Smart Home Training

Smart home technician training

Enhance your service offering by providing more options for your customers to select. As a smart home technician, having advanced knowledge is key to servicing and delighting your customers.

Develop skills that will translate to your bottom line. These courses will enable you to expand your services and efficiency.

Our smart home courses are offered at a personalized level to give you the right amount of knowledge needed to create a competitive advantage and happy customers.

hours of online training video
in-person courses
annual live webcasts

Training Courses

Codeless Automation Tools

Many tasks in the home can be automated. Using task automation services like IFTTT, Zapier and Microsoft Flow, you can automate many routines and common activities in the home (and work).

In this course, you’ll learn everything you need to know to make your own triggers, create condition based workflows and integrations to automate the home.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand advantages and weaknesses of IFTTT, Zapier and Microsoft Flow
  • How to develop complex workflows
  • Integration to email, SMS and other communication products 
  • Needs analysis for enhanced productivity 

Home Theater  and HD Video

This course will provide attendees the skills and understanding to create an outstanding home theater experience.
You’ll be introduced to HDMI, baluns and HDBaseT, alongside the workings of IP delivered video.

Learning objectives:

  • Functions and use of the AV receiver
  • AV source configuring
  • System and component setup
  • Video displays, speaker systems
  • Audio and video calibration, HD video distribution
  • Designing, equipping and furnishing the home theater environment

Wired and Wireless Networking

This course will help you understand the Internet Protocol (IP). Its intended for beginners and anyone needing to develop their IP networking knowledge. Learn about residential networks and how to install and enhance them.

Learning objectives:

  • 7 layer Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model
  • Detailed instruction on layers 1-3 of the OSI Model
  • OSI model in network troubleshooting
  • Understanding network hardware
  • IP Addressing types, use and identification

Smart Home Control & Lighting Systems

This course will help smart home technicians and engineers learn integrating lighting control systems and lighting specific controls.


Learning objectives:

  • Lighting controls
  • Light dimming
  • Part L compliance
  • Basic heating and cooling
  • DIY solutions and trends