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Study smart

The exam covers many different areas of network video, and thorough preparation is strongly recommended. For the best chance of success, follow the steps below. Note that you will need a MyAxis account to get access to our eLearning courses as well as instructor-led training. By the time you’re done, youll be an expert!

How to prepare

1. Check your knowledge

Start by taking these two eLearning courses to understand the knowledge level required for the exam and how exam questions are set up:

Knowledge check
This course contains questions covering the five knowledge areas that the Axis Network Video Exam is based on. Feedback on your answers will be provided, so you can learn more.

Practice Test 
Are you ready to take the Axis Network Video Exam? Take this practice test and find out! 

2. Acquire knowledge

Go to the learning portal to see your recommended articles, videos and courses.

3. Study the Technical guide

Read the following chapters:

Chapter 1       Network video: overview, benefits and applications
Chapter 2       Network cameras
Chapter 3       Camera elements
Chapter 5       Video resolutions
Chapter 6       Video compression
Chapter 7       Audio
Chapter 11     Network technologies
Chapter 13     Wireless technologies
Chapter 14     Video management systems
Chapter 15     System design considerations

4. When you feel ready, move on to Get certified

It is time to book the exam with our test provider.


You need a MyAxis account to register for the courses.

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