Dan Ferrisi, Editor of Sound & Communications, chats with Pat Brown, President of SynAudCon, about the importance of continuing education and training for commercial AV professionals. SynAudCon has earned a reputation as “the gold standard” for training audio professionals, and Brown shares some of his thoughts about how to successfully transition to online-centered learning, which SynAudCon has done for more than a decade. He also discusses the extent to which the organization’s offering has evolved in response to the pandemic and needs that are emerging. Finally, Brown discusses how SynAudCon goes about updating and refreshing its courses. He closes by talking about the benefits of being a SynAudCon member, of which there are already more than 1,700.