Course description

Axis Network Audio Essentials is a comprehensive foundation course on network audio. This training is hands-on — Students will gain firsthand experience with Axis network audio speakers as they learn the fundamentals of audio and the science of sound. Students will learn how to install, configure, and operate network audio devices in standalone mode as well as in conjunction with network cameras.

Practical information

Format: Instructor-led training
Length: 1 day
Time: 9am to 5pm
Language: English

Course Outline

9:00am: Welcome and introductions
9:30am: Network audio
10:15am: Prework review
10:30am: Standalone mode
10:45am: Break
11:00am: Axis network audio portfolio
12:00pm: Lunch
1:00pm: Planning and executing audio systems
1:30pm: AXIS Audio Manager Edge I
2:30pm: Break
2:45pm: AXIS Audio Manager Edge II
3:45pm: AXIS Audio Manager Edge III
5:00pm: End 

Course Objectives

After completing the course, participants should understand:

  • 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

Security professionals who want to integrate network audio into their services.


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 Get to know Axis network audio before attending this course.