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Retrofit Installation (EST308)

Take the old and make it new. Learn the tools to master retrofit installations while minimizing impact to the house.

CEU Value: 3.0

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The purpose of this course is to explain the three P’s of retrofitting: planning, patience, and practice. This course will cover specific ways to address the challenges of installing equipment and cable in an existing home with various construction types. The course will also cover topics on the process for choosing the correct retrofitting tools for the job, an examination of a real world retrofit project, and the application of alternative retrofitting techniques.

This class focuses on specific tips and tools to address the challenges of installing equipment and cable in an existing home. Learn how to:

  • Plan a retrofitting project with minimal impact to a client’s home

  • Identify standard retrofitting tools; exploratory tools, tools for making holes, tools for making wall openings, and pushing & pulling tools

  • List the various construction types and building materials and their impact on the installation of equipment

  • Apply retrofitting techniques in different construction settings

This eCourse consists of an in-depth lecture of course content segmented in small, organized chunks and married with additional material. Types of material in this course include:

  • Quizzes

  • Comprehension activities

  • Interactive scenarios

  • Over 20 minutes of video from a retrofit project

A post-assessment test is included. At least a 70% is needed in order to receive CEUs.

After registering, this eCourse will be available for 90 days. To access, log in to and select My CEDIA then My Training.

Course Length: 3 hours

Regular Price: $140
CEDIA Member Price: $100


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