CEDIA University's Online Certification Program Now Available

E-learning offers accessible certification, reduces travel expenses

Indianapolis, Ind. -The Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association (CEDIA) has announced that CEDIA certification is now available online for the first time. In more than 50 locations across the United States, Installer I and Installer II Certifications exams are now offered online at secure, proctored facilities, giving students the option to earn certification closer to home. Testing is available by appointment through CEDIA University registration.


With this new e -learning component of CEDIA University, time away from the office and travel expenses are less of a challenge, said Margaret Sheehan, senior director of professional development. This will boost CEDIA's certification results as well as the reputation of its curriculum.

"This new program will also help companies raise the standard of excellence for their employees," Sheehan said. "Members will find their employees' performance and the resulting profits will increase considerably with CEDIA Certified Professionals. It is truly easier than ever to obtain the coveted CEDIA certifications and meet the new membership requirements"

With this new initiative, CEDIA University is further enhancing its industry -leading platform for instruction and learning. Online -certification demonstrates CEDIA's mission to advance the industry and assist members in growing their businesses and profits.

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 Electronics Systems Professionals 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 www.cedia.org.

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