This course is for people who work or want to work in the commercial lighting industry. It centres on the Dialux lighting design program, and takes participants from the basics to the more advanced features of the program. It also deals with energy-efficient lighting, and introduces participants to emergency lighting requirements.
Important commercial lighting skills include:
Installing and setting up DIALUXBasic room design Irregular room design Furniture and other basic building elements Creating models for non-standard objects Office lighting Industrial buildings Car parks Exterior lighting e.g. roadwaysEnergy-saving lightingDimming and lighting control – including DALI Emergency lighting – introduction
Course Aims, Length and Entry
The course is people involved in commercial lighting – such as consultants, designers, electricians, lighting companies, architects, wholesalers and energy-efficiency companies. It runs for three hours one evening per week for 5 weeks.
Entry is open – no prior qualifications are required to enrol.
Certification:Participants receive the Griffin College Certificate in Lighting Design endorsed by Engineers Ireland.Members of Engineers Ireland qualify for CPD credit on completion of an assignment.