Attendance for the Smaart Operator: Advanced class is strictly limited to 8 attendees, and prior attendance at a Smaart Operator: Fundamentals class is required.
Class price includes class materials, breakfast & lunch & dinner on Day 1 of class, breakfast and lunch on Day 2, a class t-shirt and a Certificate of Attendance upon completion of the class. Class fee must be paid in full at time of registration. Class fees may be paid via credit card (visa, mc, amex or discover). Click HERE to view our refund / cancellation policy
Every class attendee is entitled to a discounted license of either Smaart v8 or Di v2. (For a review of the differences between the two versions, click HERE). You can purchase a license at the time of registration and upon successful processing of your registration and payment, a license code will be emailed to you along with activation instructions.
If you choose not to purchase a license during the registration process, you will be emailed a coupon code upon completion of the class to purchase a discounted license from our online store. Coupons are valid for 90 days after the class.
The measurement signals used in the instruction of the Operator: Advanced class will be distributed using a Dante audio network. For the lecture portion of the class, attendees must bring a laptop computer with both the latest version of Smaart v8 measurement software and Dante Virtual Sound Card (VSC) installed. A 30 day demo version of Smaart v8 is available online at www.rationalacoustics.com/demo-smaart. Dante VSC can be obtained from the Audinate (Dante VSC’s manufacturer) web site at www.audinate.com either by purchase or via a temporary trial installation.
For the laboratory practice portion of the class, all equipment will be provided by Rational Acoustics.
Smaart Operator: Advanced requires the prior attendance of a Smaart Operator: Fundamentals course.
Students who wish to attend this course but do not meet this pre-requisite must obtain Instructor/session host approval prior to registration. This session does not require prior measurement / system alignment experience; however it does assume a working knowledge of professional sound system engineering practices and basic audio fundamentals. If you have any questions concerning course prerequisites, please do not hesitate to contact Rational Acoustics prior to registration.