09th Feb 2007, by Andrew Barr

Skills set for 'digital plumbers'

Britons keen for their homes to be digital playgrounds will soon be able to call on specially-trained tradesmen.

An industry association has drawn up qualifications that recognise trade expertise in the technologies used in home entertainment and automation.

Cheap hardware and larger personal stores of digital media mean many people are looking to pipe movies, pictures and music around their homes.

Educational institutions are already signing up to teach the course.

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Read more about it on the BBC website

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