NXT Level Lighting Training


Welcome to the region’s most comprehensive lighting training. NXT Level training is free, online and available on-demand to empower lighting professionals with the knowledge to better design, sell, and install more advanced commercial and industrial lighting retrofits.

The only lighting training backed by Northwest utilities, this training helps individuals and companies distinguish themselves with a NXT Level designation while taking advantage of a host of market benefits, including:

  • Joining the exclusive NXT Level Designation List
  • Gaining access to special utility promotions and opportunities*
  • Staying up-to-date in the ever-changing lighting industry
  • Learning to align customer projects with utility incentives
  • Understanding associated energy efficiency trends and codes

Apply now as an individual or company, or learn more about qualifying for, applying for, and maintaining your NXT Level designation as an individual or company. For more information, check out our FAQ page or click here for terms and conditions.

*Utility benefits will vary throughout the region. Please check with representatives from your local utility to see how they’re encouraging participation in NXT Level.

Level 1 Course Overview

NXT Level 1 is broken into six modules, each focusing on a different aspect of the lighting retrofit market. The curriculum provides lighting professionals with a comprehensive understanding of every aspect of a lighting retrofit project.

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Looking for Puget Sound NXT Level 2?

Building on the lighting techniques and technologies delivered in NXT Level 1, NXT Level 2 equips lighting professionals with an advanced curriculum to further differentiate themselves in a crowded market. NXT Level 2 is rolling out in Puget in November with additional trainings being added throughout the region in 2019.

Join NXT Level 2