Tunable Lighting and Tunable White Light

Course Summary

This course examines how LED technology has revolutionized lighting choices. It reviews new options in light color palette, lighting control, and luminaire tailoring and examines emerging concepts regarding Correlated Color Temperature, the non-visual impacts of CCT and spectrum, and the impact of tuning white light on human comfort. Attendees will gain an understanding of these options and be able to apply them to new lighting designs.


Learning Objectives

Attendees will:

  • Analyze the role of ambient lighting

  • Define the key parameters of tailored lighting

  • Investigate the benefits of tunable white light including choices of preference, healthier interiors, and the human dynamics of color and energy

  • Examine which populations benefit from light colors that correspond to natural daily illumination

  • AIA Continuing Education
  • NCQLP Certified