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Home Theater Boot Camp

Home Theater Boot Camp is an advanced, three-day session that provides a comprehensive overview of the home theater installation process from installation to calibration. Several hours of hands-on lab activities are included. Students will mount and install components including wire management, install and mount a flat panel television and projector, properly place and connect speakers and subwoofers, hang acoustic treatments, and calibrate audio and video.

The boot camp focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary to properly install, setup, and calibrate a custom home theater or media room system.

Participants should already have a basic knowledge of the home theater concept and the equipment needed to deliver the cinema experience.

Regular Price: $1,200
CEDIA Member Price: $950
Early bird and quantity discounts available!

Select a class from the schedule below for more details and to register.

Schedule Schedule
Starts 3/15/2018
Ends 3/17/2018
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CEDIA Training Facility
7150 Winton Drive, Suite 200
Indianapolis, IN 46268

Regular Price: $1,200
CEDIA Member Price: $950


Save $100 when you register by February 22, 2018
Save 10%  if two or more individuals from the same company attend the same session! Call CEDIA Registration at 800.669.5329 ext. 123 for more information.
Cost includes three days of training, participant guide, a light breakfast, and lunch. Tools are provided during the lab portion of the curriculum.

Montgomery G.I. Benefits may be applied to the Home Theater Boot Camp registration fee.

Boot camp is held from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. each day. Please schedule your departing flights from Indianapolis on the third day to leave no earlier than 7:00 p.m.

Hotel Information
The Holiday Inn Express is close to the CEDIA Training Facility:

Holiday Inn Express
Indianapolis Park 100
7220 Woodland Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46278
(317) 290-1212
Rate: $95.95 per night – ask for the CEDIA rate

Hilton Garden Inn Northwest
Intech Business Park
6930 Intech Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN 46278
(317) 288-6060
Rate: $129 per night - ask for the CEDIA rate
Shuttle available to CEDIA upon availability


Day One

Audio Signals
Audio Equipment Fundamentals
Video Signals
Digital Video Cables
Anamorphic Aspect Ratios
The Third Dimension
Video Source Equipment
Equipment Installation
Lab Exercise 1 —  Rack A/V Component Installation
Day Two

Video Technologies
Display Installation
Lab Exercise 2 —  Speaker Location Verification and Display Installation, and Initial System Configuration and Testing
Performing Video Calibration
Lab Exercise 3 —  Basic Display Calibration
Day Three

Audio Calibration
Lab Exercise 4 —  Evaluation, Acoustical Treatment, and Audio Calibration
Lab Exercise 5 —  Peer Review

Cancellation Policy
Requests for cancellation must be made to CEDIA Registration at 800-669-5329 or . No refunds will be provided if the cancellation request is received less than seven (7) days prior to the training start date.


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