Lighting Associate

The Lighting Associate Program courses cover the basics of lighting and lighting design. Each course is around 40 – 45 minutes in length and explains the fundamentals of the subjects described below. The new courses include important industry trends and new technology information. The courses are offered for ALA members in webinar format with voiceover. Any ALA member is eligible to become a Lighting Associate (LA) by completing all 10 of the Lighting Associate online training courses and passing the corresponding final exam. This set of courses will give you a well-rounded knowledge of the lighting industry.   Exam certification is for ALA members only, non-members will not be recognized for the Lighting Associate.   

This level course is recommended for beginner/Intermediate level.  To progress to the next level the intermediate/Advanced level please purchase the Lighting Specialist Training Manual to earn the Lighting Specialist designation, information can be located here.  Once LA is earned, 2 hours of CEU credit is required and a $20 fee to maintain your LA accreditation. Payment can be made here.  

Package Fee: $299 (for all 10 courses, Extra Bonus Course & Final Exam (Exam for ALA Members ONLY )
Individual Course Fee: $45 

Members will receive a discount if they purchase all 10 courses at the same time. With questions, members should contact Nici Juneau. 

1. Light, Light Sources and Color
2. Electricity and Luminaires
3. Solid State (LED) Lighting
4. Recessed Lighting 
5. Track Lighting & LED Tape
6. Outdoor and Landscape Lighting
7. Ceiling Fans 
8. Lighting Controls
9. Lighting Plans and Kitchen, Pantry and Dining Lighting
10. Living, Foyer, Bath, Bedroom and Closet Lighting 

**Bonus Course – The Future of Lighting 


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Lighting Associate Course: Bundle ($299 - Includes all 10 courses + Bonus Course)
** ALA Member Special Code Applies to the Bundle of Courses: The Lighting Associate Program of courses covers the basics of lighting and lighting design. This bundle contains all 10 courses. **ALA Membership is required to be enrolled in final exam after completion of all 10 courses.
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1. Lighting Associates certified after Oct. 1, 2010, must recertify every two years by completing two CLC credit hours through ALA-approved training. The CLC credit hours my be earned at any time within the two-year time frame. The recertification fee is $20. Download the recertification application here and pay online here 

2. 1 CEU authorized by National Association of Electrical Distributors