“Sign and Outdoor Solutions” eCourse

Online Lighting Courses Available via Universal University

NASHVILLE, Tenn.  – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., operated by Panasonic Lighting Americas, is now offering a Sign and Outdoor Solutions course through its Universal University online education program.thumbnail_sign and outdoor course

This new course aims to provide an overview of the outdoor lighting market, discusses magnetic-to-electronic conversions, offers comprehensive product solutions for common applications and provides resources for additional information.

“There are a lot of questions about replacing magnetic sign products, and we want installers to know there are simple solutions on the market,” said Susan Phillips, director of marketing at Universal Lighting Technologies. “Universal helps you replace and upgrade from magnetic to electronic with a variety of replacement options and the benefit of increased efficiency for your facility.”

Universal, supported by an in-house LED design team and decades of experience developing ballasts and drivers, is emphasizing performance and energy efficiency in its comprehensive line of new sign products.

The new Universal University course introduces enrollees to sign and outdoor solutions, presents installation example videos, and highlights the numerous advantages of LED technology including energy efficiency, longer lifespan, color consistency and greater dimming functionality.

Universal University currently offers nine educational courses, free to lighting professionals, covering a variety of topics related to lighting solutions and LED replacement options. The courses are shared via BlueVolt, an easy-to-use online education interface. To learn more about Universal University or to view course options visit go.bluevolt.com/unvlt/Home.

For more information about Universal Lighting Technologies and its comprehensive line of products visit www.unvlt.com.

 About Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc.

Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc., a subsidiary of the Panasonic Group, operates Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. and Douglas Lighting Controls, two market leaders in the industry. Universal Lighting Technologies, based in Nashville, Tennessee, engineers LED solutions for commercial lighting applications as well as LED, linear fluorescent, compact fluorescent, HID, and eHID components. Douglas Lighting Controls, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, develops innovative controls systems and works to engineer energy-efficient, easy-to-install digital lighting-control solutions for commercial buildings, campuses and sports complexes throughout North America. Together, Douglas and Universal, provide customers with the most advanced lighting controls and LED components available today.