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InfoComm Today Podcast: Day 3 at InfoComm 2015 Orlando

We're on the show floor at InfoComm 2015 in Orlando! And two of the four panelists are from newly-awarded AV Providers of Excellence (APEx). Join Scott Walker, CTS-D, CEO of Waveguide Consulting; Erin Bolton, Chair of the Women of InfoComm Council; Rich Kowalske, CTS-D, CTS-I, Chair of the InfoComm Certification Committee; and Kelly Perkins, CTS, Marketing and Communications Manager at AVI Systems, as they discuss what they're up to at the big show. Listen now.

  • Type: Podcasts
  • Topic: AV Industry; Best Practices; Certification
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  June 2015
  • Language: English

InfoComm Today Podcast: Integrator Roundtable

Hear what happens when you get three CTS-I holders on the line. Join Marcus Gish, CTS-I, Lead Installer at VisionPoint; Travis Lisk, CTS-I, Vice President of Technical Operations at Advanced AV; and Bill Thomas, CTS-I, Director of International Education at InfoComm as they talk about what going digital has meant for integrators and what each is looking forward to at InfoComm 2015. Among other things, all three are teaching three-day prep classes at the show.

  • Type: Podcasts
  • Topic: Certification; Installation; Networked AV Systems
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Installers; Integrators
  • Publication Date:  April 2015
  • Language: English

InfoComm Today Podcast: Open Mic!

A fast and furious discussion of technology issues, from net neutrality to InfoComm 2015, USB to the cloud, iPad control systems to CTS certification. Catch up on trends with Rachel Bradshaw, InfoComm’s Director of Education Program Development; Joe Cornwall, CTS-D, Technology Evangelist at Legrand and 2014 InfoComm Educator of the Year; Josh Srago, CTS, Manager of Audio Visual Engineering at Integrated Communication Systems and member of the InfoComm Certification Committee; and Steve Greenblatt, CTS, President of Control Concepts.

  • Type: Podcasts
  • Topic: AV Equipment; AV Industry; Certification; Networked AV Systems
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  March 2015
  • Language: English

The Perfect Path: How One Young Professional Found a Career in AV

Chances are you know a young AV professional such as Travis Hopkins, who hails from Washington, D.C. In fact, your story of arriving in the AV industry full of passion may be a lot like his. Read this special feature about a young man’s journey to find his calling in AV and ask yourself if you can help someone like Travis become the future of our industry.

  • Type: Article, Report or Whitepaper
  • Topic: AV Industry; Business and Management; Certification
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  February 2015
  • Language: English

The Phased Approach to AV Design

When you design an AV system, the idea is to streamline the process and ensure the system delivers on the customer’s expectations. Does your AV design go through these phases?

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  • Type: Article, Report or Whitepaper
  • Topic: Best Practices; Certification; Design
  • Audience: Consultants; Designers; Integrators
  • Publication Date:  February 2015
  • Language: English

InfoComm Glossary

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: Audio; AV Equipment; AV Industry; Best Practices; Building Information Modeling (BIM); Business and Management; Certification; Conferencing; Control Systems; Design; Digital Signage; Display; Education; Installation; Lighting; Live Events; Marketing and Sales; Networked AV Systems; Project Management; Secure AV; Standards; Sustainable AV; Video
  • Audience: All AV Professionals; Designers
  • Publication Date:  January 2015
  • Language: English

Certification Renewal Handbook

Certification renewal program guidelines and requirements for all levels of Certified Technology Specialists™ (CTS®).

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals
  • Publication Date:  September 2014
  • Language: English

CTS Candidate Handbook (Includes Application)

Valuable information about the testing process and a copy of the CTS exam application.

  • Type: Book; Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  September 2014
  • Language: English

CTS-D Candidate Handbook (Includes Application)

Valuable information about the testing process and a copy of the CTS-D exam application.

  • Type: Book; Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Designers
  • Publication Date:  September 2014
  • Language: English

CTS-I Candidate Handbook (Includes Application)

Valuable information about the testing process and a copy of the CTS-I exam application.

  • Type: Book; Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Installers
  • Publication Date:  September 2014
  • Language: English

CTS Job Task Analysis

Discover the core knowledge areas, critical work functions and skills that are common across the representative sampling of current practitioners or job incumbants for the CTS certification.

  • Type: Resources
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  April 2014
  • Language: English

CTS-D Exam Content Outline

Learn specifics about the CTS-D Exam with this content outline including areas of knowledge and their representation in the exam.

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: Certification; Exam Prep
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Designers
  • Publication Date:  April 2014
  • Language: English

CTS-D Job Task Analysis

Discover the core knowledge areas, critical work functions and skills that are common across the representative sampling of current practitioners or job incumbants for the CTS-D certification.

