CTS Prep Virtual Classroom

CTS Prep can help ease your nerves and boost your confidence before you take the CTS® exam. Through this course, you will practice your test-taking skills and focus on specific areas of AV design you need to focus your study time.

Who Should Take This Course

  • People who are preparing for AVIXA’s Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) credential


It is strongly recommended that students complete Essentials of AV Technology or pass the AVIXA-Recognized AV Technologist Test before taking CTS Prep.

Access to AV Math for Design Online is included with this course for extra preparation in AV math.

The CTS Exam Guide is also a recommended study resource.

Course Features

You'll meet online for four weeks. Your instructor will deliver live lectures on Mondays and Thursdays and you'll have access to recorded presentations. Then, you'll complete online reading and assessments to round off your exam preparation.

In this course you will:

  • Review exam content areas including creating, operating, and servicing AV solutions as well as conducting management activities
  • Explore the CTS exam format
  • Learn test-taking strategies and what to expect the day of the exam
  • Study with the help of industry experts

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Course Fees

  • List/Basic: $399
  • Premium: $339
  • Elite: $299

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chrissyspurlock (1)Chrissy Spurlock, CTS
Chrissy comes to AVIXA with 10 years of experience in the audiovisual world. Focused first in broadcast TV gigs and live event production, then in LED signal processing, operation, and design, and next in signal processing for high-end video presentation systems. Chrissy is known to bring a lot of energy to the stage with her unique way of teaching. Her love of AV technology comes from the baby years of helping build computers and from a desire to unravel the mystery of a TV signal. She stays grounded by spending time in the outdoors with her husband, riding all the horses, and spending quality time with good friends.

Important Note

  • Completion of this program in no way guarantees that you will pass the CTS exam, nor will this program cover all the topics listed in the test outline.
  • By registering for this course, you are not signing up for the CTS exam. The CTS exam must be applied for, paid for and then scheduled separately at a Pearson VUE Testing Center.
  • Please refer to the CTS Candidate Handbook or avixa.org/cts for details

Event Information

07-01 May 2020

Online Training