Do you love a challenge? – Are you a ‘Hands On’ do it yourself kind of person?
There maybe many reasons why you would like to know more about Lighting Design. You may be a self builder, you might be an interior designer who would like to add an extra string to your bow or you may just love lighting and design and want to expand your knowledge and skills.
Whatever the reason, this easy to follow course will teach everything you need to deliver inspiring lighting designs including all the technical knowledge for ensuring a smooth implementation of every project.
– Create stunning lighting designs
– Understand and specify different types of lights, fittings and accessories
– Produce professional drawings & specifications for clients, builders and electricians
– Liaise with clients and tradesmen and troubleshoot installations with confidence
In-depth value for money training
This comprehensive course covers all you need to know – the course contains five modules. You can even follow the course with your own project.
Each module contains work books, instructional videos, examples, tips and tricks to help you understand and retain this valuable information. You will find quizzes and activities throughout to test your progress and keep the course lively and interesting.
Modules include: The Main Principles of Lighting Design – Creating Your Lighting Plan – Creating Your Lighting Specification – How to Site Manage the Lighting Installation
Work at your own pace
You log on at a time to suit you, 24 hours a day, work for as long as you want. When you return, the course starts up from where you left off. You plan your own study schedule to complete each module.
You’re never alone with Getting Light Right
Chat to other students in the forum, e-mail Sam. There is always help and support.
With 18 years as a Lighting Consultant and her own thriving consultancy Sam is the perfect instructor to take you through every aspect of Lighting Design.
Previously Sam designed and delivered professional training courses giving her the experience to bring this subject alive helping you to absorb and remember this fascinating material.
“Sam’s training techniques are second to none, her knowledge and support have been wonderful. I really enjoyed doing her online course and learnt an awful lot about lighting which I believe will help my interior design business in the future.”
– Anne Sowerby, Sassy Property Styling
“ … it is so much more than popping a few table lamps in a room. Samantha Coles and her wonderful course helped me to not only understand the jargon but more importantly, the reason why and where we use certain elements and how they will enhance the space they are used in.
If you want to learn about lighting I can wholeheartedly endorse this course.”
– Annie Doherty
Value for Money
You have access for the life of the course
The course will be regularly updated to reflect new legislation, electrical regulations and new developments in the industry, so you will always be completely up to date. Keep returning to refresh your knowledge.
Take advantage of Sam’s years of experience.
– Use her valuable tips and experience to save you time
– Download her complete set of lighting symbol to use in your projects
– Download her specification spreadsheet to use when specifying lighting products
– Download her valuable index of lighting terms for easy reference. Print it out and take on site as a handy ‘crib sheet’
– Find out where to source CAD plans if you do not use CAD
and much more …
Welcome to Getting Light Right – Introduction to the course
The Language of Light and Site
Types of Lamps and Caps
You Need a Plan
The Four Main Types of Lighting
The Main Types of Light Fitting
How to Select the Right Products for the Job
Lighting Symbols Table
Designing to Your Budget
Creating a Lighting Specification
A Visual Reminder
Module 4 – On site meetings
Each lesson includes a video instruction with workbooks that can be printed out for future reference and worksheets to be completed. Also included are extra features such as a valuable Lighting Symbol table and Lighting Presentation Spreadsheet. These are tried and tested to save you time when producing your own designs. Throughout the course there are short quizzes to test your understanding and help you remember the information. There is always help and advice in the on-line group, so you are never on your own.
You are building the perfect house, you want the lighting to be perfect but dont have the budget for a lighting professional. Take this course and become the professional.
You know the impact of great lighting design. Stop outsourcing this valuable business. This course contains professional lighting design theory plus all the technical knowledge you need.
“I have completed the online course ‘Getting Light Right’ which was very insightful, packed full of information … The software used was very easy to navigate, clearly presented and user friendly”
– Chantal Fauchard-Newman, Cranberryhome Ltd