Title 24 Part 6 Essentials - Standards and Technology for Office Lighting

04/26/2017

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Pipe Trades Training Center

780 Commercial St

San Jose, CA 95112

This intermediate class is for professionals who design, specify, and/or inspect lighting installations in new and remodeled commercial office spaces. Class participants will gain a firm understanding of current code requirements for office lighting under Title 24, Part 6. The curriculum includes an overview of current lighting technologies, including LED luminaires.
At the close of the class, attendees should be able to:

Effectively apply the Title 24 Building Energy Efficiency Standards code requirements specific to lighting for office applications. 
Identify mandatory and prescriptive Standards’ requirements, apply compliance methodology, and procedures in professional practice. 
Identify current lighting technologies and controls, including LED luminaires, that are available to fulfill code requirements. 
Review major lighting-related updates and new sections in the 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards code. 
Access resources through utility and lighting technology training centers for continued professional development. 
This class will be taught by an industry professional from the California Lighting Technology Center, UC Davis.

Agenda:

Introduction & Safety Announcements
Why Do We Have Lighting in Title 24, Part 6?
Lighting 101
Code Compliance Overview
Mandatory Measures
Wrap-up, Q&A, Post-course evaluation


Objective:
The objective is that at the conclusion of this educational program, participants will:

Effectively apply the Title 24 Building Energy Efficiency Standards code requirements specific to lighting for office applications. 
Identify current lighting technologies and controls, including LED luminaires, that are available to fulfill code requirements.
Review major lighting-related sections in the 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards code.
Identify mandatory and prescriptive Standards’ requirements, apply compliance methodology, and procedures in professional practice.
Access resources through utility and lighting technology training centers for continued professional development.

This course is worth 5.5. AIA continuing education units and is offered at no cost through PG&E's Energy Education Classes.

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Staff Contact

Nicole Graeber, LC

Senior Development Engineer
(530) 747-3847