Get a deeper understanding of real-world AV activities and developing AV solutions. This One-Day AVIXA™ CTS Prep Workshop is ideal for those who study to sit their Certified Technology Specialist™ (CTS®) exam, as well as recommended for AV sales or consulting professionals wanting to learn more about pre-design documentation for AV projects. It is also relevant to anyone preparing for their CTS®-D exam. This workshop module is based on theory from the AVIXA CTS Prep Online course and offers plenty of opportunities for hands-on activities. Workshop curriculum will focus on the program phase and associated project management techniques applied within AV projects.

Curriculum & Learning Outcome

This workshop will be instructor-led and have participants work together in small groups. You will be taught in this workshop how to:

  • gather information about a prospective AV project
  • conduct a needs analysis, site survey and a mock benchmarking visit
  • produce a document detailing changes required to the site
  • plan a scope of works
  • create a programme report
  • write a work breakdown statement
  • create a Gantt chart 


It is strongly recommended that students prepare for this workshop by completing or at minimum studying the CTS Prep Online course (free of charge to all Elite and Premium members).

Registration & Course Fees

To enquire about registration, please contact Sue Gage, Oceania Program Coordinator at sgage@avixa.org.

List / Basic Members: AUD 300
Premium Members: AUD 225
Elite Members: AUD 195


Rod Brown

Rod Brown, CTS-D, CTS-I
Volunteer Instructor, AVIXA

Before “retiring” from AVIXA as the Regional Director for Oceania in 2017, Rod Brown, CTS-D, CTS-I has taught InfoComm University courses, presented seminars at industry events, delivered AV education webinars, and worked on the creation of new and updated learning content.

Prior to joining InfoComm, Rod was a sound and audiovisual communications consultant based in Melbourne, Australia. His company had clients in the corporate, education, entertainment, legislative, transportation, and worship areas in Australia and internationally. The foundation to Rod's expertise, particularly at a practical level, derives from his extensive experience in broadcast television, live theatre, concerts, and cinema.


Event Information

24 April 2020

Live Training