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Certification Prep 
 Perth | Sep 26-28, 06
 USA | Oct 03-05, 06
 New Delhi | Oct 30-Nov 01, 06
 Singapore | Nov 13-15, 06

Design School Level 1: Principles of Applied AV Design
USA | Oct 15-17, 06
Design School Level 2: Facilities Design
London | Oct 23-25, 06 Fairfax | Dec 03-05, 06
Design School Level 3: Systems Design
USA | Dec 06-08, 06
CTS-D Testing
USA | Dec 09, 06
Installation Technician Essentials
Mumbai | Sep 20-22, 06
Sydney | Oct 3-5, 06
Bangkok | Nov 6-8, 06
Installation School Level 1:
Installation Technician

USA | Sep 24-26, 06
Installation School Level 2:
Lead Installation Technician

USA | Oct 25-27, 06
CTS-I Testing
USA | Oct 28, 06
Designing Telecommunications Distribution Systems
USA | Oct 20-Nov 03, 06

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Design School OnLine 
The first of four courses in the Design Track. Contains over 300 lessons introducing the core concepts of audiovisual system design. (more)

Design School Level 1: The Principles of Applied AV Design
How to pick the right components — Explores the principles of design for proper visual display systems, audio systems and control systems with hands-on opportunities to apply what is learned. (more)

Design School Level 2: Facilities Design 
How to put the components correctly in the space — Focuses on the environment, ergonomics and infrastructure of the presentation space. (more)

Design School Level 3: Systems Design
How to make sure everything works together — Focuses on how to analyze, select and plan for seamless equipment interoperation to deliver a desired outcome. (more)

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Additional Resources


Audiovisual Best Practices: The Design and Integration Process for the AV and Construction Industry

Audiovisual Best Practices  addresses the AV process questions of architects, building and construction trade personnel, consultants, contractors, developers, engineers, facility owners, project managers.

This extraordinary industry-encompassing publication presents an overview of the industry, explores the inner workings of AV projects with start-to-finish process descriptions, and concludes with an assessment of what the future holds for the industry. (see more - including sample agreements and contracts, and an "inside look" at over 20 pages)

The Basics of Audio and Visual Systems Design: Revised Edition
The ultimate resource to find the diverse set of physics, electronics, ergonomics and design that makes up the audiovisual industry.

The first edition, written by Ray Wadsworth, PE, and published by the National Audio-Visual Association (now InfoComm International) in 1983, has been revised to provide the latest generation of audiovisual professionals with an updated knowledge of the industry. (more)

OnDemand Presentations 

  • MasterFormat™ 04 and How It Will Affect the AV Industry
    Tom Rauscher gives the history of MasterFormat and contrasts the organization of MasterFormat 95 and 04.  (0:22:12) This presentation is FREE, so try OnDemand now!
  • Fiber Optics for AV
    John Lopinto presents an 8-part series on fiber optics for the AV industry.  The topics include: Part 1: An Introduction to Myths and Truths, Part 2: Transmitters and Receivers, Part 3: Cable and Connectors, Part 4: Basics of Digital Fiber, Part 5: Advantages of Digital Fiber Systems, Part 6: The Link Budget, Part 7: AV Fiber System Topologies, and Part 8: AV Applications Using Digital Fiber.  (1:14:51)

Design Tutorials

White Papers from industry experts and leading AV publications and manufacturers.

Articles by InfoComm International Members

See more Tutorials, White Papers, Articles, Recommended Books and more at InfoComm Resources.



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