• Pacific Energy Center (map)
  • 851 Howard St
  • San Francisco, CA, 94103
  • United States

The IES San Francisco is offering a newly updated Fundamentals of Lighting course at the Pacific Energy Center starting Wednesday, September 23, 2015, and continuing most Wednesdays through Nov. 18th (see schedule below) from 6:00 – 9:00 pm.  It will be taught by Leslie Davis, past President IES SF and Principal, Leslie Davis Lighting Design, and by Linda Sanford, lighting designer at Auerbach-Glasow-French (Oct. 2015).

This class is great for anyone entering the lighting field, building or landscape design, or eager to increase their technical lighting knowledge. The course has expanded to 8 sessions, and will cover technical and practical aspects of lighting and lighting design, with examples and discussions of applications throughout the second half of the course.  The Pacific Energy Center is again providing the Lighting Classroom for our use and we gratefully use it to demo many products, and show examples of lighting characteristics such as color, techniques and light properties.

The 8 session IES Fundamentals of Lighting course, covering vision, physics of lighting, color, light and health, light sources and devices, daylighting, luminaires, controls, metrics, overview of calculations, codes/standards, lighting design process and professional practice, and sustainability.  Interior and exterior lighting applications discussed throughout.

Where: Pacific Energy Center
851 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
When: Wednesdays, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Dates: September 23
September 30
October 7
October 14
October 21
October 28
November 4
(No class on November 11 due to holiday)
November 18
Cost: $300 per person (includes downloadable text - Fundamentals of Lighting binder)

For questions on the course please contact Linda Sanford linda.sanford@gmail.com