- What's Included
By taking an online class, you'll be able to learn from the comfort of your home office. When you sign up for the Whole-House Audio Online Course, you'll receive a printed course guide and a quick-reference guide, a field guide covering technical terms and definitions. You'll be able to access the online course for three months by using your assigned user ID and password. Students should be familiar with the operation of a basic stereo system and have basic knowledge of structured wiring. A Structured Wiring Online Course is also available.
Whole-House Audio is an 11-part training session that goes into depth regarding source electronics, control electronics and speakers, along with the necessary wiring schematics to tie the system together. Students are taught the basic physics of sound and acoustics, and special attention is paid to component selection based on calculated performance requirements and homeowner specifications for both indoor and outdoor applications.
Both new-construction and retrofit installations are considered, with a clear process outlined for each situation, along with important safety considerations, standards, and codes that must be followed during installation. Finally, testing and troubleshooting methodologies are provided to ensure a successful installation. Special in-depth articles provide deeper background and technical information on critical topics, and project management tips coach installers on good management practices. The course includes informative text, detailed color diagrams, and engaging case studies. A certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the online course.
If you're just getting started in residential technologies, a 2-hour online course is available to introduce you to structured wiring, networking, and integrated control. When you're ready to continue your education, in-depth online classes are also available in home networking, residential lighting and residential communication.
Bedrock Product No.: BL-oc-AUDIO Course Length: 6 hours
- Course guide
- Quick reference
- Course completion certificate
- Course guide