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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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of Upcoming Classes.

InfoComm Academy� Design School Online

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.

Available at the
InfoComm Store


Design Online Course Outline

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Design School Online is the first of four courses in the InfoComm Academy® Design School.

Three Easy Ways to Register 
Contact an InfoComm International training counselor at 703.273.7200 or 1.800.659.7469
or e-mail sales@infocomm.org or register online today!

InfoComm Education Calendar 
See when this and other courses are offered by viewing our Education Calendar.


It is strongly recommended that students first complete either the Essentials of the AV Industry online course or the AV from A-Z for Sales Professionals online course, and/or have a general CTS designation. It is also strongly recommended that Design School courses be taken in the order indicated: Design School Online, followed by Levels 1, 2 and 3.


Level 1 teaches how to pick the right components; Level 2 teaches how to put the components correctly in the space; and Level 3 teaches you to make sure everything works together.


There is no time allotted for instruction to fill gaps for students who attend the classroom course and who are not prepared by taking courses in sequence.


Course Description

This course provides an introduction to:

  • Design Process
  • Codes and Regulations
  • Facility Design
  • The Room
  • Visual Environments
  • Image Size
  • Projection Screens
  • Acoustics
  • Systems Design
  • Audio Systems and Sources
  • Display System Technology
  • Projection Technology
  • Control Systems
  • Configuration & Connectivity

Click here to view a course outline for Design School Online (Adobe® PDF file).

Time Commitment

Design Online consists of over 300 lessons and may take as long as 40 hours to complete, depending on the student's background. Each classroom course is three days long, eight hours per day, plus three hours of evening work. Students should be prepared to work in the evenings of the first two days of class when attending these courses.







 Design School Online



Note: InfoComm members may apply EduBucks toward up to 100% of course tuition for online courses.

Design School Overview

Design School Level 1: The Principles of Applied AV Design
Design School Level 2: Facilities Design
Design School Level 3: Systems Design


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