Extron Control Professional Certification Program
Unleash the Power of Global Configurator Professional for Advanced Control Systems
The Extron Control Professional certification program is designed to prepare individuals to successfully deploy and maintain customized AV control systems that are built using Extron Pro Series control products and Extron Global Configurator® Professional software. Global Configurator Professional is an ideal configuration tool for larger, more sophisticated AV control systems where multiple control processors, enhanced functionality, and advanced configuration are necessary. Students can expect a challenging series of education modules focused on sophisticated control system design concepts, advanced configuration techniques, and troubleshooting.
The course will also allow individuals to create custom control interfaces with GUI Designer software. Students who successfully complete the Extron Control Professional - ECP program will be prepared to deploy and manage customized Extron Pro Series control systems that are fully-equipped to handle all of the evolving complexities of today’s AV system designs.
In the highly competitive AV industry, education, training, and certification are important to the success of both individuals and companies. Like a professional license, certification instills confidence through reliable evidence of a critical set of knowledge and skills. Acquired fluency and expertise in any field saves valuable time and money, and ensures a higher level of customer service and satisfaction.
The Extron certification program is for AV professionals who wish to advance their knowledge of AV system technology, design, and configuration. The program consists of online and instructor-led training components and allows system integrators, installers, and consultants an opportunity to learn new skills, validate their skills, and gain a better understanding of the latest technologies and solutions.
This program is ideal for advanced users or control system programmers who understand the complexities of more sophisticated systems. A background of 2-5 years of AV control system design, programming, and installation experience is recommended.
There are no education prerequisites. A strong working knowledge of AV control system design, programming, as well as Extron Global Configurator Plus and GUI Designer is recommended. Successful completion of the Extron AV Associate certification program is also recommended.
The Extron Control Professional School is available through instructor-led training. To achieve certification, students who complete the course must also pass an Extron-proctored hands-on exam.
The Extron Control Professional certification program is a three-day course that consists of the following general categories:
- Learn Global Configurator Professional software, and how to take advantage of the advanced features for more complex system designs
- Sophisticated control system design concepts and advanced configuration techniques
- Create custom control interfaces using GUI Designer software, plus GUI design best practices
- Validate complex Pro Series control systems in multiple AV environments using acquired knowledge of installation, configuration, and commissioning principles
How Can I Get Started?
To request enrollment into the Control Professional certification program, contact your Extron Support Representative.
Continuing Education Units
The Extron Control Professional certification program contributes to Continuing Education Units - CEUs for a variety of established industry organizations, including AVIXA and BICSI.
To add the MediaLink designation (ECS-M) to your existing certification, complete the free MediaLink Plus Controller Configuration Principles online training course: www.extron.com/avp.
ECP Introduction Video
Become an Extron Certified Control Professional
As an Extron Insider, request enrollment into the Control Professional certification program:
If you have any further questions about the program, please contact your Extron Customer Support Representative.