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Association Focus: CEDIA University Gears Up for an Autumn of Education

The end of CEDIA Expo doesn’t mean the end of the school year at CEDIA University.
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Association Focus: CEDIA University Gears Up for an Autumn of Education

Sep 2, 2009 12:28 PM

The end of CEDIA Expo doesn’t mean the end of the school year at CEDIA University. CEDIA is packing in important education opportunities. If you are looking for opportunities to gain CEDIA University education or continuing education units (CEUs), here are some of the events available this autumn:
e-Learning: CEDIA University’s e-Learning courses are the easiest, most cost-effective education opportunities available. There are archived instructor-led webinars and on-demand webinars available for purchase on a variety of topics. From the comfort of your home or office, take these courses, earn CEUs, and stay current with the industry.
EST Basic Residential Boot Camp, Oct. 19-21, Indianapolis: This three-day session includes both classroom instruction and hands-on training in a lab that emulates residential new construction, as well as retrofit installation. The course provides comprehensive training for new hires.
EST Advanced Residential Boot Camp, Oct. 22-24, Indianapolis:This advanced-level course teaches existing residential electronics systems technicians how to perform installation, configuration, testing, calibration, and basic control tasks associated with more advanced residential audio and video systems.

Electronic Systems Business Night Class Packages

CEDIA University is offering a series of courses every Wednesday evening over five weeks. Each week is worth three CEUs for a total of 15 CEUs upon completion. All courses will be held at the david group training facility in Westbury, N.Y.

Week 1, Oct. 21: ESB121 Introduction to Operational Management
Week 2, Oct. 28: ESB223 Managing People
Week 3, Nov. 4: ESB222 Developing Business Operating Systems
Week 4, Nov. 11: ESCR131 Creating Business Connections and ESCR201 Turning Issues into Opportunities
Week 5, Nov. 18: ESB225 The Business Side of Project Management.

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