If you’re a member of the Electrical Contractors Association (ECA), you can now claim a discount for a number of CEDIA training courses. CEDIA offers a number of courses and opportunities suitable for electrical contractors who are either home technology novices or more experienced AV professionals.

ECA members can receive a discount on all individual training courses on CEDIA’s City & Guilds Smart Home Technician Track, excluding certification exams. In total, members can access the twelve training courses, including the CEDIA Boot Camp, ESC Technical School and Networking schools for a discount rate of £2,519.10 (+ VAT).

“With new technology, unfamiliar terminology and specialist skills, training is an essential step for those electrical contractors who are looking to enter the home technology industry”, says Matt Nimmons, Managing Director of CEDIA EMEA. “Recognised by City & Guilds, ECA members who complete CEDIA’s Smart Home Technician programme will be instantly acknowledged as skilled professionals in smart home technology across the globe. Not only will this increase an electrical contractor’s proficiency within the home technology industry, but will also make business opportunities in countries such as India, South Africa and UAE, where there is an ever growing interest in smart home technology, more viable and obtainable.”

For beginners wanting to discover more about the home technology industry, the CEDIA Boot Camp includes a number of foundation courses, such as Essential Technical and Personal Skills for Installers and Rack Building and Wiring Fundamentals. For those already working in the home technology market, CEDIA’s Smart Home Technician Track includes more detailed courses such as Advanced Residential Networking.

CEDIA currently represents 3,700 member companies that represent every facet of the ever-evolving technology market.

More details on the courses, career pathways and training that CEDIA has to offer and how they can benefit electrical contractors, are available in the downloadable Training and Curriculum Guide at www.cediaeducation.com/curriculum-guide.

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