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Why You Might Thank Metallica for Your Next Trained Technician

Iconic heavy-metal band Metallica donates $1M to fund workforce education initiatives for technical education in 10 local community colleges.

Jason Knott · February 01, 2019

ESPA Trainees Up 240%; New Classes Launched

EST courses at post-secondary schools are on the rise, along with new delivery models including hybrid IT/EST training programs.

CE Pro Editors · October 31, 2018

First Female Graduate of Maverick Technical Institute Always ‘Curious about Home Automation’

Amy Gordon, Maverick Technical Institute’s first female graduate of its accredited low-voltage training program, cites ‘hard work’ and ‘attention to detail’ as key attributes.

Jason Knott · April 06, 2018

4 Network Troubleshooting Lessons for Newbie Installers

Technicians should connect/disconnect one device at a time, trust your instincts, use manufacturer tech support and hone your speed so your labor becomes a profit center for your integrator/employer.

Jason Knott · March 23, 2018

Nortek Security & Control Offers Training Program for Installers

NSC has created a training program that includes on-site education events, webinars, and five training modules.

CE Pro Editors · March 07, 2018

Elan Opens New Dallas Training Center

Elan Training Center in Dallas holds two-and-a-half-day programs to design, install and maintain Elan control solutions.

CE Pro Editors · November 15, 2017

Control4, Pakedge Launch Most Ambitious Network-Certification Program Yet

Introduced at CEDIA 2017, New Pakedge Certified Network Administrator (PCNA) training program forces technicians to program and live with their own networking gear – nice for Control4 dealers but awesome for the smart-home industry.

Julie Jacobson · September 19, 2017

How Integrators Can Reap Rewards of IoT

Anixter execs offer integrators advice on how to capitalize from IoT trend through maintenance contracts and understanding product life cycles.

Lisa Montgomery · August 25, 2017

How to Write an AV Control App

New website called LearnAVProgramming.com shows integrators how to offer more services with modern technology.

Advertorial · August 23, 2017

CEDIA Q&A: Control4 to Host Dealer Training on Home Automation, Networking, Multiroom Audio

Control4, Pakedge and Triad Speakers dealers should check out this list of Control4’s dealer training sessions scheduled for Friday, Sept. 8 in San Diego during CEDIA 2017.

CE Pro Editors · August 21, 2017