Fundamentals of Lighting

Fundamentals of Lighting – Evening Course

To be environmentally responsible, the Vancouver Section does not provide the IES FOL-15 course material. You will be required to purchase the IES Fundamentals of Lighting Student Edition course material from the IES website (if you want a hardcopy, please be aware that it takes about 3 weeks to arrive). Hardcopy: www.ies.org Follow the instructions on the...

Fundamentals of Lighting

2021 Fundamentals of Lighting Course

Dates: April 20th, 2021-May 20th, 2021 on Tuesday & Thursday Nights 4:00PM – 6:30PM PDT Course Overview: This five-week virtual in-person course provides participants with an introduction to the fundamentals of illumination. It gives a comprehensive overview of basic lighting principles, lamp and luminaire types, lighting calculations, and controls, as well as functional and...

Avoiding NLC Deployment Pitfalls

Date: April 29th at 12pm PST. Speaker: Steve Mesh Networked Lighting Control (NLC) systems have gotten simpler and easier to install and commission. Even so, these are still systems with a variety of parts that must be installed correctly in order for the NLC to work properly. In this presentation, we’ll review a research...

“How Low Can We Go?”: The OAA’s Journey to Net Zero

Date: May 27th at 12pm PST Speaker: Deborah Gottesman Is it possible to achieve net zero and maintain good design? Energy efficiency is often equated with strictly engineered solutions and utilitarian approaches that sacrifice aesthetics. This does not have to be the case. The renovation of the Ontario Association of Architects’ Headquarters building targeted...