LED Technologies—Understanding and Evaluating the Right Technology for Outdoor and Indoor Applications

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Organisation profile

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.

Training aim

To give insights into LED Technologies and its uses in indoor and outdoor applications

Learning objectives

  • Learn about the latest in discreet LED optical lighting systems
  • Review technologies utilising advanced waveguide technologies to minimise light source brightness, without sacrificing efficiency or long life
  • Optical and dimming and switching controls topologies will be discussed

Course outline

We will examine the fundamental ways in which Light Emitting Diodes (LED’s) function, the various types of LED light delivery systems, and which technologies may be best suited for a variety of indoor and exterior architectural lighting applications. New LED standards will be explored and explained to better help the consultant determine what performance metrics are important or relevant for various applications. Common questions, pitfalls and concerns on new LED systems will be discussed

Trainer's profile


Having taken the apprentice route Graham has over 45 years’ experience in the UK Lighting industry covering many areas of the industry including testing, product development, design, production and sales, and has City& Guilds qualifications in Advanced Lighting and Electronics.

Graham is currently Lighting Technical Manager for Eaton in the UK with responsibility for new technologies and ensuring Eaton Lighting is compliant with product and application standards.

Course duration

45 mins - 60 mins

Assessment & certification

CPD Hours

Who should attend

Consultants, Engineers, Contractors, Facility Managers