Light Sources and Luminaires

This course makes up part of the LIA Certificate, which provides a solid foundation of knowledge required for a career in the lighting profession over five consecutive days or a more flexible timetable. Please click here for further information.


A day-long course to develop awareness of the types of light sources and luminaries available. This includes both modern sources, and those sources which have historically been used which may still be encountered in day to day work.

Course Content

The Light Sources and Luminaires course covers:

  • Types of light sources and their uses, advantages and disadvantages
  • The operation and use of solid state lighting
  • How luminaires are constructed and classified
  • Considerations for retrofit of lighting systems
  • The future of light sources and luminaires


Is this course for you?

This course is suitable for anyone working across the lighting community.


Costs for onsite training (up to 10 delegates)

Member - £2750 + VAT

Non-member - £3250 + VAT


Upcoming dates for this course


28th February 2018

18th April 2018

23rd May 2018

27th June 2018





    For a full list of dates for all of our courses, please take a look at the schedule.



    About the supplier

    Lighting Industry Association

    The Lighting Industry Association’s mission is to strengthen the industry and promote the benefits of good quality lighting by representing all aspects of UK, EU and international legislation and standards at the highest level whilst protecting the interests of both the public and members.

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