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Bedrock Learning and d a v i d Partner to Offer Educational Workshops for Custom Installation Professionals

Custom electronics installers throughout the Northeastern U.S. are invited to attend a series of one-day workshops designed to educate technicians, installation companies, manufacturers and newcomers to the industry learn on topics such home networking and project management. The interactive events, hosted by d a v i d (Digital Audio Video Integration Distributors) at its Westbury, N.Y. and Pine Brook, N.J. branches, will utilize comprehensive materials developed by Bedrock Learning, a globally recognized leader in residential technology training and business support products.

As a special offer, Bedrock Learning and d a v i d will offer one free corresponding online course from Bedrock Learning to those who register for the live training in advance.

The intense eight-hour sessions will share knowledge and field management tips from industry veterans and business experts to equip attendees with the insight necessary to increase profitability. In addition, the courses are certified as Continuing Education Units (CEU) for CEDIA, InfoComm and NBFAA. All workshops help prepare for certification through leading industry organizations, including the CEA-CompTIA Digital Home Technology Integrator (DHTI+) Certification.

Bedrock Learning is currently offering these full-day workshops at the d a v i d locations:

Project Management
Interactive workshop teaches the skills necessary for any installation company to implement a successful project management system with proven processes and documentation.
• October 29, 2009 at 750 Shames Drive, Westbury, N.Y.

Home Networking
Designed specifically for residential technology technicians, this intensive workshop covers the capabilities, benefits and components of home networks for sharing computers, controlling and providing entertainment and Internet access.
• October 30, 2009 in Westbury, N.Y.
• November 17, 2009 at 20 Chapin Road, Unit 1002, Pine Brook, N.J.

CEA-CompTIA DHTI+ Certification Preparation
Assumes core competencies and is an intense review of Networking, Audio/Video, Telephone/VoIP, Security and Surveillance, Home Control Management, Documentation and Troubleshooting to prepare for certification by CompTIA.
• November 18, 2009 in Westbury, N.Y.

“These workshops equip attendees, including custom installers and those looking to learn more about the custom installation industry, with the best practices in the field and in businesses management,? said Bedrock Learning President Helen Heneveld. “In addition to strengthening their skill set, attendees also have the unique opportunity for personal attention and interaction in the small class size format.?

The courses include workbooks, handouts, CD with applicable standardized forms, sample materials, lunch and a Certificate of Completion. To ensure quality instruction, each workshop size is limited to the first 25 registered attendees.

Additional courses from Bedrock Learning are available online and can be purchased directly through d a v i d at http://www.meetdavid.com.

For more information or to register for upcoming workshops, visit http://www.bedrocklearning.com/workshops.htm.

Talking Points:
• Custom electronics installers in the Northeast area are invited to attend a series of one-day workshops designed to help custom installers, installation companies, manufacturers and newcomers to the industry.
• Hosted by d a v i d (Digital Audio Video Integration Distributors) at its Westbury, N.Y. and Pine Brook, N.J. branches, will utilize comprehensive materials developed by Bedrock Learning.
• As a special offer, Bedrock Learning and d a v i d will offer those who register in advance for the live training one free corresponding online course from Bedrock Learning.

About d a v i d
d a v i d (Digital Audio Video Integration Distributors) offers dealers and professional installers the finest in custom audio/video solutions, extensive training opportunities, business management support and unequaled customer service and technical support. Ensuring just-in-time delivery at the jobsite or office, d a v i d’s fully-stocked and up-to-date product assortment offers custom installation experts the latest technologies from today’s leading manufacturers. With locations in Westbury, N.Y. and Pine Brook, N.J., each d a v i d branch features a fully-functional showroom which dealers can utilize for product demonstrations to their clients. Both d a v i d branches also feature training centers where professional installers can receive hands-on training and attend seminars designed to help them better manage and grow their businesses. For more information on d a v i d, visit http://www.meetdavid.com.

About Bedrock Learning
Bedrock Learning, Inc. provides foundational training specifically for the residential technologies industry. Through live workshops, and online courses with convenient 24/7 access, students have access to comprehensive training. Printed books and materials, along with business support tools are also available. Students completing online courses or approved workshops can earn CEUs from organizations such as CEDIA, infoComm, and NBFAA. Custom curriculum and online training/hosting are also offered by Bedrock Learning. Visit http://www.bedrocklearning.com, or call 616-355-1418 to learn more.

Bedrock Learning Contact
Helen Heneveld
Bedrock Learning
Email: helen@bedrocklearning.com
Phone: 616-355-1418

d a v i d Contact
Dave Silkin
Group President
david, llc/Digital Sales Group NY
Email: dsilkin@meetdavid.com
Phone: 516-693-0200

Press Contact
Scott Moody
PR Account Supervisor
Marketing Matters
Email: scott@marketingmatters.net
Phone: 954-925-1511

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