Lighting Technology For Theatrical Lighting is a very solid primer into the basics of theater lighting. It's interactive in nature and allows you to get 3-D animations of lighting scenarios with topics such as dimmers, control boards and an in-depth study of color.
The CD even includes a reference section with handy information such as a glossary, charts of beam and field angles, power formulas to determine safe electrical loads, photometrics, lamp information and more. You'll be able to work at your own pace on topics such as the physics of light, how electricity works, how different lighting instruments are used to manipulate light, how to safely use electricity and even how to troubleshoot problems in your lighting system.
If you are planning a career in lighting, this CD-Rom gives you the opportunity to get some experience and knowledge that will help you on the job.