Avid Maestro | Engine systems support a comprehensive set of Maestro tools to create and enhance on-air and in-studio presentations with graphics and animation.
The Avid Certified Support Representative (ACSR) for Avid Maestro | Engine certification is designed for those personnel who are responsible for these mission-critical systems. Whether your environment hosts the next big graphically enhanced sporting event or breaking news story, you need the confidence that your organization has the skills to keep it running at peak performance and maximize the investment made.
Achieving the ACSR certification status for Avid Maestro | Engine demonstrates an individual’s ability to install, configure, administer, and support an Avid Maestro | Engine system, along with the ability to connect, configure, and troubleshoot the system.
The ACSR: Broadcast Graphics certification provides:
- Industry recognition of proven expertise as a technical professional who understands how to install, configure, and support Avid Maestro | Engine
- Access to the ACSR technical community for peer-to-peer communication
- A certification logo to add to marketing materials, websites, business cards to differentiate yourself and your organization
- Entry in Avid's Certification Registry accessible via the Find a Certified Professional online listing, as well as a Certificate of Achievement
What do I have to do to be certified?
Certification is granted solely based on passing the ACSR: Maestro | Engine certification exam. Course attendance is optional, though highly recommended.
How do I prepare for the certification exam?
Although course attendance is not required to take the certification exam, Avid highly recommend that candidates attend the ME400 ACSR Avid Maestro | Engine System Support course. This course takes a blended learning approach, with self-paced elearning prior to attending a ‘hands-on’ workshop.
Is there any information about what is covered on the exam?
A certification exam study guide is available for every ACSR exam. For more information on what’s covered on the exam and to help you assess your own readiness to sit the exam, please download the ACSR Maestro | Engine Exam Study Guide.
Where can I take the exam?
The exams are offered via Avid online proctored “office hours” sessions and Avid Learning Partners. Contact your local Avid Learning Services team for details on exam locations and schedules.
How much does certification cost?
All prices, including the cost of the exam and the recommended courses, are set according to currency values in specific countries and regions. Contact a member of your local Avid Learning Services team for details.
What do I have to do to maintain certification?
Once you have made the investment to become an ACSR, maintaining your Avid Certification enables you to show your skills and capabilities are current, and provides you with access to the wealth of premium level technical content made available to ACSRs. You’ll also be able to participate and benefit from interaction with peers within the global ACSR community. Recertification does not mandate training attendance, but Avid’s blend of classroom and online recertification training make it easier and faster to maintain your ACSR status. Contact a member of your local Avid Learning Services team for the latest details