Get the Training to Move Your Skills and Business Forward at CEDIA 2016

Learn the ropes and wrangle in prizes. Space is limited, register now.

We are less than a month away from CEDIA, your best chance each year to see new products and learn what’s new in custom installation. If you haven’t scheduled time in manufacturer-sponsored trainings, now is the time before space fills up.

Core Brands is delivering a comprehensive set of training seminars designed specifically to help custom integrators build their knowledge base in a way that leads to better results for clients. Topics will explore innovations in residential technology, such as 4K video, rack-mount power management, HDMI distribution, Dolby Atmos surround audio applications, and more. Did we mention prizes? Yup. There will be prizes.

“Obviously CEDIA is the ideal time for us to meet with dealers in group sessions to demonstrate not just Core Brands’ connected home solutions, but to help dealers understand and master new technologies and opportunities,” said Core Brands National Training Director, Jesse Coyer. “Whether you’re a long time Core Brands partner or new with us, you’ll be sure to get something out of any session.”

Technical experts from Core Brands will be hosting nine training sessions on Wednesday, September 14, and Friday, September 16 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center. Not registered yet, visit for information. Of course, Core Brands products and integrator solutions will be on display at the show. Check us out at Booth #4100. Here’s a quick rundown of our training schedule, complete with class numbers.



Wednesday, September 14


Just How Connected Can Your Home Be?

9:00am – 10:00am (class MPTCB001-3)

Strengthen your application approach while learning how Core Brands innovations and control-centric platforms deliver the ultimate connected home solutions, whether you start with control, audio or a foundation of power.


Niles Auriel – One Touch to Control

10:30am – 11:30am (class: MPTNI003-1)

The new Niles Auriel whole home audio controller now features built-in audio streaming, PLUS lighting and climate control. Learn how the Auriel Wizard simplifies configuration down to minutes. This is one you won’t want to miss.


Sunfire – Workin’ the Bass!

1:00pm – 2:00pm (class: MPTSU001-3)

See why this is always one of our most popular trainings. Learn to increase sales and profit by adding subwoofers to your home theater and multi-room audio projects. Does subwoofer placement really matter? You bet. Come learn how it’s done.


Know Watt’s Up and Watt’s New!

2:30pm – 3:30pm (class: MPTPM004-2)

No one has the history of power protection and conditioning breakthroughs of Panamax and Furman. Learn how to maximize system performance, longevity and reliability, and maximize customer satisfaction with IP-controlled remote energy management.


ELAN UltraMatrix: Your A/V Foundation

4:00pm – 5:00pm (class: MPTEL005-1)

The ELAN UltraMatrix Audio/HDMI Switchers route any input to any output, saving time and money while making complex jobs simple to install and configure. Join us to learn firsthand what the UltraMatrix series of controllers can do for your customers.


Friday, September 16


Video Synergy with Gefen

9:00am – 10:00am (class: MPTGE001-1)

Whether sending HDMI video to two TVs or to more than 25,000 TVs, Gefen video switchers make it happen. Come learn how they can your HDMI distribution needs, no matter how small or how large the project.


Outdoor Audio: Doing it Right

10:30am – 11:30am (class: MPTNI002-4)

Learn how a properly designed outdoor audio system can create an oasis for your customers, while increasing your profits. Can you say “enviable oasis?”


Gefen and ELAN Present: 4K and Beyond

1:00pm – 2:00pm (class: MPTGE002-1)

Learn about 4K and the future of HDMI distribution in the residential and light commercial markets.


Dolby Atmos® & AIM Series 2: Surround Yourself

2:30pm – 3:30pm (class: MPTSC005-1)

Learn about object-based surround audio, particularly Dolby Atmos applications and how they help you deliver the best possible home theater experiences. It’s easier than you think, especially with the right speakers.


Learn more at the Core Brands Dealer Portal