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April 15 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT
One event on 04-01-2121 at 5:30 pm
One event on 04-06-2121 at 5:30 pm
One event on 04-08-2121 at 5:30 pm
One event on 04-13-2121 at 5:30 pm
One event on 04-15-2121 at 5:30 pm
One event on 04-17-2121 at 8:00 am
This ten-module course provides participants with an introduction to the fundamentals of illumination. It gives a comprehensive overview of basic lighting principles, lamp and luminaire types, lighting calculations, and controls, as well as functional and aesthetic applications best practices. This course is ideal for architects, engineers, designers, contractors, sales reps, customer service reps, manufacturers, distributors, and students. A full description of each module will follow.
FOL 2021 will be held online via Zoom sessions. Attendance with audio and video is required. A recurring Zoom link will be sent out to registrants before the first session.
Pre-registration is required and registration fees must be paid in advance. Your registration fee includes all course materials, which you must pick up prior to Day 1. Pick up time and location to be announced.
Note – The IES FUNDAMENTALS OF LIGHTING ED-100 course is pass/fail. Students must attend a minimum of 80% of classes, participate in weekly quizzes and score 70% or better on a 40-question Final Exam.
Dates & Times
FOL 2021 will be held over a period of three weeks on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, ending with a Saturday “sprint” finish on April 17th.
- Week 1:
- Tuesday, March 30, 5:30 – 7:30 PM
- Thursday, April 1, 5:30 – 7:30 PM
- Week 2:
- Tuesday, April 6, 5:30 – 7:30 PM
- Thursday, April 8, 5:30 – 7:30 PM
- Week 3:
- Tuesday, April 13, 5:30 – 7:30 PM
- Thursday, April 15, 5:30 – 7:30 PM
- Saturday, April 17, 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Registration is now open! Sign up by February 19th before prices go up. Final registration closes March 29th*.
Early Bird Pricing
(ends February 19, 2021)
· $300 for IES Members
· $400 for Non-Members
· $100 for College Students with Approved ID
(registration closes March 29, 2021)
· $350 for IES Members
· $450 for Non-Members
· $125 for College Students with Approved ID
*To guarantee books and materials by the first class you must register by March 22, 2021.