Did you know that Allen & Heath is an official AVIXA™ (InfoComm International) Renewal Unit (RU) Provider?  If you are one of the more than 9,000 professionals holding the Certified Technology Specialist credential, you can earn renewal units towards your certification by completing an Allen & Heath education program.

To obtain approval, RU programs must feature experienced instructors with clear evidence of qualifications in the session topic.  Each class must contain at least one relevant learning objective or industry-related purpose; relate to a specific exam topic area and exam level and conclude with an assessment tool to demonstrate participants have grasped the objectives.  These criteria are vigorously reviewed by AVIXA’s Certification Renewal Unit Committee.

Currently the following program can be completed for RUs:

dLive Certification Course: This course will provide students with a greater knowledge of engineering and mixing a live event or broadcast, as well as a broader understanding of IP connectivity and System Networking for 2 RUs.  At the end of this course the participants will be able to utilize the desk from Novice to Certified User.

“Allen & Heath has shown a commitment to bettering the audiovisual industry through the delivery of quality training that supports accreditation,” said David Labuskes, CTS, RCDD, Executive Director and CEO, AVIXA. “By fostering professional development, Allen & Heath has demonstrated its leadership and strong support of the industry.”

For additional information on class availability please contact your Excellence Marketing representative at (800) 913-9203.

About the Certified Technology Specialist Credential

AVIXA’s Certified Technology Specialist, Certified Technology Specialist –Design and Certified Technology Specialist – Installation are the only audiovisual certification programs accredited by the International Organization for Standardization’s (ISO) United States representative, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).  Accepted by the U.S. Veterans Administration for reimbursement under the Montgomery G.I. Bill, AVIXA certification programs are designed to establish and maintain widespread credibility for the audiovisual industry and the professionals who perform the work. AVIXA’s CTS, CTS-D, and CTS-I renew their credential every three years through continuing education. Each renewal candidate is required to attain 30 renewal units (RUs). To learn more about AVIXA and the Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) accreditations, visit avixa.org/training-certification.