COMMERCIAL LIGHTING DESIGN – DIALUX – Engineers Ireland

COMMERCIAL LIGHTING DESIGN / DIALUX COURSE

Lighting adds emotion to spaces and makes the difference between a mere building and a vibrant, living place where people meet and interact with each other.

Our Commercial  Lighting Design course shows participants how to use the DIALUX lighting design program, from installation of software, basic room design through to irregular rooms with furniture and other basic building elements; offices, industrial buildings, car parks and roadways; incorporating CAD drawings into DIALUX; emergency lighting; energy-saving lighting control systems (analog and digital), and spill lighting control.

Course Syllabus

Software - Dialux Part 1
Introduction to the program
Sample lighting designs
Rectangular and non-rectangular layouts

Software - Dialux Part 2
Importing and using CAD drawings
Overlaying luminaires on CAD layer
Exporting finished lighting plans

Software - Dialux Part 3
Room elements
Furniture
Creating non-standard objects
3D Rendering and outputting images
Creating video files

Software - Dialux Part 4
Offices
Industrial Buildings
Car parks / Public roadway lighting
Sports pitches
Offices

Lighting Control/Energy-Saving/Emergencies
Switching and dimming Presence and daylight sensing
Analog and DALI ballasts and dimming Introduction to Emergency Lighting
Commercial Lighting Design

No Examinations
One of the benefits of the course is that there is no examination.

Course Duration and Entry
The course runs over two full days.

Entry is open - no prior qualifications are required to join the course.

Certification

Participants receive the Griffin College Certificate in Commercial Lighting Design.

In some countries the course is recognised by professional engineering institutions for Continuous Professional Development (CPD). For example, Engineers Ireland grant CPD Credits for the course.