Live Training

Live Training

ALA offers a variety of live training opportunities throughout the year. From webinars, to seminars during Lightovation and Conference, to an intensive Lighting Specialist training course. Here, you can view and register for all of ALA's upcoming live training opportunities.

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Upcoming Live Webinars

On Demand - How to best price products for optimizing inventory turns, sales, margins and profits
James Fleming Aired September 6, 2018
October Webinar - Live Webinar - Residential Lighting and the New ALA/IES RP-11 Standard
Terry McGowan, ALA Director of Engineering, Eric Borden and Doreen Le May Madden, co-chairs IES Residential Lighting Committee Thursday, October 25, 2018.
October Webinar - Live Webinar: Everything Your Customers Need to Know About LED Light Bulbs
Joseph A. Rey-Barreau, AIA, IES Thursday, October 18, 2018.
On Demand - Live Webinar - Increase Margins
Mark Okun Sales webinar Session - Aired August 2018
On Demand Webinar - Evaluating Recessed Lighting – Part 2
Peter Romaniello, IALD ALA Technical lighting webinar - Aired July 2018
Live - June - On Demand Webinar (Aired June 2018) - Evaluating Recessed Lighting Part 1
Peter Romaniello, IALD Live lighting webinar hosted by ALA. This session was taught live at the Vancouver conference. Don't miss the opportunity to hear this session.
On Demand - May - On Demand Webinar (Aired May 2018) - What challenges and opportunities with Integrated vs. Non-integrated LED
May 17, 2018 Instructor: Joe Rey-Barreau, AIA, IES CLC: 1 Credit Hour
On Demand - April - On Demand Webinar (Aired April 2018)- Lighting for Visual Impact- Lighting Art and Features in the Home
April 19, 2018 Instructor: Dan Blitzer CLC Credit: 1 hour
On Demand-March - On Demad Webinar (Aired March 2018) - Getting it Right: Accent Lighting and Under Cabinet - Lighting
March 22, 2018 Instructor: Peter Romaniello, IALD CLC Credit: 1 hour


Residential Lighting Training Course

This October, ALA will host a four-day training course covering the Residential Lighting Training Manual. At the end of the course, participants then complete the Lighting Specialist (LS) exam to earn their LS designation.

RLTC - Class - 4 Day Residential Lighting Training Course
4 Day Residential Lighting Training Course - October 22 - 25, 2018. Price: $525 * Must purchase a Residential Lighting Training Manual to have in class (purchased separately on the member store)

Dates: Monday, Oct. 22 - Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018

Location: The SMART Center, Suite 4826, Dallas Trade Mart

Cost: $525 per participant

Times: Monday - Wednesday Classes: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday Class: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., exam taken at Noon

About this course: This intensive four-day workshop explores fundamental and advanced lighting principles, design techniques and sales strategies. Upon successful completion of the final exam administered at the end of the training period, graduates of this course are awarded certificates qualifing them as ALA Lighting Specialists. 

All course participants must provide their own copy of the ALA Residential Lighting Training Manual. Participants may purchase the manual at a discount, email Nici Juneau to learn more.

Hotel: The Dallas Market Center has helped ALA to secure a block of hotel rooms at the Sheraton Suites MKT CTR at the rate of $129 per night (only King beds available). To book a room, contact Lisa Barton, Dallas Market Center, at 214-749-5483 or 


ALA Conference Seminars


The ALA Conference is hosted annually and features a variety of in-person education and training opportunities. This year's conference will be hosted in Asheville, N.C., Sept. 24-26. Members can view details about this year's conference courses here. To register for the 2018 ALA Annual Conference, click here.


Lightovation Seminars

ALA will announce the next LIGHTOVATION courses for January later this year. Please check back for details on available courses and times.