The future of home technology depends not only on the technology, but on the people who are designing and installing it. That’s why it’s our goal to create a framework for sustainable development of a skilled workforce by focusing on attracting new, young talent to our industry.
As the leading global authority on education, certification, research, standards, advocacy, and community awareness for the residential systems integration industry, CEDIA has made a significant commitment to addressing the workforce development needs of the industry. Workforce development involves utilizing public and private resources to help individuals acquire the knowledge, skills, and credentials they need to obtain gainful employment and advance their careers with businesses that need skilled workers. CEDIA is utilizing the following strategies to become a viable link between jobseeker pipelines, including educational institutions, government agencies, community organizations, and member employers.