This unit covers advising customers on energy efficient lighting for ambient and aesthetic effects. It encompasses a basic knowledge of lighting principles, light source types, effects of colour, visual perception and interpreting manufacturers' technical data and documenting advice given.

Unit details

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


UEENEEG181A - Provide advice on effective and energy efficient lighting products

UEENEEG182A - Supply effective and efficient lighting products for domestic and small commercial applications


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: - colour of light sources; - colour rendering index; - effects of surface texture; - visual perception; - effects of indirect light; - diffused light; - psychology of lighting, perception and mood; - function of ambience, and; - control of lighting levels.

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