Boot Camp, Mumbai

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Date: Dec 05, 2017 - Dec 07, 2017

Location: Mumbai, India

This comprehensive hands-on course is taught by CEDIA Certified Instructor, Geoff Meads, and will be delivered in Hindi via a translator.

New to the industry? Acquire the vital knowledge and skills necessary to get started in the residential electronic systems industry with CEDIA’s Boot Camp.

The course will provide attendees with the skills required to build a foundation for a successful career as a technician, designer, or even business owner within the home technology industry.

As a business owner, this is the ideal first course for new employees. The courses will provide the knowledge and skillset required to be a useful member of the installation team from day one.

Day 1 - Cables, Connectivity and Structured Wiring Workshop

The need for a proper cabling infrastructure is essential in any custom installation project. This workshop will show attendees the various cables and connectors used in integrated residential systems, and demonstrate how to build a future-ready wiring environment.

Topics covered include:

  • Recognising the various cables and connectors
  • How various cables and connectors are used
  • Recommended connector termination methods
  • Practical exercises with various cables and connectors
  • The basics of structured cabling systems
  • Using patch panels and wall-plate modules
  • Basic testing methods for structured cabling

Day 2 - Audio, Video and RF Systems for Installers

For many installers audio and video represent a large percentage of each project. This course brings together these fascinating topics to deliver the ideal grounding for installers of up-to-date home entertainment.

Topics covered include:

  • Display functions and technologies
  • Interlaced vs. progressive pictures
  • Video scaling
  • Dynamic range considerations
  • Loudspeaker varieties
  • Sound processing and amplification
  • The RF spectrum
  • Frequency and wavelength relationships
  • RF system components
  • RF distribution methods
  • Basic RF system design

Day 3 – Rack Building and Wiring Fundamentals

This course will provide attendees with the clear, structural methodology required for rack building from planning through to future servicing. 

Topics covered include:

  • Rack elevations, kit spacing and ventilation
  • Best practices for loading and kit spacing including ventilation of racks
  • Cable tray, rear rack strip and lacing bars
  • Tails, rear panels and hardwiring
  • Cable and signal paths
  • Service loops and cable lay
  • Cable ties - tightness, flush cut, spacing and flow
  • Lacing pre-made cables

Spaces Available: 15

Booking options:
(CEDIA members only)

Cost:200.00 GBP

Non-member price

Cost:325.00 GBP

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