Course description

This virtual classroom course covers the essentials of network (IP) audio. We’ll explore topics like network basics, audio theory, audio-system design, and network-audio management through a combination of theory-based lessons and hands-on exercises.

Practical information

Format: Instructor-led virtual classroom
Language: English
Price: Free of charge

Course calendar:

To see all scheduled trainings for Network Audio Fundamentals please go to the calendar in the LMS.

Course outline

The course contains a mix of theoretical presentations and hands-on exercises.

Course objectives

  • What network audio systems are and how they can solve challenges that analog audio systems cannot
  • Concepts like frequency, sound pressure, decibel (dB), background noise and sound quality, and their relevance to audio system planning
  • The essentials of designing network audio systems, from site surveys and calculating speaker coverage to completing design plans in available design tools
  • How to set up and configure network audio systems
  • How to manage network audio systems with available Axis audio management suites or plugins for other network system-management suites

Who should attend

For professionals in the network video surveillance and audio industries.


To get the most out of the training, you need to have an understanding of IP networks. We recommend that you take the online course Introduction to network audio before attending this course. Basic Microsoft Visio skills are also recommended for the design workshop.