Exterior Lighting Diploma Module A


17/09/2018 to 21/09/2018

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Draycote Hotel, London Road, Rugby, Warwickshire. CV23 9LF


Module A

This week, we take you through illuminance based highway lighting design. You will be grouped into a team with other students to learn from each other as well as our professionally qualified tutors. The module includes a site visit and group project.

  • What is light and how is it produced?
  • Eye, vision and colour
  • Light measurement units and calculation process
  • Intensity distribution
  • Exterior luminaire construction
  • Exterior luminaire design
  • Control gear including power supplies
  • Light sources – lamps and LEDs
  • Introduction to British Standard 5489, the code of practice for the design of road lighting and public amenity areas
  • Residential area street lighting design
  • Understanding scotopic, photopic and mesopic vision and SP ratios
  • Obtrusive light including light pollution
  • Road lighting design software introduction: Lighting Reality
  • CAD and area lighting
  • Fundamental electrics for highway lighting
  • High mast lighting
  • Best practice installations

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Angela Davies
Email: angela@theilp.org.uk
Telephone: 01788 576492
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