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Basic Residential Boot Camp

This boot camp covers a wide variety of topics, including cable and connector fundamentals; residential codes, standards, and jobsite safety; distributed audio and video in the home; and jobsite professionalism. It provides comprehensive training for anyone new to the custom residential electronic systems industry.



Schedule Schedule
Starts 3/12/2018
Ends 3/14/2018
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CEDIA Training Facility
7150 Winton Drive, Suite 200
Indianapolis, IN 46268

Regular Price: $1,100
CEDIA Member Price: $850

Save $100 when you register by February 19, 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. No refunds are available.

Montgomery G.I. Benefits may be applied to the Basic Residential 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. The Home Theater Boot Camp immediately follows on March 15-17, 2018

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

Your Role and Industry Overview
Basic Electricity
Cable Characteristics
What an Integrator Does
The Prewire Phase
Lab Exercise 1 – Documentation Review and Jobsite Label Creation
Lab Exercise 2 – Jobsite Walk-through and Rough-in Box Installation
Day Two

Electrical and Jobsite Safety
Construction Methods
Cabling Practices
Lab Exercise 3 – Run the Cabling
Lab Exercise 4 – Prewire Final Check
The Trim-out Phase: Cable Termination
Lab Exercise 5 – Cable Termination
Day Three

Retrofit Installation
Lab Exercise 6 – Retrofit Installation
Cable Testing
Lab Exercise 7 – Verification Testing
Trim-out and System Configuration
Lab Exercise 8 – Finishing Trim-out and System Configuration
The Final Phase and Wrap-up

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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