In the week following the PLASA Show 2012, Harman distributor in the UK/ROI Sound Technology Ltd has lined up a series of training seminars. The courses cover a number of brands and product categories, and will take place at the company’s new pro audio demonstration facility at its Letchworth Garden City head office. 17 September Soundcraft "Mixing With Professionals Live" (SOLD OUT) "Mixing With Professionals Live" is hosted by FOH engineer and Harman European tour sound manager Gert Sanner (Deep Purple). The one day seminar is designed for sound technicians and engineers, system operators and live performers, who want to learn first-hand how a top concert and live sound mixer practices their craft. Building a show on a digital console, and the trials and tribulations of live sound will be a focus of this event, featuring playback of actual performance mixes. 18-19 September Certified JBL VTX line array training This two-day course, the first JBL VTX certified training course to be run outside America, also hosted by Harman's European tour sound manager and FOH engineer Gert Sanner (Deep Purple). The JBL VTX Series line array is a result of JBL’s continued effort to deliver more powerful, more compact, lightweight and flexible sound reinforcement systems, designed for portable and fixed-venue system operators alike. The certified course includes training on the VTX speaker elements, VTX suspension and handling, BSS Omnidrive HD DSP and presets, Crown iTech HD amplification, VTX Control via JBL HiQnet Performance Manager, VTX modelling including line array theory and calculations, and hands on practical use and preset listening utilising Sound Technology’s in-house JBL VTX array and Crown iTech HD V-Racks. Cost: £125 (approx. €158) ex VAT 19-20 September BSS Soundweb London certified training Level 2 Part of Sound Technology’s regular certified BSS Soundweb London training program, this is a two-day Level 2 course. The Level 2 certified course provides a detailed look at some of the more advanced capabilities of Soundweb London. It is intended for proficient users of Soundweb London who have already completed the Level 1 course. Cost: Free (registration required) 20-21 September AFMG SysTune measurement training AFMG will present their UK SysTune seminar at Sound Technology's demo facility. This two-day course is both for beginners as well as for advanced system engineers and sound technicians. Sebastiaan Meijer and Thei Munten will provide lots of important background knowledge and give a detailed introduction into the features of SysTune 1.2. Cost: €500 (approx. £390) For further details regarding any of the courses, including cost please contact Sound Technology Ltd on 01462 480000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
JBL certified VTX line array training coming to UK
UK distributor Sound Technology Ltd will host the first certified JBL VTX line array training course outside America this September at their new pro-audio demo facility in Hertfordshire.