This book serves as a comprehensive body of knowledge covering the tasks and responsibilities of an Integrated Systems Technician (IST). Built around the IST Exam Blueprint as defined by subject matter experts, this book covers essential methods regarding the pre-wire (First Fix) and trim-out (Second Fix) phases of projects. Topics covered include: troubleshooting and verifying system functionality, following best mounting and installation practices, understanding the basic concepts of how audio, video, and communication and control devices work, and performing the basic configuration of various integrated systems and equipment. Topics such as these are just a few of the critical knowledge areas and skill sets addressed which are necessary to succeed in the rapidly growing technology integration industry. This book is designed to help individuals prepare for the CEDIA Integrated Systems Technician Exam and is also an ideal reference to accompany on-the-job training or more formal education programs.
Table of Contents: Click here to view the detailed table of contents and introduction pages.
- The Project Lifecycle
- Fundamentals of Sound and Audio
- Distributed Audio
- Video Imaging, Signals, and Displays
- Home Cinema Design and Installation
- Equipment Installation
- Security Alarm Surveillance and Access Control
- Lighting and Lighting Control
- Motorization in the Home
- Energy Monitoring and Management
- Power Quality and Conditioning
- Control Systems and User Interface
- Final Phase and System Commissioning
- Troubleshooting and Maintenance
- Retrofit Installation
- Business Fundamentals
- Your Career Systems Integration Industry
Use the Integrated Systems Technician book to get you or your team up-to-speed quickly – saving time and gaining the know-how they need to succeed.
The Integrated Systems Technician book is a soft-cover book with that includes color graphics, a full glossary, and practice questions at the end of each chapter. Published August 2021.
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