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ILP Fundamental Street Lighting Course 2024

16 April 2024 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Everything you wanted to know about street lighting but may have been afraid to ask!

A course for street lighting engineers filled with information, practical advice and description of the issues with details of the options available. Everything you wanted to know about street lighting but may have been afraid to ask

AN ESSENTIAL COURSE FOR
A course for street lighting engineers filled with information, practical advice and description of the issues with details of the options available.

YOU WILL TAKE AWAY AN UNDERSTANDING OF

You might not have had the opportunity for formal training on these subjects – we aim to make sure you have the practical knowledge and experience you need to add to your competency in four key areas:

Lighting and the law, risk management and lighting units

  • The laws relating to the provision and maintenance of lighting
  • Risk, risk assessments and risk management
  • The eye, how we see, rods and cones and the S/P ratio
  • Lighting units, what they mean and how they are used

Electrical supplies, unmetered energy and switch regimes

  • How is electricity generated, transmitted and distributed?
  • DNO’s, IDNO’s and ICP’s
  • Switch regimes, clocks, photocells and PECU arrays
  • Unmetered energy, how it is traded, ELEXON, BSCP and more

Equipment specification, lighting design and electrical design

  • What to look out for in equipment specification, photometry and LED testing
  • Identifying lighting user groups, their needs and lighting class selection
  • Electrical units, power and power factor
  • Basic electrical design issues and installations

Inventories, inspection and testing and lighting policy development

  • The importance of inventory and what information to keep
  • Examines inspection and testing issues and techniques
  • Light meters and light measurement checks
  • Building on the whole course to examine the decisions around policy development

TIMETABLE

  • 10.00 Welcome and Introduction
  • 10.15 Lighting and the law, risk management and lighting units
  • 11.15 Refreshments
  • 11.30 Electrical supplies, unmetered energy and switch regimes
  • 12.30 Lunch
  • 13.15 Equipment specification, lighting design and electrical design
  • 14.45 Refreshments
  • 15.00 Inventories, inspection and testing and lighting policy development
  • 16.00 Conclusions, questions and close

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Venue

Institution of Lighting Professionals
Regent House, Regent Place
Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 2PN United Kingdom

The ILP seeks to be as inclusive as possible, so if you have any concerns about applying for membership / attending our Exterior Lighting Diploma courses, LDC local events or our one-day courses for whatever reason please let us know and we will try to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that you can fully engage with the ILP.