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CRES50: Circadian Rhythm and Lighting Control (Schedule Session)

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CRES50: Circadian Rhythm and Lighting Control (Schedule Session)

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Course Description:

The circadian rhythm is an important natural body cycle, and light is an critical factor.  It allows us to concentrate during the day and helps us sleep at night. Lighting control allows us to sync or trick our natural rhythms for our benefit. Several control options are available to perform white-tuning and new standards provide incentives/guidelines to owners and their employee for deployment.

Learning Objectives: 

Understand what your natural circadian rhythm is and how lighting control can affect it

Learn about the several lighting control options available to tune color temperature to match or trick the circadian rhythm

Discover the interfaces available for manual override and programming possible for automatic shifting

Preview the Well Building Standard and learn the compliance paths to certification


Length: 1 Hour

Program: CRES50

Credits: 1 LU/HSW

Target: Architect, Engineer, Electrical Contractor, Electrical Distributor

Cost: Free


Health Safety Welfare: Yes

Sustainable Design: Yes

IESNA Lighting Certification (LC): Yes, 1 LEU (NCQLP’s 1.0 Continuing Education Lighting Course/1.1 AIA Courses)

USGBC’s LEED Green Associate and LEED AP with Specialty: Yes, LEED "Green building task" credit, not "LEED-specific task"

NCEES Professional Engineer (PE): Dependent on individual state’s acceptance of AIA courses

ASID/IDCEC: Not formally approved at this time

More Information: 1.855.263.8754