The course provides instruction in the fundamentals of electronics, to include: basic circuits, direct current, alternating current, solid state electronics, power supplies, amplifier circuits, digital circuits, and the principles of troubleshooting. The students then apply their new skills in the maintenance and repair of broadcast television and radio equipment, including the following functional areas: computers and networking, fundamentals of television, cameras and media storage to include non-linear editing, audio, conference room maintenance, studios, transmission systems, concluding with system integration and installation basics.
Location: 6500 Mapes Road, Ft. Meade, Md.
Note: FY20 course schedules have been disrupted as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. We appreciate your patience during this time. Schedules will be adjusted once travel restrictions are removed, as directed by the DoD.