Associations Focus: Are You Ready for AV Week?
Oct 9, 2009 12:21 PM
AV Week, being held Oct. 18-24, is an international celebration of the AV industry. InfoComm International and its members sponsor workshops, presentations, career fairs, and other events around the globe to spotlight how the audiovisual industry enhances communications in many vertical markets and to recognize the AV professionals who manufacture, design, and install AV technology in fixed installations and for staged events. For more information, visit www.avweek.org.
InfoComm Offering Interactive Online CTS Prep Class
InfoComm is pleased to offer a new class, GEN 113 CTS Prep Virtual Classroom, to help individuals prepare for the CTS exam without having to leave their home or office. This distance learning course, taught through webinars and online discussion, will take you through the CTS exam content outline, the CTS Candidate Handbook, and additional resources to help you prepare for the exam. For more information, visit www.infocomm.org.
All CTS Credentials Gain Veterans Administration Approval
The U.S. Veterans Administration has approved the CTS, CTS-D, and CTS-I credentials for reimbursement for veterans and other qualified persons under the Montgomery G.I. Bill. This will make it easier for veterans and others to succeed in the audiovisual industry.
InfoComm Wednesday Webinars Continue in Fourth Quarter
Don’t miss these free webinars on important industry and technical issues. You can earn CTS renewal units at many of these sessions. Check www.infocomm.org for additional details or to register.
October 21: AV Math
Winging it is not a best practice in the audiovisual industry. This webinar provides an opportunity to go over the math found in InfoComm’s general CTS exam and in InfoComm’s latest online course, AV Math Online, with an instructor.
Instructor: Tom Kehr, CTS-D, CTS-I
October 28: Manufacturers’ Series: Best Practices in Distribution Development Part 4
Learn from your contemporaries. Learn how other manufacturers approach distribution and see if some of their ideas can work for you. Hear about and avoid major mistakes manufacturers make.
November 4: DVI/HDMI/SDI Signals for Live Events
This webinar is designed for technicians who already have experience in audio and video signal routing and distributions. Topics include signal types, connector versions, and distribution over distance.
Instructor: Andre LeJeune, CTS
November 11: Business Resources for InfoComm Members
Please join us for an hour-long overview on the tools and services that InfoComm members receive. We will be going over our business kit CD, JobSite, IQ, and our many member programs including OfficeMax, Peak Incentives, Eclipse Marketing, and Executive Productions.