Advanced Course for Lighting Design - Level I

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Advanced Course for Lighting Design - Level I 

Course Description:

This course is intended to prepare the target persons with the ability to understand Lighting design basics and recognize different methods for lighting design.

The target Persons:

Design engineers, new graduate engineers, under graduate engineering students, site field engineers, maintenance engineers and technicians.

Skills Development:

On completion of this course the target person will be able to: 

  • Understand the concepts, terminology and basics for lighting design, 

  • Use different methods for lighting design, 

  • Understand lighting design requirements for different activates, 

  • Use different software programs for lighting design. 

  • Use different worksheets and calculators for lighting design, 

  • Design a lighting branch circuit. 

Course Outline

  • Interior lighting design methods: 

  1. Lumen (Room Cavity) method, (Part One) (Part Two)
  2. Point by point method,
  3. Watts per square foot method.

  • Lighting design for indoor activates like: 
  1. Residential Facilities,
  2. Office Facilities,
  3. Health care Facilities,
  4. Warehouses Facilities,
  5. Industrial  Facilities,
  6. Commercial Facilities,
  7. Common and public spaces.

  • Lighting design for Outdoor activates like: 
  1. General lighting 
  2. Accent lighting
  3. Orientation lighting
  4. Floodlighting (Part One) (Part Two) (Part Three) (Part Four)
  5. Street & Roadway lighting 
  6. Sports lighting

  • Outdoor lighting design Methods:
  1. The point-by-point method, 
  2. The beam-lumen method, which include: IES method & CIE method. 
  3. Isolux Diagram Method, 
  4. Computer Aided Design.

  • Emergency lighting design 

  • Software programs for Indoor lighting design like: 

  1. Dailux 
  2. Calculux (Part One) (Part Two) (Part Three) (Part Four) (Part Five) (Part Six) (Part Seven)
  3. Relux 

  • Worksheets, tools and calculators for Indoor lighting design:

  1. GE Lighting Assistant 3.0
  2. Siemens lighting calculator
  3. Internal lighting calculator
  4. The Lighting Calculator Ver.2.20

  • Software programs for Outdoor lighting design like:

  1. Visual Professional Edition 2.6 (Part One) (Part Two) (Part Three) (Part Four) (Part Five) (Part Six)
  2. CalcuLux Area 
  3. DiaLux Red Version

  • Design a Lighting Branch Circuit. 

the next course will be Course Light-3 : 
Advanced Course for Lighting Design - Level II.


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