning), VPN, VLANs, and QoS.


This three-day learning opportunity is recommended for individuals who already have knowledge of fundamental networking concepts and applications.


The advanced networking material presented during the boot camp supports the CEDIA Electronic System Certified - Networking Specialist (ESC-N) credential. During the boot camp, students will sit for the certification exam. The exam fee is included in the boot camp registration fee.


In addition to the printed course guidebook, participants will also receive a copy of the CEDIA Advanced Residential Electronic Systems book ($150 value).

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