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  April 2014
  • Language: English

CTS-I Exam Content Outline

Learn specifics about the CTS-I Exam with this content outline including areas of knowledge and their repretation in the exam.

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: Certification; Exam Prep
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Installers
  • Publication Date:  April 2014
  • Language: English

CTS-I Job Task Analysis

Discover the core knowledge areas, critical work functions and skills that are common across the representative sampling of current practitioners or job incumbants for the CTS-I certification.

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: AV Industry; Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Installers
  • Publication Date:  April 2014
  • Language: English

CTS Exam Content Outline

Learn specifics about the CTS Exam with this content outline including areas of knowledge and their representation in the exam.

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: Certification; Exam Prep
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  April 2014
  • Language: English

InfoComm Today Podcast: AV's Generation Next

How does the pro-AV industry attract and educate the next generation of audiovisual designers, engineers, installers, operators, and more? The InfoComm Board of Directors has made workforce development part of its latest strategic plan. Join Jeremy Caldera, CTS®-D, CTS-I of Zdi Inc.; Barry Goldin, CTS, of Unified AV Systems; and Sarah Joyce of Electrosonic as they share their thoughts on apprenticeship, scholarships, AV curricula and more.

  • Type: Podcasts
  • Topic: AV Industry; Certification; Education
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  September 2013
  • Language: English

AV Freelancers Face Training Challenges

Many live events and other AV professionals came into the industry through a side door. They went to a school to study graphics design, or TV production or some other specialty. There was a time these important AV technicians learned on the job, but today, is that enough to build a trained network of independent service providers?

  • Type: Article, Report or Whitepaper
  • Topic: AV Industry; Certification; Education; Installation; Live Events
  • Audience: Installers; Integrators; Live Events Professionals; Students
  • Publication Date:  July 2013
  • Language: English

CTS-I Reinstatement Application

Application for a CTS-I exam reinstatement.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Installers
  • Publication Date:  July 2013
  • Language: English

InfoComm Today Podcast: AV, IT and Changes to the CTS

InfoComm’s Brad Grimes and K2 Audio’s Rodrigo Ordonez, CTS-D®, discuss how IT is changing the way AV systems are designed. InfoComm Senior Vice President Melissa Taggart and Curriculum Development Manager Rachel Bradshaw talk about how networking affects the Certified Technology Specialist™ credential.

  • Type: Podcasts
  • Topic: Certification; Networked AV Systems
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date:  February 2013
  • Language: English

CTS Renewal Application

Renewal application for all CTS designations.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals
  • Publication Date:  May 2012
  • Language: English

Live Events Training Q&A: Andre LeJuene, InfoComm International

We asked Andre LeJeune, CTS®, how training for live events has evolved over the years and how the industry itself has changed.

  • Type: Article, Report or Whitepaper
  • Topic: Certification; InfoComm Products and Services; Live Events
  • Audience: Live Events Professionals
  • Publication Date:  February 2012
  • Language: English

CTS Exam Application

Application for general CTS exam.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS Exam Application (Online Version)

Submit your application online to take the CTS Exam.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS Exam Documentation of Disability Needs Form

Application for disability-related needs for testing accommodations.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS Exam Retest Application

Application for a general CTS exam retest.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS Renewal Application (Online Version)

Online version of renewal application for all CTS designations.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS-D Exam Application

Application for the CTS-D exam.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Designers
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS-D Exam Retest Application

Application for a CTS-D exam retest.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Designers
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS-D Reinstatement Application

Application for a CTS-D exam reinstatement.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Designers
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS-I Exam Application

Application for the CTS-I exam.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Installers
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS-I Exam Retest Application

Application for a CTS-I exam retest.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: AV Industry; Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Installers
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

CTS Reinstatement Application

Application for the general CTS exam reinstatement.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

Duplicate Certificate Order Form

Application to obtain a new or replacement certificate.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

Professional Discipline Complaint Form

Form used to file a formal complaint for professional misconduct.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: 
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

Recognized Courses for CTS-I Eligibility

Understand the options for eligibility verification for each of the six skill-related areas as listed in the CTS®-I Candidate Handbook with this document.

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals; Installers
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

Renewal Unit (RU) Provider Handbook

Renewal Unit (RU) provider program guidelines and requirements for all levels of Certified Technology Specialists™ (CTS).

  • Type: Book; Guide or Template
  • Topic: AV Industry; Certification
  • Audience: 
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

Scaled Scoring FAQ

Understand the CTS® and CTS®-I scaled exam scoring procedure with this document.

  • Type: Guide or Template
  • Topic: Certification; Exam Prep
  • Audience: All AV Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English

Verifiers List for CTS-I Eligibility

Eligibility verification list for the CTS-I exam.

  • Type: Form or Application
  • Topic: Certification
  • Audience: CTS Professionals
  • Publication Date: 
  • Language: English
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