How to Prepare for Your CTS Exam


Looking for one resource to prepare you for the exam?

img-cts-exam-guideThe CTS Exam Guide — Second Edition is your study resource — if you excel at learning from books. You can fit this self-paced prep into your schedule anytime, anywhere.

This updated version covers all topics in the 2013 exam update, including increased IT security, networking and business content.


Learn best by collaborating with instructors and peers?

ctsreadingEnroll in AVIXA’s CTS Prep Virtual Classroom. In this four-week course, you’ll combine live, instructor-led learning with assignments and reviews. Many CTS® candidates have said that this course eased their nerves and helped them polish their AV math skills.

If you prefer to learn in a class, explore the training catalog to see if there is a CTS Prep classroom session near you.

Test your skills with the official CTS Practice Exam before you take the real exam.

Do you have several staff members you would like to enroll? Consider bringing CTS Prep right to your office as a three-day course. Contact us for details at +1.703.273.7200 or 1.800.659.7469.


Fast Track to CTS

If you have many years of AV experience, you might be ready to take the exam now.

Before you do:


Remember, you are not required to take any courses before you take your CTS exam.

Note: is the only source for official materials. If you see AVIXA education or CTS® certification practice exams on a website other than, they could be fraudulent.

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