It’s no secret that IT is becoming increasingly relevant in the Audio Visual industry. As an Audio Visual professional, you may run into a position that calls for an IT knowledge base in addition to your Audio Visual expertise. If you aren’t prepared to take on a position as such, that could put your career advancement ability to a screeching halt.
If you want to take your Audio Visual career to the next level then it’s time to expand your expertise beyond what most AV professionals are trained in. The following IT certifications will help you to increase your value as an employee in the Audio Visual industry.
There are so many programming certifications available that it can be hard to know where to start. When you are just starting out or only want to learn the basics, start with the following two certifications:
CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional
The CISSP certification will keep you up to date on the latest in cybersecurity, including new IT security practices, standards and regulations, and new security threats. The CISSP certification exam is available to take here.
Validate your ability in networking by taking one of the many Cisco certification exams. Become certified in operating, installing, and troubleshooting networks, as well as network security, restoration, and repair. Explore the various certifications offered on the Cisco website.
Whether you’re just starting out with IT certifications or already have a few under your belt, there are plenty of beneficial certifications out there to continuously advance your skill set. Use these resources as a guide to the next right step for your career.