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EPEC LIGHTING

This niche takes all of the product knowledge and sales skills from Bronze, Silver, and Gold to create one level detailing only lighting and controls. 

If you or your team members are ready to begin EPEC complete the registration form. After each student submits a registration form you can purchase EPEC from the eStore.

REGISTER FOR EPEC LIGHTING

Need help? Contact EPEC@naed.org.

Recommended Student/Audience: Recommended Audience: Associates focused on selling lighting products.

Prerequisites: EPEC Lighting Modules 1 - 5 should be taken in chronological order. 

Project Types: Lighting includes an introduction to electrical products, lighting basics, light sources and ballast, luminaires and calculations, and lighting applications and energy management.

Resources:

Course Outline [PDF]

Connect EPEC Forum [NAED login required]

Enhance Your Electrical Product Training with In-depth Lighting Courses!

This online kit of EPEC training consists of online modules, workbooks, blueprints, a capstone project and a final exam. EPEC introduces additional electrical products and their application along with a complete system analysis. 

EPEC

EPEC LIGHTING

 

This course introduction module explains the processes, training materials and other resources you will need to successfully complete EPEC Lighting.

MODULE 1: INTRO TO ELECTRICAL PRODUCTS

 

This module introduces students to a broad range of electrical products and how they interrelate in electrical systems. Students will gain a basic understanding of electricity, will be introduced to the EPEC Triangle, and analyze sample specifications while selecting products for an electrical product.

MODULE 2: BASICS OF LIGHT

 

This online module covers lighting basics such as lighting metrics, defining color, color temperature and learning to read the color-rendering-index (CRI). Students will be required to select lighting products and vendors as they create a cut package from set requirements and specifications.

MODULE 3: LIGHTING SOURCES

 

This online module focuses on light sources and ballast. Students will be taught the difference between lamp families, incandescent lamps, fluorescent lamps and light sources, understand a light bulb works, grasp the features of dimming and their benefits, recognize the specific features of High Intensity Discharge Lamps and the benefits of LED lamps.

MODULE 4: LUMINAIRES

 

This online module focuses on luminaires and calculations. Upon understanding the concepts and types of luminaires, students will discover outdoor characteristics and will be able to identify classifications based on distribution types. Lighting calculations include photometry and general layout.

MODULE 5: LIGHTING APPS AND ENERGY MANAGEMENT

 

This online module focuses on lighting applications and energy management in applications of residential, retail, office, outdoor, warehouse, industrial, and outdoor lighting. Ultimately, students will be able to comprehend how lighting designs are viewed as investments of capital.

CAPSTONE

FINAL EXAM

Students must score a 75% or higher to demonstrate a solid understanding of the concepts taught throughout the program.

CERTIFICATE

CERTIFICATE AND DIGITAL BADGE