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About This Course

This Smart Home Study course is a completely free introduction to Home Assistant and will teach you how to get Home Assistant up and running quickly and easily.

This course will help you answer the following questions:

What is Raspberry Pi and is it the best solution for my Home Assistant installation?
What alternatives are there to Raspberry Pi, which are suitable for Home Assistant?
How do I install Home Assistant using the Raspberry Pi single board computer (SBC) as a Smart Home Hub.
Where can I get a Raspberry Pi and how much do they cost?
Where can I download Home Assistant for Raspberry Pi?

This course is most suited to:

All Home Assistant newcomers.
Those wishing to build a fantastic smart home!
Those who have never installed Home Assistant before.
Anyone who is new to Linux and single board computers.
Anyone who wishes to try a SmartHome.Study course free of charge.

Raspberry Pi is considered to be the best and most suited option for Home Assistant newcomers. This is still currently the most widely accepted opinion by both the developers and the community. Despite its simplicity, there can still be a learning curve if you are new to the Raspberry Pi ecosphere.

This course aims to expand on the existing official Raspberry Pi installation guide with the inclusion of video to supplement the written instruction, as well as answering your questions:

What exactly is a Raspberry Pi single board computer.
Why the Raspberry Pi single board computer is best suited for Home Assistant beginners.
What other alternatives there are and how to choose between them.

Even More Reasons to Study with Us!

Home Assistant is a very powerful smart home central control software program and like with many powerful tools, it comes with a fairly complex learning curve.

Smart Home Study’s mission is to bring all of the information that you need to one place, drastically simplifying the learning curve so that you can more quickly and easily get to building the smart home that you dream of!

Here at Smart Home Study we understand that it can be both frustrating and time consuming to find the right information and we want to make a better resource for you.

We understand the frustrations that people encounter when trying to learn Home Assistant, we were once there ourselves!

There is a lot of good quality information about Home Assistant scattered around the internet, however it can be a challenge to find it and even then you must piece everything together from different sources.

Information is scattered across blog posts and YouTube channels, and is often out of date due to the speed in which Home Assistant has developed.

Our goal is to provide all of the information that you need and keep it up to date, so that you can quickly and easily master Home Assistant.

We are confident that you will have no problem progressing through our course, but if you need some assistance, our support team would be more than happy to help.

You can contact us any time using the contact form, or by emailing us at [email protected].

All Of The Information That You Need In Once Place

Take the hassle out of learning Home Assistant with our range of online courses, curated by experts and presented in an easy to follow lesson structure.

Best In Class Focused Learning Environment

Smart Home Study is proudly built using LearnDash, one of the best online learning management systems available today. Our courses are beautifully structured and are presented to you using the LearnDash focused learning environment.

Make Learning Home Assistant Enjoyable and Rewarding

Our clean and easy to use focused learning environment features zero adverts and zero spam. Get the information that you need today, without the frustration.

A Rich Variety Of Learning Tools

Our courses provide much more than just an article to read. Our structured lessons and topics conclude with a comprehensive quiz to test your knowledge.

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Learning Home Assistant doesn’t have to be difficult. Take our learning environment for a test-drive today and sign up for your free Smart Home Study account to begin a course today!

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If you are not totally satisfied with our products, we will refund you 100%.

Course Reviews

Don’t just take it from us! Hear what our happy customers have to say about this course!

Very good course

Rated 5.0 out of 5

Excellent presentation for learning. For flashing SD from windows Raspberry Pi Imager seems easier for beginners.

richard_heslop

Clear and concise

Rated 5.0 out of 5

Sufficient detail presented at the right level of understanding.well organised with plentiful additional resources provided through www links.As a 64 year old even I understood every point explained.

Tom

Amazing!!!

Rated 5.0 out of 5

This course has EVERYTHING you need to get started with Home Assistant, I wish something like this was out when I started so I didn’t have to spend hours every night finding this and collating all the information. Very good job sir!

michaelthompson1991

Response from SmartHome.Study

Thanks so much for the positive review! We are very glad that you found the course useful and wish you success with building your dream Home Assistant smart home!

Missing a lot for basic

Rated 3.0 out of 5

I don’t think it gives enough meat detail info home assistant. This course covers more of what a 10min video on you tube covers

whubbartt

Response from SmartHome.Study

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to leave a review! We will certainly find time to review our introductory course content. However we wanted to mention that this course is simply an introduction to our platform and unlike a YouTube video, it is completely free of adverts. Further detail is available in our Level 1 course, which takes you through integrations, entities, scripts, automation and more!

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