Home / Professional / Landscape Lighting / Certifications Landscape Lighting Certifications Professional Certifications Mission of AOLP The Association of Outdoor Lighting Professionals mission is to establish standards, educate industry professionals and increase awareness of the outdoor lighting industry. Purpose of AOLP To endeavor to raise to the highest degree the standards, ethics and practices of the outdoor lighting industry To promote the use of architectural and landscape outdoor lighting by consumers and lighting professionals To broaden public understanding of the importance of the outdoor lighting industry To educate consumers, contractors and architects about the use of outdoor lighting To acquire from public sources, preserve and disseminate data and valuable business information relative to the outdoor lighting industry To participate in activities that enhance the industry To hold meetings and conferences for the education of its members Leaders in Standards Conformance At Kichler, each lighting fixture is evaluated in accordance with national safety standards. Standards are recognized by The American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Kichler’s Product Certification department is responsible for ensuring that all products meet or exceed requirements defined by these standards. Testing is carried out in Kichler’s own on-site certified laboratory, which maintains accreditation under both the UL Client Test Data Program and the CSA Shared Certification Program.