This course does not contain the final exam. Students must register for the exam (PY109.06) separately in STEPP and will receive credit for the course upon receiving a passing score.

Description: This course provides the student with a basic comprehension of exterior security lighting to include definition, purpose, planning considerations, and application for the protection of Department of Defense (DoD) assets.

Course Resources: Access this course's resources

Learning Outcomes: Students shall demonstrate comprehension of the definition, purpose, and types of exterior security lighting for the protection of DoD assets.

Delivery: eLearning

Length: 1.25 hours

Target Audience: DoD civilian and military personnel as well as industry contractors with physical security responsibilities.

Number of Student per Course: N/A


  • Clearance Requirement: N/A
  • Attendance Requirement: N/A
  • Exam Requirements:A passing grade of 75% on the final exam (PY109.06) allows students to print a certificate of successful completion.

Prerequisites: N/A

Credits Recommended/Earned

  • ACE Credit Recommendation: (What's this?) In association with PY201.01
  • Professional Development Units per SPeD: 3

Additional System Requirements: Internet Explorer 6.0, Flash Player 8, Internet bandwidth connection (DSL or better), Display 1024 x 768, Audio (16-bit sound card), Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.

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CDSE courses are intended for use by Department of Defense and other U.S. Government personnel and contractors within the National Industrial Security Program.