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Eaton Celebrates 25 Years in Education at its SOURCE Lighting Center, 2016 Classes Available for Professionals and Students


February 4, 2016
By Business Wire News

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga.

Power management company Eaton announced its 2016 calendar of classes is available at its SOURCE Lighting Education Center, the industry’s leading lighting educational facility offering lighting workshops, symposiums and an interactive, hands-on learning experience. The facility, which is celebrating 25 years this year, teaches lighting education to professionals and students, offering a wide variety of seminars designed to broaden the understanding of lighting and its applications.

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Eaton's SOURCE Lighting Education Center, celebrating 25 years this year, offers seminars designed t ...

Eaton’s SOURCE Lighting Education Center, celebrating 25 years this year, offers seminars designed to broaden the understanding of lighting and its applications. (Photo: Business Wire)

Located at Eaton’s lighting headquarters in Peachtree City, Georgia, the SOURCE has educated over 150,000+ professionals and students including lighting and interior designers, architects, utilities personnel, facility managers, retail planners, electrical contractors, energy-saving companies, engineers, distributors, builders, landscape architects, university students and end-users.

“Members of many professional organizations are required to earn some form of continuing education credits to stay current with their knowledge and skills and to maintain their professional standing,” said SOURCE Manager Rebecca Hadley-Catter, Eaton’s Lighting Division. “The SOURCE supports this nationally recognized measurement of accomplishment by providing seminars and workshops on the industry’s latest technologies, product solutions, codes and standards updates and trends, which are pre-certified educational opportunities to obtain such recognition.”

Current available seminars/workshops for 2016, at a glance, are:

     
February 24 – 26: Lighting Fundamentals/Lighting Basics
 
March 3 – 4: Healthcare Lighting Solutions Workshop
 
March 10 – 11: LED Exterior Lighting Solutions
 
April 13 – 15: Lighting Fundamentals/Lighting Basics
 
May 18 – 20: LEDs Controls, New Technologies and Retrofits for Energy Efficient Solutions
 
June 2 – 3: Healthcare Symposium
 
June 9 – 10: LED Exterior Lighting Solutions
 
July 27 – 29: Lighting Fundamentals/Lighting Basics
 
August 15 – 16: LEDs & New Technology for Residential Lighting
 
September 8 – 9: Healthcare Lighting Solutions Workshop
 
September 14 – 16: Lighting Fundamentals/Lighting Basics
 
October 5 – 7: LEDs Controls, New Technologies and Retrofits for Energy Efficient Solutions
 
November 2 – 4: Lighting Fundamentals/Lighting Basics
 
November 10 – 11: LED Exterior Lighting Solutions
 
December 7 – 9: Lighting Fundamentals/Lighting Basics
 

For full course descriptions and additional information or to register, visit the SOURCE classes calendar.

In addition to these courses, the SOURCE can offer customized programs and timely updates of recent developments and technologies in the lighting industry. Please email The SOURCE for more information.

Eaton also holds a yearly lighting design competition for professions and students. Information on the SOURCE Awards can be obtained at The LIGHTING reSOURCE.

For more information on Eaton’s lighting solutions, visit www.eaton.com/lighting.

Eaton delivers a range of innovative and reliable indoor and outdoor lighting solutions, as well as controls products specifically designed to maximize performance, energy efficiency and cost savings. Eaton lighting solutions serve customers in the commercial, industrial, retail, institutional, residential, utility and other markets.

Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.

Eaton
Karin Martin, 847-754-5699