BECON School Services Department consists of a team of highly skilled, trained, and certified Electronic Technicians who provide direct support to all Broward County Public Schools and administrative sites. Technicians are certified by organizations such as the FCC, ETi, ASE, Bucket Truck, Tandberg, Blonder Tounge, EPSON, and LG. The School Services department maintains and assists with inspection and repairs of 235 broadcast towers while operating a 135 foot crane and is also responsible for the maintenace of the crane.
School Services provides installation services which includes wall mounted televisions, satellite dishes, antennas, receivers, as well as school broadcast studios. In portables, classrooms, and offices, technicians run coaxial cable wiring and install modulators as well as wall jack outlets for cable connections to provide local TV channels and BECON channels. Electronic technicians also replace, maintain, and repair any damaged components to keep good reception in all locations. Technicians also provide training for in-house broadcasting of the daily breakfast/lunch menu, school news, and morning announcement programs and explain how the system works.
School Services process all cable orders and cable repairs for all equipment and delivers them back to schools. School Services electronic technicians repair and maintain various types of electronic audio video equipment for the district including televisions, LCD projectors, VCR/DVD combos, document cameras, and head end signal broadcasting equipment.
BECON School Services is a major asset to the Broward County School District. It is estimated that the equipment maintained and repaired by
School Services provide a cost savings to the District of approximately over one million dollars based on comparative rates for onsite
repairs and service.
To call in a work order for service or repair of electronic equipment, call BECON School Services at 754-321-1000.