Credit(s) earned on completion of this course will be
reported to AIA CES for AIA members. Certificates of
Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA
members are available upon request.
This course is registered with AIA CES for
continuing professional education. As such, it does
not include content that may be deemed or
construed to be an approval or endorsement by the
AIA of any material of construction or any method or
handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any
material or product.
Questions related to specific materials, methods, and services will
be addressed at the conclusion of this presentation.
Speaker: Diana Mesh, IES, DLF of HTA Lighting.
“LEDs Demystified for Interior Designers”
LED terminology and technology explained in simple
concise terms to assist designers in selection of lighting
fixtures and lamps.
1. Basic Lighting terms for LEDs explained
2. LED color explained in detail
3. How LEDs work and why this affects your plans
4. How to understand light levels easily
5. LED fixture requirements explained
Color-”atmosphere”- why is it so lacking?
Reading a spec sheet- learning a new language
Wrong light levels- yes you are in the dark
Electrical field issues - not remotely interesting
CHIP ON BOARD AFTER MARKET
When LEDs are integral to
Lamps that simply screw in
or have a base to work with
an existing fixture that is not
LED by design