One Day Fundamental External Lighting LED Lighting Course

SEAI are hosting a one-day Fundamental External Lighting LED Course, the course will be presented by the Institute of Lighting Professionals and will provide leading edge information with regards to LED lighting, LED luminaire design, testing and the application of LED lighting in external areas. Attendees will also gain key knowledge in the specification, benefits and limitations of LED technology. This course is a must for those planning, designing or involved in the delivery of LED external lighting projects.

Who Should Attend?

Local Authority Engineers (with responsibility for external lighting), Engineers/staff from large campus type organisations, lighting designers, project engineers or anyone who makes informed decisions on the application of LED’s


The course duration is one day, and will consist of presentations, around areas such as LED operation, measurement, testing and the benefits and limitations of LED technology. The examples of the application of LED lighting in this course will focus on external lighting and roadways.

Attendees will learn about

  • The fundamentals of LEDs
  • Benefits
  • Limitations
  • Design criteria
  • Creating a specification
  • Running trials
  • Trial evaluation
  • Independent testing
  • Influencing business change
  • Evaluating lessons learned
  • Triple E LED criteria


9.30am   Registration, Tea & Coffee

10.00am Welcome and Introduction

10.35am Session 1. An Introduction to LED Technology

11.35am Break

11.50am Session 2. LED Measurement and Testing

1.00pm Lunch

1.45pm Session 3. Benefits and Applications

3.00pm Session 4. Current Limitations & the Future of LED

4.00pm Session 5Triple E LED criteria                                                                                                                                                                

4.20pm Conclusions, questions and close



Staff of public sector organisations that are members of SEAI’s Partnership Programme - €100

Non-partners and private sector organisations - €300


For more information and to register please contact

This course is Limited to 20 places. 

This course is subsidised by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland

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