Sonus Car Audio has introduced the 2014 dates for the Sonus Evolution trainings to be held at their facility in Clarksville, TN this year. Covering four different dates, the trainings provide helpful content multiple times during the course of the year, with the intent of providing availability for even the busiest professionals in the industry.
Each Sonus Evolution Training Program consists of three days, each covering specific content. The classes are scheduled as follows:
March 8-10, 2014 and July 12-14, 2014
- Day 1 - OEM Integration, including in-depth RTA application instruction for acoustic and electrical measurement in the vehicle, using various tools including oscilloscopes to set amplifier levels, and how to identify and measure OEM audio and video signals properly.
- Day 2 & 3 – Utilize our STACK method to integrate custom panels by using layers to accentuate the build, while complimenting the fine interiors of today’s vehicles. Create pressed grills and beautifully shaped contours using new router skills on your own take-home project you will create in the class.
PLAN B Training
May 10-12, 2014 and October 10-12, 2014
- Day 1 – Enclosure planning for the complex nature of vehicle soundscapes, including simplifying complex band-pass and vented enclosure design. OEM electrical system capacity measurement and how to build a system within its limits, or how to safely and efficiently upgrade it to accommodate larger systems.
- Day 2 & 3 – Advanced fabrication class where working with plastics, aluminum, foam, fiberglass, and many other materials comes together to create custom speaker pods and panels. Mold tablets into dashes quickly to wow the customer while maximizing profit. Special focus on repairing damaged panels, bonding difficult to work with plastics, and creating improvised mounting methods in respect to overall system design.
Trainings are designed and performed by Sonus Car Audio owner Micah Williams and MECP Master Certified Installation Technician Ray West. Transportation to and from Nashville International Airport (BNA) is included in the $799 price, and attendees can inquire about discounts for local hotel accommodations during registration.
At the end of Day 1 of each class, local MECP Proctor Kris Bulla will administer MECP Certification Exams for attendees if they desire to renew or upgrade their certification while on-site. MECP Exam prices are not included in the class fee, and each student must bring a credit card and personal laptop to take the exam on.