CEDIA University Coming to Dallas June 7 -10

Residential electronic systems contractors gain credibility and increase profits by attending CEDIA University education and certification programs

INDIANAPOLIS (May 9, 2006) - When homeowners and builders have a choice between a contractor that has received reputable training and certification and one that has not, the choice is clear. Companies that make an investment in the education of their employees earn high returns in the form of credibility and increased profits.

The Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA) and its 3,000 member companies around the world specialize in the design and installation of home theaters and media rooms, home networks, home automation and communications systems, and whole -house entertainment systems.

CEDIA University education and certification is comprised of five curricula, providing best practices, information and skills for every employee in a residential electronic systems company designed and taught by the most experienced and successful professionals in the residential electronics systems industry. CEDIA University turns new employees into savvy professionals and prepares companies to compete for the high -dollar, high profile business in their areas.

Now, with CU On the Road events, CEDIA is bringing its quality education and certification programs to Dallas in June. The class sizes will be even smaller than usual and attendees have access to 16 classes over four days. Choose four courses for just $250, which is a savings of up to $150. The format of this event will focus on the Electronic Systems Designer (ESD) along with select Electronic Systems Technician (EST) classes. Certification reviews and exams, and full -day workshops will be offered as well.

2006 CU On the Road Schedule, Dallas
June 7 - 10, Dallas, TX
Radisson Hotel Dallas North at Richardson, Richardson, TX

For more information about CU On the Road, contact CEDIA at cuotr@cedia.org or call 800 -669 -5329 and visit the CEDIA website at http://www.cedia.org.

CEDIA is an international trade association of companies that specialize in designing and installing electronic systems for the home. The association was founded in September 1989 and has more than 3,000 member companies worldwide. CEDIA Members are established and insured businesses with bona fide qualifications and experience in this specialized field. CEDIA Members include residential electronic systems contractors who have emerged as the "fourth contractor" in the building and remodeling industries alongside electrical, plumbing, and HVAC professionals. For more information on CEDIA, visit the association's Web site at http://www.cedia.org.

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