Anixter University

Anixter University educational institution

Anixter University is a unique educational institution that offers an array of technical and standards-based information for contractors, integrators, end users and consultants. Based on best practices gained through decades of experience, Anixter University organizes its technology curricula into colleges, and each college contains courses of varying technical levels.

Courses are tailored to suit our customers’ learning requirements and are delivered in a straightforward, unbiased way. Anixter University courses are provided at no cost and most courses are certified for BICSI Continuing Education Credits.

Anixter University

DATA CENTER COLLEGE

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Through Anixter University's Data Center College, you will understand the various types of solutions available for current and future data center infrastructure issues. Data Center College is taught from a non-sales, non-product specific curriculum formatted to suit your organization's training and education needs.

Data Center Design Standards and New Technologies | ON-DEMAND
Level 100 (1 BICSI CEC) 

Data Center Infrastructure Design and Management | ON-DEMAND
Level 100 (1 BICSI CEC) 

Cabling Infrastructure Standards, Technology and Design | ON-DEMAND
Level 100 (1 BICSI CEC)

Telecom Grounding (Earthing) in the Data Center
Level 200 (1 BICSI CEC) Available On-Demand Q4 2016

Principles and Fundamentals of Power Distribution
Level 200 (1 BICSI CEC) Available On-Demand Q4 2016

Principles and Fundamentals of Thermal Management
Level 200 (1 BICSI CEC) Available On-Demand Q4 2016

IP-Based Physical Security for the Data Center | ON-DEMAND
Level 200 (1 BICSI CEC)

 

PHYSICAL SECURITY COLLEGE

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The Anixter University's Physical Security College is designed to help you gain an understanding of the various types of solutions available for corporate physical security systems including video surveillance and access control systems. The courses aid in the development of comprehensive systems for a variety of corporate environments and applications by using the most recent hardware and software technologies.

Physical Security Systems: Fundamentals of Design | ON-DEMAND
Level 100 (1 BICSI CEC) 

Understanding the Components of an Access Control System | ON-DEMAND
Level 100 (1 BICSI CEC) 

Understanding the Components of Video Surveillance System
Level 100 (1 BICSI CEC) Available On-Demand Q4 2016

IP-Based Physical Security for the Data Center | ON-DEMAND
Level 200 (1 BICSI CEC)

 

BUILDING TECHNOLOGIES COLLEGE

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The Anixter University's Building Technologies College is designed to help you understand the various types of building technology solutions you should consider when planning to renovate or build a new corporate facility or campus. The courses thoroughly cover subjects including in-building wireless (IBW) systems (indoor extension of RF, cell and WiFi coverage), copper and fiber cabling for IP/Ethernet data communications networks, passive optical LAN (POL), intelligent building management systems and unified communications systems.

Introduction to Professional Audio/Visual Systems | ON-DEMAND
Level 100 (1 BICSI CEC) (INFOCOMM RUs: CTS – 1.5, CTS-D – 1.5)

Understanding the BICSI DAS Standard (ANSI/BCISI 006-2015)*
Available on Live Web Seminars and On-Site Presentations.
*This course does not qualify for BICSI credits.

 

INDUSTRIAL INFRASTRUCTURE COLLEGE

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The Anixter University's Industrial Infrastructure College is designed to help you understand the various types of industrial infrastructure technology solutions to consider when planning to renovate or build a new industrial facility or campus. These courses aid in the development of comprehensive systems for a variety of industrial communications environments and applications using the most recent hardware and software technologies. The course covers the basic principles of IP/Ethernet  networking with a focus on the manner in which the new control protocols are best deployed in the industrial environments and applications.

Industrial Network Ethernet
Level 100 (4 BICSI CECs) Available on Live Web Seminars and On-Site Presentations

Industrial Network Ethernet
Level 100 (7 BICSI CECs) Available on Live Web Seminars and On-Site Presentations

Course Formats

Anixter University courses are delivered in a variety of formats and address real-world problem solving in the markets that Anixter serves.

  • On-Demand Courses
    Currently, select Data Center College courses are available in an on-demand format. We will launch several new courses over the coming months in our new, on-demand format.
  • Live Web Conference Seminars and On-Site Live Group Presentations
    For more information about live course seminars and presentations, please contact your Anixter sales representative.