Certifications & Standards


Our certified professionals bring superior qualifications to every solution that we design. They know the latest technologies and their impact on properties, so they understand how your systems impact one another. That knowledge enables us, whenever possible, to foresee and eliminate problems so systems work seamlessly and are flexible enough to accommodate future migration and growth.

  • Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD)
  • Microsoft Gold Partner (MCP)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
  • ITIL V3 Certified
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Certified Technology Specialist (audio/visual)
  • Certified Computing Professional
  • Associate Business Continuity Professional
  • AutoCAD Professional
  • CHP/Compaq Accredited Systems Engineer
  • VMware Certified
  • Citrix Certified
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Cisco Certified Design Associate
  • LEED Accredited Professional
  • Liebert Basic Power and Cooling Training
  • Liebert Network Spaces Solutions Training


Level-1 is a member of Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI), a professional association that sets the standards for the design and installation of information transport systems. We adhere to BICSI standards in addition to standards set by the following professional associations:

  • American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
  • American Standards Association (ASA)
  • Electronics Industries Association  (EIA)
  • Electrical Testing Laboratories, Inc. (ETL)
  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
  • Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • International Power Cable Engineers Association (IPCEA)
  • National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
  • Telecommunication Industries Association (TIA)
  • Underwriters' Laboratories, Inc. (UL)
  • National Electrical Code (NEC)
  • City of Chicago Electrical Code (CEC)
  • Building Owners and Managers Association International (BOMA)


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