AV Technology Institute


If you're considering a career in Audio Video Technology that can provide a quality and unique hands-on education as a Low Voltage System Technician, AV Technology Institute is the right place for you. AV Technology Institute offers a 12 week fast track career training program that leads to certification as a (ESIT) CEDIA Certified Electronic Systems Integration Technician.



We Make The Enrollment Process Fast And Simple

To apply to AVTI, all applicants must be at least 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED). We understand how busy life is, and that’s why we make it quick and convenient for you to start your career training.

  • Fill out our contact form.
  • Chat with a friendly admissions advisor about AVTI’s career training
  • Programs, career services, payment options and more.
  • Apply online

AV Technology Institute admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs.

Payment Options

AVTI’s Payment Options are simple as 1, 2, 3…

Completely fill out the registration application to reserve a seat in one of the up coming classes by making the required tuition deposit. AVTI’s admission adviser will contact you to setup an appointment to go over payment option or just select the payment plan that meets your needs.

Third Party Lenders:

Students may also contact third party lenders or loan providers such as banks or credit unions..


AV Technology Institute is NOT eligible for Title IV funding or Federal student aid from the US Department of Education. As a result, we do not have a school code for the FAFSA.

AV Technology Institute LLC. is a private institution approved to operate by LARA Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards. AVTI if fully bonded and insured.

Payment Plan Options:

AV Technology Institute has installment payment options for just about everyone. We understand that times can be tough and that’s why we offer weekly or monthly payments options.

Option 1:   Pay by Credit/Debit Card all major cards accepted

Option 2:  Apply for AVTI’s Installment payment plan

$150 registration/seat deposit, remaining balance due by end of course.

Federally backed student loans are designed for longer-term study and do not apply to the short-term program we offer.

Frequently Asked Questions

When do classes start?

AV Technology Institute is on a trimester calendar year.

The 12 week 240 hour  Electronic Systems Integration Technician course is offered the beginning of each trimester.

  • Morning sessions             M – F             9:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Afternoon sessions          M – F             2:00 pm  – 6:00 pm

Program Cost? - Tuition $2250

Tuition & Fees for Residential Systems Technician – 12 Weeks 240 Clock Hours

Registration Fee…………………………..…….………….…$150.00

Tuition ……………………………………………..…………..$2100.00

Total Cost ……………………………..…………..………….$2250.00


Tuition: Includes Textbooks, Lab Manual, CEDIA Certification Fees

Tuition must be paid in full before the end of course unless payment arrangement have been made. AVTI’s admission adviser will contact you to setup an appointment to go over financing option.

Which certifications are offered?

Certification Fee    $200.00

AVTI is and authorized training partner of CEDIA  Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association. Each student upon successful completion of training, will receive  AV Technology Institutes certificate of completion as a Low Voltage Electronic Systems Technician. Upon successfully passing the CEDIA Certification Exams, students will be awarded certifications as CESIT Certified Electronic Systems Integration Technician.

What are the benefits to taking the CEDIA exams for certifications?

The CEDIA Certification is a widely recognized industry “stamp of approval” that signifies that an Electronic Systems Integration Technician (ESIT) has been properly trained to be effective on the job from day one, then continue to learn and advance in the industry. The credential is a high-stakes professional industry certification, built according to the highest standards and administered only in a timed, proctored, environment.

What type of careers are available in this industry?

Think of auditoriums in schools and colleges, command-and-control centers in government and the military, projected images and digital signs in concerts, sports stadiums, broadcast studios, restaurants, malls and museums. The people who design and install these systems are AV professionals earning an excellent living in a fun and high-tech field. The people who work with AV systems every day are technology managers in business, government, education, healthcare and other offices. The AV industry is one of the fastest-growing, most dynamic industries in the world.

Career Opportunities:

Field Technician – Installs infrastructre, assists with  equipment installation

Lead Technician – Leads the team, installs equipment, configures and calibrates systems troubleshoots and solves problems.

Designer/Engineer – Specifies and design entire systems

Programmer – Programs and configures control system large and small.

Project Manager – Manages resources, schedules, etc. to ensure on-time/on-budget performance.

Business Owner – Leads and grows their own business

Areas of Employment

Cable SystemsSatellite, and data systems installation

Residential Systems – Audio, video, home theater, control and security.

Commercial Systems – AV control, conference rooms, video walls, sports bars, digital sign-age, security, alarm and surveillance


Classes Enrolling Now


12 Week:

Residential/Commercial Systems Technician Certification


Classs Start

Sept. 7, 2020 – Nov. 24, 2020

(Limited Seating 12 Students Per Session)

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M – F      9:00 am – 1:00 pm

M – F      2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

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