CTSCertified Technology Specialist

A Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) performs general technology solution tasks by:

  • Creating, operating, and servicing AV solutions
  • Conducting AV management activities that provide for the best audiovisual resolutions of the client's needs, both on time and within budget.

You are not required to take any courses before you take the exam. In fact, if you have many years of AV experience, you might be ready to take the exam now.

Steps to Prepare and Apply

CTS Resources

The following materials are provided to help individuals understand all certification program requirements and to direct them to resources that may be useful in preparing for each certification examination.

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Certification is not a guarantee for performance by certified individuals. Certified Technology Specialist™ (CTS®) holders at all levels of certification have demonstrated audiovisual knowledge and/or skills. Certified individuals adhere to the CTS Code of Ethics and Conduct and maintain their status through continued education. Certification demonstrates commitment to professional growth in the audiovisual industry and is strongly supported by AVIXA.

All eligibility, application, score reports, special accommodation requests and general inquiries regarding AVIXA certification will be handled through the AVIXA Certification Office, with headquarters located in Fairfax, Va., U.S.A. Purchases of education, membership, or any other AVIXA services are not required to seek certification.

AVIXA
Attn. Certification Office
11242 Waples Mill Rd., Suite 200
Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone: 1.800.659.7469 or +1.703.273.7200
Fax: +1.703.991.8259

certification@avixa.org


Highlights

CTS Exam Prep

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Free CTS Practice Exam

Assess your skills before you take the real exam to see where you need to focus your studies.

CTS Practice Exam

Code of Ethics and Conduct

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Save With Membership

Become an AVIXA member and save on your exam application fee.

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CTS Gift Card

Pre-paid CTS cards are a great way to pay to sit for a CTS exam and take it when you're ready. Purchase for yourself or your team!

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Claim Your Digital CTS Badge

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CTS Marketing Tool Kit

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