Installation 1: System Fabrication

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Type: Classroom or Live

Track: Installer

Language: English

CTS RU: 24

CTS-D RU: 24

CTS-I RU: 24

Get the knowledge base you need to build a new AV system. If you want to learn how to properly install AV systems with hands-on, workshop style instruction, this course is for you. Uncover best practices for optimal cable termination, rack building, mounting, and more.

"System Fabrication has something for everyone in the AV industry, not just technicians. Now, I'm happy to be able to take clients behind the scenes and show them the detail that we put into our work and its value."
— Travis Honeycutt, CTS-I, Technical Innovation LLC


Anyone who works on the AV system before its initial power-up, including:

  • Installation technicians
  • Systems integrators
  • Others professionals who handle or oversee systems integration

    Students are strongly encouraged to complete AV Math Online, Introduction to Installation Online, and Elements of System Fabrication Online before taking this course.


    This three-day course is eight hours per day. Additional evening work may be required. This course focuses on teaching step-by-step methods and best practices for essential installation skills.

    During this course you will:

    • Learn to perform a site survey
    • Create common terminations using industry best practices
    • Test and pull cables
    • Build an equipment rack according to a given design
    • Wire a rack using proper bend radius and signal separation
    • Correctly manage heat load and weight distribution within a rack
    • Mount equipment
    • Explore working with fiber optic, CAT 6A, SDI and HDMI connections



      Elements of Setup and Verification Online

      You may also consider Installation 2: Setup and Verification classroom course for further hands-on, practical experience.

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