Audinate and MUSIC Present: Dante Training and Integration - Kidderminster, UK

Aug 15 – Aug 18, 2017


On 15-16 August and again on 17-18 August, Audinate and MUSIC (Midas) will be hosting a 2-day Dante training event. This event is geared toward audio networking for audio professionals with no or limited background in computer networking.​


15 August – Level 1 & Level 2 Dante Certification
16 August – Midas/Music Group and Dante Integration

17 August – Level 1 & Level 2 Dante Certification
18 August – Midas/Music Group and Dante Integration

Time: 10:00 - 15:00 (all days)
Cost: Free (registration required)
Lunch and refreshments provided

Music Group
Walter Nash Road
Kidderminster, DY11 7HJ
United Kingdom

Parking: There is limited parking in front of the MUSIC building, and road parking opposite the building.

Level 1 Dante Certification Training

Dante Level 1 Training is part of the full Dante Certification Program, a multi-level training program offered by Audinate. It is designed to provide a useful background in audio networking for audio professionals, and does not assume any previous background in computer networking.

Level 1 is an introductory course for users who are new to networking. This session provides a foundation in audio and networking concepts and may be all that is required to assemble and operate a small, stand-alone Dante audio system. To complete Level 1 Certification, an online test must be passed after completing this course.

Course Topics

  • What is Dante?
  • Digital audio basics: a review of fundamentals as they related to networked audio.
  • IP Networking basics: a high level look at basic networking.
  • Using Dante: using the Dante Controller to connect and manage devices on a Dante network.
  • Dante Controller Basics
  • Dante Virtual Soundcard

Level 2 Dante Certification Training

This course is part of the full Dante Certification Program, a multi-level training program offered by Audinate. It is designed for intermediate to advanced Dante users, and should only be taken once Level 1 has been completed. To complete Level 2 Certification, you must pass an in-person skills test and an online test.

Course Topics

  • Dante Controller - Configuration and Diagnostics Tools
  • Dante redundancy
  • Clocking
  • Latency
  • Unicast & Multicast
  • Dante Flows
  • Dante Via

Midas/Music Group and Dante Integration 


  • Brief History
  • MIDAS Pro series/M32/Stage box product overview 
  • Klark Teknik product overview
  • AES50 Overview and CM-1/M32 option cards
  • Example setups/applications/
  • DN9650 configurations

Afternoon (hands on)

  • FOH/MON MIDAS setup & Configuration
  • Integrating Dante (Dante Virtual Soundcard/Networking)
  • Hands on - Detailed setup
  • MIDAS PRO series Tips and Tricks

Dante Training Registration