This unit covers responding to customer request for the supply of effective and efficient luminaries and associated control and mounting apparatus. It encompasses working safely, a knowledge of luminaries, their application and parameters, energy efficiency and safety compliance requirements and regulations, interrogating customer requests, extracting information from manufacturer's catalogues and technical data and supplying the most appropriate and compliant fittings.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:


UEENEEG181A - Provide advice on effective and energy efficient lighting products


Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills and knowledge: - dealing with customer requests; - extracting information from manufacturers' catalogues and other technical data; - lighting and energy conservation; - lamp types where colour is important for functional or safety reasons; - luminaire types where glare or illumination level gradients may cause difficulty for vision or introduce safety problems; - regulatory requirements, and; - criteria for recommending the most appropriate light fittings (luminaires).

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