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.


Upcoming Live Webinars


Lightovation Seminars


Check back later for upcoming live training sessions during June Lightovation in Dallas, June 20-23.



Residential Lighting Training Course


Each June, ALA hosts a four-day training course covering the Residential Lighting Training Manual. At the end of the course, participants then complete the Lighting Specialist exam to earn their LS designation.

Date: June 4 - 7, 2018

Registration cost: $525

Acuity Brands Lighting
1300 Wolf Road | Des Plaines, Ill. 60017
Onsite Contact: 800-817-9880
Monday through Wednesday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. (exam will be taken around 11:30 a.m./12 p.m.)

Recommended Hotel:
Residence Inn by Marriott
Chicago O'Hare
7101 Chestnut Street | Rosemont, Ill. 60018
Phone: 847-375-9000
Room rate: $128/night, plus tax
Room block: American Lighting Association
Room cut-off date: May 3, 2018

Course instructor: Joe Rey-Barreau, AIA, IES

Transportation to site: Comp. shuttle to Acuity each day, to and from

Recommended airport: Chicago O'Hare 

If you would like other hotel recommendations, please call Nici Juneau at 800-605-4448, ext. 266 or email her.

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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. Stay tuned for a full list of seminars and training opportunities at the year's event. In the meantime, members can register here.