10.12.14

HDBaseT education carries InfoComm CTS RUs

HDBaseT Alliance Installer Expert education programmes now provide CTS Renewal Units (RUs) after the group that promotes and advances the HDBaseT standard was named as an official InfoComm International RU Provider.

The Alliance satisfied InfoComm requirements regarding experienced instructors and evidence of qualifications to gain the approval.

Each class had to contain at least one relevant learning objective or industry-related purpose; relate to a specific exam topic area and exam level and conclude with an assessment tool to demonstrate participants have grasped the objectives.

The following programmess can be completed for RUs:

•The HDBaseT Installer Expert Program: This course looks at the principles of HDBaseT technology and main practical applications, including technology principles and architecture, installation do’s and don’t’s and best practices, product certification and interoperability, Spec 2.0, and a hands-on tutorial and demonstration, for 1.5 RUs

•The HDBaseT Online Installer Expert Program: This course looks at the principles of HDBaseT technology and main practical applications, including technology principles and architecture, installation do’s and don’t’s and best practices, product certification and interoperability, and Spec 2.0, for 1 RU

David Labuskes, executive director and CEO of InfoComm International, said: “The HDBaseT Alliance has shown a commitment to bettering the audiovisual industry through the delivery of quality training that supports accreditation.

“By fostering professional development, the HDBaseT Alliance has demonstrated its leadership and strong support of the industry.”

Ariel Sobelman, president of the HDBaseT Alliance, said: “The HDBaseT Installer Zone was created to provide installers and integrators in our industry with all resources related to HDBaseT technology.

“As such, the HDBaseT Installer Expert Program, both in person at industry’s events and online, is one step further in the goal of enriching professionals with unbiased, expert knowledge that will benefit the sector as a whole. It is an honor to be able to offer these professionals InfoComm Renewal Units upon completion of the courses.”