Aug 30, 2016

EXPAND your lighting knowledge.


The IES is committed to the ongoing development and delivery of cutting-edge education for lighting professionals. Available through modern learning modalities, as well as in-person courses, our educational opportunities are designed to share expertise across our community, provide practical, relevant information, and cover a broad range of topics from inspiration to science. IES education is free for members, and accessible from anywhere in the world.

With over 300 programs available across 12 core topics, the IES provides learning opportunities through live webinars, on-demand learning, videos, multi-module courses, live workshops, podcasts and more. Click on a topic below to view our available on-demand education programs.

Codes & Standards



Energy Efficiency

Light & Color

Lighting Basics

Lighting Controls

Lighting History

Lighting Measurement

Maintenance & Economics

Outdoor Lighting


IES education is made possible by contributions from Acuity Brands.

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