Training Opportunities Allow Attendees to Learn Custom Automation and Control Programming Using RTI and Pro Control Solutions

SHAKOPEE, Minn. — April 4, 2017 — RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, and its sub-division, Pro Control, today announced their April distributor training opportunities. Part of the company's Advanced Control University (ACU), RTI and Pro Control training events will provide dealers with the programming expertise to deploy powerful control and automation solutions to grow their businesses.

"Education and proper training are what give integrators the edge in today's competitive environment," said Mike Everett, Vice President of Global Sales for RTI and Pro Control. "These training events at our distributor locations give us the opportunity to show dealers how RTI and Pro Control solutions allow them to solve technology challenges for their clients. After all, it is their knowledge and expertise that their clients depend on."

SFM Marketing will hold two training sessions April 4 in Toronto. Addressing a variety of levels, the sessions will include an "Intro to Pro Control and RTI Programing," which will introduce dealers to Pro Control and RTI products and programming, as well as an "Advanced RTI Programming" course, which will dig deeper into many of the standout features of RTI's capabilities.

SFM Marketing training dates:
Intro to Pro Control and RTI programming
1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Advanced RTI Programming
6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Volutone locations across California and Las Vegas will also offer training on RTI, while some locations will also include an introduction to Pro Control. In addition, attendees will learn more about the game-changing Z-Wave Lighting Suite from RTI. All sessions start at 8:30 a.m. and end at 4 p.m. — please visit the Volutone training calendar for the classes offered at the location near you.

Volutone training dates:
April 18, Simi Valley, California
April 19, Van Nuys, California
April 20, Ontario, California
April 21, Las Vegas
April 25, San Diego
April 26, Irvine, California
April 27, Cerritos, California

For more information or to register for these events, visit www.sfm.ca and www.volutone.com/TrainingEvents.aspx - RTI. More information about RTI and Pro Control is available at www.rticorp.com and www.procontrol.com.

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About RTI
Celebrating 25 years of innovation, RTI delivers the connected world to users' fingertips via advanced control and automation systems for residential and commercial applications. The company's award-winning solutions let users take complete control over their home or business with ease, bringing together entertainment, distributed A/V, lighting, climate, security, and more into one simple user interface. For dealers, RTI's systems are backed by the company's renowned Integration Designer® programming software, which allows them to deliver a completely customized control experience and powerful third-party integration.

Guided by a passion for redefining the limits of engineering, the RTI portfolio of powerful, yet affordable, central processors, A/V distribution products, Apple® and Android™ apps, in-wall touchpanels, and beautiful handheld remotes deliver smart and reliable control in elegant form factors. Part of the RTI family of innovative control solutions, the Pro Control line of easy-to-program handheld remote controls, control processors, and ProPanel® app are engineered with RTI's advanced capabilities built-in and bring unprecedented value to professionally installed electronic systems. Together, RTI and Pro Control are setting the standard for enhanced, fully customizable control and automation solutions for every application.

About Pro Control
Pro Control combines advanced capabilities with unprecedented value to provide the ultimate control solution for professionally installed electronic systems. The product line includes affordable and powerful remote controls and processors, the ProPanel® app for iOS devices, and Pro Control Studio® software for intuitive programming and integration. The elegant handheld remotes have color touch-screen displays and are completely customizable. They can act as standalone remotes or sync with control processors using IR, ZigBee®, or RF communication. The control processors provide rock-solid reliability along with advanced features such as control and feedback from iPad® and iPhone® devices and integration with third-party systems from today's leading manufacturers. Efficient, automated PC programming and cost-effective price points make Pro Control products the perfect solution for applications from home theaters and media rooms to multiroom automation and conference rooms.

As a division of RTI, a company well-known for delivering advanced control and automation systems with expanded capabilities and customization for residential and commercial applications, Pro Control's products benefit from a rich history of engineering that enables the company to provide efficient and affordable solutions for less demanding environments. More information is available at www.procontrol.com and www.rticorp.com.

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